There are 64 sanctioned in-patient general ward beds. In addition, patients are admitted to emergency wards and special wards. Available surgical facilities in the department are: trauma surgery for routine and complex trauma including spinal injuries (state of the art internal fixation techniques are used); correction of congenital and acquired deformities using complex corrective procedures like Ilizarov technique; hip and knee total joint replacement; knee arthroscopy and Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction; limb salvage reconstruction after bone tumor resections (custom mega prostheses); resection and extracorporeal irradiation and reimplantation for malignant bone tumours (only centre in India carrying out this procedure); spinal surgeries like anterolateral decompression, anterior decompression, discectomy, posterior instrumentation and fusion for spondylolisthesis; poliomyelitis and cerebral palsy corrective procedures.
OUT PATIENT SERVICES
Monday to Saturday: 8.00 AM to 1.00 PM.
Registration of new patients till 12 Noon
Location: No. 64 old OPD block
OPD services are NOT available on all JIPMER holidays and SUNDAYS
Unit I (OPD)Monday, Wednesday,Friday.
Unit II (OPD) Tuesday,Thursday,Saturday.
Patients seen by a unit will be followed up by the same unit
Clubfoot Clinic (Weekly)- All Wednesdays - 2:00 pm to 3:00pm room number 64
Cerebral Palsy/Poliomyelitis / neurological disorders Clinic (Weekly) All Tuesdays PMRC Block IInd floor
BoneTumor Clinic (Fortnightly) in collaboration with departments of Pathology, Radiodiagnosis, Radiotherapy and Medical Oncology (2nd and 4th Friday 2:00pm to 4:00 pm) Seminar Room PMRC Block