Orthopaedics

Orthopaedics

Bones & Joints, Musculoskeletal, Disorders of the bone and joint - Orthopedic surgery or orthopedics, also spelled orthopedic [s], is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders.

Second Medic provides covered dependents (and also parents and parents-in-law) with second opinion services when Orthopedic consultancy is required. 

When does an Orthopedic second opinion make sense?

  1. An Orthopedic second opinion makes sense when your doctor doesn’t have the required specialist knowledge for your condition.
  2. An Orthopedic second opinion makes sense when various doctors have given you different recommendations and you need help making a decision.
  3. An Orthopedic second opinion makes sense when you haven’t received a clear diagnosis or therapy recommendation.
  4. An Orthopedic second opinion makes sense when your doctor has recommended a major operation and you want to make sure that it’s the best way to help you.
  5. An Orthopedic second opinion makes sense when you feel that you haven’t been given enough information about your planned treatment.
  6. An Orthopedic second opinion makes sense when the suggested treatment promises no significant improvement to your condition.
  7. An Orthopedic second opinion makes sense when you want to find out if there are other treatment options you can pursue.

How It Works

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Step 1
Register & Ask your questions.
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Step 2
Send your investigations securely through our websiteShare your symptoms and upload reports.
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Step 3
Experience collaborative care by receiving clear diagnosis and treatment plan