Welcome to Dr Nakul Shah

Health Information Repository

Find reliable health information, FAQs & resources on topics of your interest

Showing topics for - Orthopedic Surgery

What causes ankle pain?
Arthritis Although Arthritis causing ankle pain is not as common compared to the degenerative changes in other joints, it can be quite painful. Ank...
Dr. Nakul Shah
Treatments of Knee Conditions
The surgical treatment options vary according to the different conditions. Common knee surgeries include: Diagnostic and therapeutic arthroscopies ...
Dr. Nakul Shah
Knee Arthritis
Arthritis is disease of a joint that may invlove pain, stiffness, swelling and/ or inflammation within the joint. The causes of knee joint arthriti...
Dr. Nakul Shah
Knee Conditions
Defination The knee is a joint that has three compartments. The thighbone (femur) meets the large shinbone (tibia) forming the main knee joint. Thi...
Dr. Nakul Shah
Treatments of Hip Conditions
The treatment depends entirely on the cause of the problem. Therefore, it is important that you understand the cause of your symptoms before embark...
Dr. Nakul Shah
Common Causes of Hip Pain
ArthritisArthritis, characterised by progressive wearing away of the cartilage of the joint, is among the most frequent causes of hip pain. While h...
Dr. Nakul Shah
Healthy bones
Cases of weak bones (osteoporosis) and life-changing fractures from falls are on the increase. Find out what you can do to keep your bones fit for purpose whatever your age.
NHS
Back pain
Find out how everyday standing and sitting habits can cause back pain and other ailments.
NHS
Trigger finger
Trigger finger is a condition that affects the tendons in the hand. When the affected finger or thumb is bent towards the palm, the tendon gets stuck and the finger clicks or locks. It's also known as stenosing tenosynovitis or stenosing tenovaginosis.
NHS
Traction
Traction is the use of weights, ropes and pulleys to apply force to tissues surrounding a broken bone. It's sometimes used to keep a broken leg in the correct position during the early stages of healing, or to ease the pain of a fracture while a person is waiting for surgery.
NHS
Tendonitis and other tendon injuries
Tendons are strong bands or cords of tissue that attach muscle to bone. They help move the bones and joints when muscles contract. The main types of tendon injury are: tendonitis – inflammation of a tendon
NHS
Scoliosis
Scoliosis is the abnormal twisting and curvature of the spine. It is usually first noticed by a change in appearance of the back.
NHS
Loading...
?
Ask Question
SmartSite created on AboutMyClinic.com
Site-Help | Disclaimer
Disclaimer: The information provided here should not be used during any medical emergency or for the diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition. The information is provided solely for educational purpose and should not be considered a substitute for medical advice.