As we grow old, our muscles and skeletal systems continue to lose the strength and the agility it has during the youth. The aging process starts to show its signs in just about every aspect of our health, and musculoskeletal system is no different. Many various types of orthopedic treatment and surgeries can be prescribed today to get rid of any musculoskeletal issues. Orthopedic surgeons are specially trained to perform musculoskeletal related operations and diagnose patients suffering from muscles or bone related problems.
One of the common musculoskeletal procedures is arthroscopy that treats the problem using an arthroscope for the issues inside the joint. Joint replacement and shoulder replacement are also a commonly prescribed orthopedic procedure in which the damaged joint is replaced with the plastic surface or a metal tool that imitates the real joint and helps with the natural recovery and enhances the motion of the injured area. It helps the patients to use the damaged joints normally like without any hindrance in the movement. Metal plates, pins, plastic surfaces, and pins are used during the bone fracture repair and are performed when the patient has his or her bone broken.
Greg Finch is one of the most famous orthopedic surgeons in Australia and practices at Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service. He has done his MBBS from the University of Auckland and currently resides in Queensland, Australia. Greg Finch’s specialty lies in spinal surgery and disc replacement and has successfully treated hundreds of patients over the years. Before working with Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service, Greg Finch has worked with Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Shriners Hospitals For Children and Royal Perth Hospital. Greg Finch thoroughly analyzes the problems of the patient before diagnosis and makes sure that the patient achieves full recovery in a short period.