Orthopedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Trauma Care

Mission of the Orthopedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Trauma Care Division

  • Provide care for surgery-related musculoskeletal injuries and disorders in adult patients, using surgical or conservative treatment, taking into account the services provided by other divisions of the HUG.
  • Provide care for adult patients with spinal trauma or diseases that do not involve medullary or neurological damage.
  • Provide care for adult patients with surgical injuries or disorders of the hand.
  • Provide rehabilitation and physical therapy for patients referred to the specialist Physical Medicine and Orthopedic Rehabilitation Unit.
  • Perform treatment and preventive actions for patients with sports-related musculoskeletal injuries.
  • Patients can be admitted or treated as outpatients, in an elective or emergency context.
  • The patients are given a referral consultation by their regular physician.

Related Website

Pediatric Orthopedics Division