Department of Orthopaedic, Traumatology & Rehabilitation
Orthopedics is a medical specialty that deals with injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and spine. The diseases that we commonly treat include osteoarthritis of the hip and knee, spine injuries and deformities, foot and ankle problems and deformities, sports injuries, chronic osteomyelitis and trauma-related complications, paediatric fractures and deformities, bone and soft tissue tumours and hand and upper limb injuries. All the major orthopaedic subspecialty services are offered in our dedicated clinics for a comprehensive medical and surgical management. In addition to clinical services, our department is also involved in providing undergraduate and postgraduate Orthopaedics training programmes offered by the Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University Malaysia.
The Orthopaedic Clinic at Sultan Ahmad Shah Medical Centre @IIUM (SASMEC @IIUM) provides services related to the musculoskeletal system including trauma and non-trauma conditions which covers diagnostic, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention plans. The department caters to provide quality Orthopaedic care in these areas:
- Paediatric Orthopaedics
- Arthroplasty / Joint Reconstruction
- Spine Surgery
- Athroscopy and Sports Surgery
- Foot and Ankle Surgery
- Orthopaedic Oncology
- Advance Trauma & Limb Reconstruction
- Upper Limb and Microsurgery
- Sport Medicine
The Orthopaedic in patient care consists of 25 bed male and female wards at level 6, Sultan Ahmad Shah Medical Centre @IIUM (SASMEC @IIUM). We strive to provide holistic medical care in tandem with our Shariah-compliant hospital policy.
The surgical services include inpatient, major surgery and day care surgery. We provide minor daycare surgery for conditions such as excision of ganglions, carpal tunnel surgery, trigger finger release, facet joint injection, intra-articular injections, excision of benign tumours, wound debridement and removal of implants.
- To consolidate and improve training in orthopaedics to meet the requirement of the nation.
- To provide an acquired exemplary services in orthopaedics.
- To be the reference center for service, consultancy and training in orthopaedics.
To become an excellent and reputable Orthopaedics Clinic providing excellence orthopaedic’s healthcare services, academic distinction and innovative researches through a well-organized, committed and competent team.
|Monday - Thursday||8:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.|
2:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
|Friday||8:00 A.M. - 12:15 P.M.|
2:45 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
|Saturday, Sunday & Public Holiday||CLOSED|
Management of degenerative joint diseases and joint replacement surgery.
Management of spinal trauma and other spinal related pathology.
Management of paediatric congenital and trauma conditions.
- Management of sports injuries.
- Management of foot and ankle trauma, deformities and other related pathology.
- Management of diabetic limb problems consisting of multidisciplinary diabetic wound team.
- Management of primary bone and soft tissue tumours including benign and malignant conditions.
- Treatment of metastatic bone tumours.
- Management of acute and chronic hand and upper limb conditions inclusive of traumatic, congenital or degenerative.
- Management of nerve and vascular abnormalities.
Management of trauma-related chronic infections and complications including reconstruction of bone defects.
- Management of soft tissue injury related to sports.
- Musculoskeletal ultrasound.
- Ultrasound guided injections.
- Sport specific to rehabilitations.
- Pre competition medical assessment.
Rehabilitation unit is responsible in providing a quality service within allocated resources which optimized independence, reduce impairment and enhance the life skill in a person with physical, developmental, cognitive, psychological and psychosocial problems.
Management of sport injuries or trauma including knee, shoulder and elbow.
Assalamualaikum and Good Day!
To all Orthopaedic surgeons / Orthopaedics Trainees / Medical officers/ Operating Room personnel / Nurses / Paramedics
Let's update our knowledge on the 20th NATIONAL ILIZAROV LIMB RECONSTRUCTION WORKSHOP 2023.
Date: 10-11 August 2023.
Venue: AC Hotel by Marriot, Kuantan, Pahang.
