News & Scope Handai Hospital No. 75
Alleviating Pain and Distress of Patients and Families – Palliative Care Center Opens –
A team of doctors from nine specialized orthopaedic surgery groups provides outpatients with a high level of specialized medical services, treating: tumors, hip joint diseases, rheumatoid arthritis, knee joint disease, shoulder joint diseases, spinal diseases, pediatric orthopedic diseases, hand diseases, and sports injuries.
The treated diseases include:
The team of doctors from specialized orthopaedic surgery groups treats outpatients suffering from the specialized diseases listed below:
We proactively introduce robot- or computer-assisted surgery in implant arthroplasty and corrective osteotomy, attaining satisfactory treatment outcomes.
We accept, in principle, referrals only from doctors of orthopaedic surgery (adult diseases), and pediatrics/obstetrics and gynecology (pediatric diseases). Other referrals may be accepted only with the consent of the doctor in attendance, taking exceptional circumstances into account.
For referrals to spinal surgery, appointments are determined by our specialized surgeon; accordingly, it takes one to four days to receive a reply from the Social Service Department.
Your referrals, X-ray/CT/MRI images are helpful in facilitating diagnosis and treatment of both new and revisiting patients. Please prepare these materials and ask your patients to bring the materials with them.
|First visit||8:30 am to 11:00 am|
|Revisit||8:30 am to 11:30 am|
|Revisit with appointment||8:30 am to 3:00 pm|
※First-time visitors to Osaka University Hospital must have a referral from a physician.
Monday to Friday
Saturdays, Sundays, Holidays New Year’s Holidays: Dec. 29 to Jan. 3