Movement is an integral part of human life, one of the most important functions of our body, which is carried out due to the work of the musculoskeletal system. Violation of its functioning can cause irreversible consequences, therefore it is so important to consult a specialized orthopedic surgeon in time.

When to see an orthopedic doctor?

An orthopedic doctor perfoms the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system that includes the skeleton, ligaments (fibrous tissue that bind the bone structure), muscles, tendons (the part of the tissue responsible for their fixation to the bones) and fascia (connective tissue, which covers various structures of the body). Symptoms of diseases of the musculoskeletal system include pains, violation of function or sensitivity.

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What are the most common diseases of the musculoskeletal system?

The most common diseases of the musculoskeletal system that the orthopedist treats are the following:

• Arthrosis (deformation of the articular cartilage);

• Spondylosis (changes in the spine);

• Rheumatoid arthritis (inflammation of the joints);

• Enthesopathy (inflammation of the tissues around the joint);

• Gouty arthritis (an inflammatory process in the joints due to improper metabolism), etc.

What is the cost of orthopedic surgery in Ukraine?

Planning orthopaedic surgery abroad? Thinking about getting knee or hip replacement in Kyiv, Ukraine? Considering hallux valgus (bunion) in Ukraine? UA Destination is here to help.

Procedure Price, EUR
Knee replacement from 3500
Hip replacement from 3500
Hallux valgus (bunion) from 750

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