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What Do Orthopedic Doctors Treat

What Do Orthopedic Doctors Treat

by Crystal (SU)
An orthopedic doctor treats musculoskeletal conditions. Musculoskeletal refers to bones, ligaments and tendons; therefore an orthopedic doctor treats an injury or condition affecting ligaments, tendons or bones. It is feasible that an orthopedic doctor can treat nearly every area of the body, since there are few areas where ligaments, tendons and certainly bones aren’t located.

 What are the Different Types of Orthopedic Doctors?

What are the Different Types of Orthopedic Doctors?

by Holly (SU)
Mitigating musculoskeletal maladies can be tricky for those suffering from them but understanding the difference between each doctor’s subspecialty will allow you to select the one right for you.

Pediatric Orthopedist vs. Adult Orthopedist

Pediatric Orthopedist vs. Adult Orthopedist

by Yenny (SU)
For the most part, the diseases that affect the musculoskeletal structure of the human body are pretty similar whether the patient is adult or a child from neonate (newborn) to adolescent. The skeletal system is anatomically the same and suffers the same kinds of ills.

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