One should consult with a family doctor regarding the best orthopedic surgeon. The yellow pages of a local phone directory would provide names and phone numbers of orthopedic surgeons.
To find the best orthopedic surgeons in Virginia please visit http://www.healthgrades.com/local-doctors-directory/by-specialty/orthopedic-surgery/virginia-va
Orthopedic surgeons work with anesthesiologists and surgical nurses
No a doctor doesn't do surgery's normally surgeons are specialised in surgery's
No, not all orthopedic doctors are orthopedic surgeons. Orthopedic surgeons are a specific type of orthopedic doctor who have completed additional training in surgery. Other types of orthopedic doctors may specialize in other areas such as sports medicine or physical therapy. But there may some orthopedic clinics that have both surgeons and doctors. For example, Atlanta Innovative Medicine has both specialized surgeons and doctors to provide best treatment. The location of Atlanta Innovative Medicine is here: Address: 8460 Holcomb Bridge Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30022, United States Phone: +17706282890
A hip osteotomy is performed in a hospital by surgeons who specialize in the treatment of hip disorders, such as reconstructive orthopedic surgeons, pediatric orthopedic surgeons, and physiatrists.
Orthopedic surgeons deal with issues relating to the bones. They genereally help older patients.
The American Academy of Orthopedic surgeons allows for a comprehensive list of member orthopedic surgeons by city and state. Additionally, I personally have contacted the local University Hospital for surgeon needs, and they usually have a list of associated surgeons as well. Moreso, most general practicioners also have a database of orthopedic surgeons, so you can contact your local family doctor.
California has 3073 practicing orthopedic surgeons. The following website will give you all the orthopedic surgeons in CA broken down by city. Look into it to find one nearest to you. www.healthgrades.com/local.../by.../orthopedic.../california-ca
Orthopedic surgeons in Texas make anywhere from 100,000 dollars a year to 450,000 dollars per year. An orthopedic surgeon is a bone specialist.
The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons reports that in 2003, there are 15,853 active fellows, 1,829 resident members, and 2,240 candidate members, for a total of 19,922 orthopedic surgeons in the United States.
I don't believe there are many orthopedic surgeons who would offer to perform surgery for free. However, you can definitely look for insurance to see if your surgery would be covered.