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Understanding Bone Spurs And How To Treat Them

Understanding Bone Spurs And How To Treat Them

As you go about your daily life, bone spurs sometimes form, occurring near your joints in response to injury or persistent joint and ligament stress. These growths can gradually worsen, causing discomfort and restricting your mobility. Keep reading to find out what bone spurs are, their symptoms, locations, diagnosis, and treatment options to a clearer idea before seeing an orthopaedic surgeon in Singapore.

What You Need To Know About Geriatric Fractures

What You Need To Know About Geriatric Fractures

In this article, we will delve into what you need to know about geriatric fractures, including risk factors, types of trauma, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options. If you or a loved one are experiencing symptoms or have concerns about geriatric fractures, consulting an orthopaedic doctor in Singapore is a prudent step toward proactive care and prevention.

Benefits Of Ankle Arthroscopy

Benefits Of Ankle Arthroscopy

For those grappling with persistent ankle pain and instability, the prospect of surgery can evoke both concern and hope. Luckily, medical advancements have birthed a minimally invasive technique: ankle arthroscopy. Using fibre optic cameras to diagnose and treat various ankle joint issues like an ankle ligament tear with precision, ankle arthroscopy offers a myriad of benefits.

Myths About Total Knee Replacements

Myths About Total Knee Replacements

When it comes to making informed decisions about medical procedures, it is essential to separate fact from fiction and a...

Partial vs Total Knee Replacements

Partial vs Total Knee Replacements

The knee is a large and complex joint that is constantly under enormous strain. It supports the weight of your...

5 Myths About Bunions Debunked

5 Myths About Bunions Debunked

Noticed a tiny protruding bump that has formed on the joint at the base of your big toe? You are...

How Would An Orthopaedic Surgery Benefit Me?

How Would An Orthopaedic Surgery Benefit Me?

Musculoskeletal conditions and injuries are very common and affect approximately 1.71 billion people worldwide. Symptoms can be short-lived or become...

Keeping Our Achilles Tendon Healthy

Keeping Our Achilles Tendon Healthy

The Achilles tendon consists of fibrous tissues that connect the calf muscles to the heel bones. It is cushioned by...

PRU Aptus Webinar

PRU Aptus Webinar

Health Insider Series: Powered by PRUPanel Connect by Prudential In partnership with Aptus & Novaptus Surgery Centre, we bring you...

Achilles Pain

Achilles Pain

My aunty has a heel pain problem, the pain goes where the Achilles tendon attaches to the heel bones, which...

Foot and Ankle Problems in Heel Wearers

Foot and Ankle Problems in Heel Wearers

Did you know that wearing high heels can potentially damage your feet? Christian Louboutin once said: “The higher the heels,...

How to Stop a Gout Attack

How to Stop a Gout Attack

What is gout and how can you ease a gout attack? What are the signs and symptoms of gout? Gout...

Bone & Joint Issues in Pregnancy

Bone & Joint Issues in Pregnancy

Certain orthopedic conditions are commonly seen in pregnant women. Though some may be normal occurrences in pregnancy, it is important...

Protecting my Bone

Protecting my Bone

Doctor, I am a middle-aged lady who slipped and fell in my office lobby as I was walking with my...

RUNNING INJURIES

RUNNING INJURIES

Q: I am a weekend warrior, I run a few hours to burn calories. Recently during my run, I developed...

Understanding Broken Bones in Children

Understanding Broken Bones in Children

Dr Kannan Kaliyaperumal, orthopaedic surgeon, talks about how to identify and treat fractures in children. What are the common types...

What is Bunion?

What is Bunion?

Dr K Kannan Bunions The right side has been operated on, in a patient with bilateral deformities. What is a...