Kangwon National University Hospital



Orthopedic Surgery

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The Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery treats diseases or injuries on all structures of the spine and limbs, such as bones, blood vessels, nerves, tendons, muscles and ligaments.

The Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery is divided into the fields of arthroplasty and arthroscopic surgery for the knee and hip joints, surgery for spinal diseases, diseases of shoulder joints, elbow joints, hand and foot joints, fractures and malunion and sports injuries. In each field, surgical treatments are actively being provided.

  • Target Diseases
    • Knee and Hip Joints : Degenerative arthritis, ischemic necrosis, fracture, arthroplasty
    • Spinal Diseases : Herniated disc, spinal stenosis, degenerative spinal diseases
    • Injury and Inflammation : Fractures, malunion, inflammatory diseases, diabetic foot
    • Shoulder and Elbow Joints : Rotator cuff diseases, frozen shoulder, tennis elbow, shoulder instability
    • Diseases in Hands and Feet : Injuries, congenital malformation, carpal tunnel syndrome, pes planus
    • Arthritis : Rheumarthritis, gouty arthritis
    • Sports injuries