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Knee orthopaedics and traumatology

This specialism deals with medical conditions affecting the knee joint. These health issues may be degenerative, congenital or caused by an injury.

Our services

We guarantee to deliver comprehensive care, whether the patient needs surgery or a conservative (non-surgical) treatment, and provide follow-up by a skilled, multidisciplinary team to ensure the best recovery possible. We offer a wide range of state-of-the-art treatments and techniques. The most common medical conditions we see and the treatment options on offer include:

  • knee arthritis
    • conservative treatment
    • knee replacement surgery
  • anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear
    • conservative treatment
    • surgical repair
  • partial or complete medial collateral ligament (MCL) tear
    • conservative treatment
    • surgical repair
  • meniscal tear
    • meniscal repair
    • meniscal removal
    • meniscal transplant

 We also perform complex knee surgery for injuries involving multiple damaged ligaments.

When do I make an appointment?

Our medical consultations are specialised consultations. In most cases, your primary care physician, rheumatologist or sports physician will advise you to make an appointment with an orthopaedic surgeon. The emergency department can also refer patients to our specialist team. 

Why choose Hôpital de La Tour?

State-of-the-art knee replacement surgery

We use patient-specific cutting guides during knee replacement surgery. They are custom made for each patient to achieve the best results.

Multidisciplinary care

Patients benefit from the expertise of all our on-site specialists to ensure the best possible care for their medical condition and health. We work closely with specialists from a wide range of fields including: