Orthopaedic care

The UPMC Salvator Mundi International Hospital Orthopedics Center has many specialized orthopedic physicians, experts in the treatment of different pathologies and in the use of innovative surgical techniques such as prosthetic robotic surgery.

The team works in conjunction with the best orthopedic specialists of UPMC Orthopedic Care in Pittsburgh, a center of excellence in advanced care programs and treatments for all musculoskeletal disorders.

Our orthopedic physicians are therefore interrelated with our American colleagues, as they share services, protocols, and consultations from the highly specialized international network of UPMC.

Diagnosis and treatment

The UPMC Salvator Mundi International Hospital Orthopedics Center guarantees rapid responses  throughout the patient’s clinical pathway: from the diagnostics to the therapeutic process, up to the recovery of a correct motor function. Diagnostic studies, targeted specialty consults, customized and minimally invasive clinical and surgical treatments, up to rehabilitation are available in a single facility. A team of radiologists, anesthesiologists and physical therapists collaborate to offer a complete clinical pathway to the patient, including post-operative care, up to his/her complete recovery. Experts from the UPMC Salvator Mundi International Hospital Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Center plan customized physical therapy, osteopathy and hydrokinesis therapy for the functional recovery in the post-operative and post-trauma period.

Treated diseases

  • Orthopedic disorders resulting from chronic degenerative diseases (e.g., rheumatoid arthritis) or congenital malformations
  • Problems resulting from sports or other trauma
  • Skeletal, bone, tendon, ligament lesions

Services

  • Highly specialized and minimally invasive procedures: hand (hand surgery), foot (foot medicine and surgery), hip, knee, shoulder, ankle surgery.
  • Post traumatic surgery
  • Prosthetic surgery
  • Regenerative orthopedic surgery
  • Robotic orthopedic surgery
  • Sports medicine
  • Trauma Center