Orthopedic Surgery

 

Orthopedic Department deals with tertiary pathology equipped with skillful staff and modern technology to facilitate swift patient recovery.  We work as a team and we apply international quality standard to serve our patents.  We are proud to be part of an organization accredited by very high standard international agency like JCIA and Magnet.  Despite being a small academic department, we provide comprehensive care to our patient with full cover of all sub-specialties. Recently, we became in-charge of sole management of spine beside other MSK pathology.  We are proud to be the first center creating regenerative medicine service in our nation to be sure we continue to be on the lead.  Presence of Bone Bank program make reconstructive surgery possible.  We exercise of every effort to increase the patient access through AMAP and outreach and increasing patient acceptance.  We are the center for disabled and metabolic bone disorder and osteoporosis.  Orthopedic Oncology outcome is similar to international center.  Orthopedic Department has multiple initiatives to improve patient care like Early Discharge, no show project, Virtual Clinic and Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery.  In summary, we are patient centered and we work towards full evidence based practice and highly sub-specialized practice, to which rigidly comply with the Hospital‘s mission of providing tertiary care treatment to all of its patients.  All our achievements will never happen without the generous MCA and the highest executive management support.

Achievements

      Orthopedic

  • MISS in spine and SIJ Pelvis
  • Extra Spine staff
  • Virtual Clinic - Satellite arthroscopy outreach unit
  • Regenerative Medicine Centre
  • Extra Space for Orthotic /Prosthetic Department
  • Extra two disabled children clinic
  • Stem cell surgery to enhance fusion in spine surgery and PRP Treatment
  • Magnetic lengthening of the nail in pediatric patients
  • More than 18,000 outpatients seen annually
  • More than 1,200 surgeries done annually
  • Procurement of state of the art OR equipment and latest Orthopedic implants
  • Affiliation Disabled Children Association (DCA) since 1990
  • Prince Sultan Humanitarian City through AMAP (Advanced Medical Alliance Program)
  • Increase OR Utilization
  • Capturing All Orthopedic Procedure (300 procedure in 1st Quarter 2015)
  • 3rd Recognition Day for Orthopedic
  • DIAA 2015
  • 1st International Regenerative Medicine in Orthopedic Surgery Symposium and Workshop
  • 5th Orthopedic Basic Orthopedic  Course

    Orthopedic Clinic / Ward
  • 100% Early Discharge project.
  • EMS Clinic
  • Recruitment of 3 Cast Technician
  • Streamlining Patient at Orthopedic Outpatient Clinic
  • Walk in Clinic
  • Gait Analysis in Orthopedic Clinic
  • Zero Pressure Ulcer

    Bone Bank
  • State of the Art Bone Bank service with more than 200 Bone transplants per year
  • Using Of BONE Bank Facility instead of Expensive Custom Made  Prosthesis
  • Bone Bank Extra Space

    Training program - Fellows / Residents
  • 5 Orthopedic residents pass the exam
  • 4 Accredited Clinical fellowship programs

 

Subsections 

  • Section of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Section of Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Section of Orthopedic Oncology
  • Section of Adult Spine

Accreditation or Awards 

  • MCA First Diamond Award 2015 –
  • For early Discharge Process/Patient Access Category and
  • Bone Bank Program for Innovation New Technology
  • Prof. Qasim Al Qasabi Organ Transplant Awards
  • 3 Daisy Awardees
  • Gold Palm Tree Awardees
  • Best Resident Research Award
  • Disabled Children Award 
  • Orthopedic Awareness Day award
  • Saudi Commission for Health Specialist Award

Contact Information

Department:                    011 - 442 7591/ 442 3820

Department Fax:              011- 442 7597