SPEAKERS AND FACILITATORS:
Prof. Dr. Nazri Mohd Yusof (IIUM)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmad Fadzli Sulong (IIUM)
Dr. Kamarul Al-Haqq Abdul Ghani (Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang)
Dr. Norazira M. Yacob (Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah, Kuala Terengganu)
Dr. Norhaslinda Bahaudin (Hospital Tuanku Jaafar, Seremban)
Dr. Chua Yeok Pin (Sunway Medical Centre)
Dr. Khairul Rizal Zayzan (KPJ Kajang Specialist Centre)
Dr. Basir Towil (Hospital Sungai Buloh)
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- 12 CPD points*
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TOPICS & SPEAKERS:
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DATE: 21st August 2023 (Monday) ⏰
TIME: 2 PM – 4 PM ?
PLATFORM: Online via ZOOM
WHO SHOULD PARTICIPATE?
Anyone involves in sports (Athletes, Coaching Staffs, Doctors, Paramedics, Students)
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BEFORE REGISTRATION, PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING:
✅ For participants outside Malaysia, please contact us via email for registration & payment.
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✅ ZOOM LINK will only be provided via email within 1 WEEK BEFORE EVENT.
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✅ Our technical support (email/phone no) is available MON-FRI (8am – 5pm)
|23th – 24th March 2016||12th National Arthroplasty Course 2016|
|29 July 2016||Stress management and communication skills workshop|
|19 August 2016||Standardization of Physical Examination Sequences Workshop|
|13th – 14th October 2016||Postgratuate Basic Orthopaedic Skill Course|
|13th December 2016||Mini Total Hip Replacement Symposium|
|25th – 26th February 2017||1st Basic Fracture Fixation Course 2017|
|9th – 10th March 2017||13th National Basic Arthroplasty Course 2017|
|20th – 21st July 2017||17th National Ilizarov Course 2017|
|11 – 12 August 2017||2nd Basic Fracture Fixation Course 2017|
|21st February 2018||Orthofix Surgical Instrument Training (TL Hex Support)|
|24th February 2018||Tendon Repair Workshop 1/2018|
|20th – 21st March 2018||14th National Basic arthroplasty Course 2018|
|11th August 2018||Tendon Repair Workshop 2/2018|
|16th – 17th August 2018||Basic Fracture Fixation Course 2018|
|8th November 2018||Shoulder Arthroscopy Course 2018|
|15th January 2019||Basic Orthopaedic Skill Course 1/2019|
|24th January 2019||Basic Traumatology and Rehabilitation Course 1/2019|
|31st January 2019||Basic Spine Instrumentation Workshop 2019|
|19th – 20th February 2019||15th National Basic Arthroplasty Course 2019|
|7th March 2019||Seminar on Diabetic Foot Problem & 1st Basic Wound Care Workshop 2019|
|11th March 2019||Postgraduate Seminar on Effective Communication for All|
|9th March 2019||Basic Orthopaedic Skill Course 2/2019|
|10th May 2019||“Cracking Shoulder” - KOM CPC|
|July 2019||Tendon Repair Workshop 1/2019|
|18th – 20th October 2019||Malaysian Society for Surgery of Hand (MSSH) - Host|
|29/9/2019||PROGRAM 'ORTHOPAEDICS COMMUNITY SERVICE'|
|2 November 2019||Diabetic limb problem awareness|
|11th - 12th February 2020||16th National Basic Arthroplasty Course 2020|
|12 September 2020||KOTASAS Community Services|
|23rd - 24th March 2021||7th National Basic Arthroplasty Conference 2021|
|10th - 11th April 2021||Paediatric Orthopaedics Preparatory Course 2021 (Virtual Edition)|
|24th - 26th August 2021||Malaysia-International ASAMI Conference 2021|
|9th September 2021||Online IIUM Basic Orthopaedic Biomechanics Course 2021 (OSC Certified Course)|
Department of Orthopaedic, Traumatology & Rehabilitation
- Sultan Ahmad Shah Medical Centre @IIUM,
Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, Bandar Indera Mahkota,
25200 Kuantan, Pahang.
- +609 591 2574/1310
- Facebook Club : Atabara Orthopaedic Club