The department of Orthopedics and Traumatology of Dhulikhel Hospital has been providing services since 2004. Since then; its services have been expanded each year. At present, this department has been providing sub-specialty oriented services traumatic and non – traumatic orthopedics problems.
The department is capable of conducting all kinds of major and minor operative procedures that includes traumatic and non-traumatic alignments and reconstructive procedures.
Our operation theater is well equipped with laminar air flow, C- arm and operating microscope.
Various major orthopaedic surgeries
26 beds, allocated for orthopedic and traumatology ward are occupied most of the time. The ward consist of post operative room, infective room and general ward .
There is separate procedure room where minor orthopedics procedures like cast application, cast removal, debridemet, dressing , percutaneous pinning, pin removal , suturing ,suture/staples removal are performed.
Providing teaching faculties for various academic programs run under KUSMS including MBBS, BSc Nursing, BPT, BNS
Intra department presentation twice a week which includes journal club, topic reviews and case presentations.
Regular visit to different health centers of Dhulikhel hospital as per schedules.
Organizing various orthopaedic health camps and serving community.