What conditions or symptoms do VisitHealth’s orthopaedic team specialise in?
- Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis or bursitis
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Ligament tears, pain and sporting injuries
- Broken or fractured bones and joints
- Swollen, stiff, painful joints or limbs
- Plantar fasciitis
- Ganglion cyst
- Trigger finger
What’s different about seeing an orthopaedist at VisitHealth?Waiting to be seen, for results and answers is probably one of the worst parts of feeling unwell. VisitHealth will schedule your appointment to see an orthopedic doctor immediately, for a time to suit you, any day of the week. If required, they will refer you for immediate tests that will give you results right away. Their priority is to understand your problem and solve it without any delay. You will not need to wait for an appointment time, for any diagnostic testing, for results or for treatment.
What tests could a orthopaedist recommend?
- CT scan
- Electromyography (EMG)
- Joint aspiration
- Bone scan