Name: Republican Scientific Practical Center for Traumatology and Orthopedics
The date of foundation: 1944. The reconstruction and re-equipment of the center was in 2007.
Activities: Conduction of postmortem studies in tumors and tumor-like diseases of the musculoskeletal system, development of methods for diagnosis and treatment, the study of electrophysiological and vascular pathology of the locomotorium and methods for their diagnosis and correction, etc.
The amount of performed operations:
about 5000 high-tech operations are performed in the center annually. Among them are such as:
• Fixation and correction of spinal deformity caused by scoliosis and traumas;
• Conserving operation with benign tumors of any location;
• Multiplanar osteotomy of the pelvis;
• minimally invasive osteosynthesitis of fractures of the pelvis;
• primary and revision knee replacement;
• Revision hip arthroplasty.
More than 26 thousand patients have been consulted.
Departments: 8 research units and 8 clinical departments, where 340 trauma and orthopedic beds and 12 beds in the department of anesthesiology and intensive care are situated. We have the diagnostic units (radiotherapy department, functional diagnostics, clinical diagnostic laboratory, Laboratory of Clinical Morphology and clinical electrophysiology laboratory) in the clinic.
About 700 employees are working at the center. There are 29 scientific associates, 67 doctors of clinical departments and more than 200 nurses. 75% of physicians and 67% of nurses have the qualification category. 11 doctors and 22 candidates of sciences are working in scientific and practical departments.