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Orthopaedic out-patients → KAWASHIMA CLINIC
Orthopaedic in-patients & Neurosurgery out-patients → KAWASHIMA ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL

KAWASHIMA CLINIC (Orthopaedic out-patients)

■ Consltation (reception time)

Reception time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sunday &
Public holidays
8:00AM - 12:00PM Closed
2:00PM - 5:30PM -
* Emergency patients are accepted 24 hours at Kawashima Orthopaedic Hospital.

■ Treatments, Injection and Rehabilitation (Revisit)

Reception time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sunday &
Public holidays
8:00AM - 12:30PM Closed
1:30PM - 6:00PM -

KAWASHIMA ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL (Orthopaedical emergency&Neurosurgery)

■ Orthopaedics

* Emergency orthopaedic patients are admitted for 24 hours.

■ Neurosurgery (2 days a month)

Reception time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sunday &
Public holidays
8:00AM - 12:00PM - - - - - Closed
  * Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday only


Orthopaedics specializes in treating the musculoskeletal system e.g. muscles, bones, joints, nerves, ligaments, tendons. It covers all musculoskeletal system disorders such as back or knee pain, stiff shoulders which many people have problems with in their daily lives and injuries due to traffic accidents, and sports.

Common injuries Bone fracture, Dislocation, Contusion, Sprain, Crush injury, Incision wound
Hand, Shoulder, Knee, Hip
joint disorders/injuries
Joint pain, Back pain, Swelling, Numbness
Painful shoulder, Periarthritis
Meniscal lesions of the knee
Carpal-tunnels syndrome
Congenital dislocation of the hip
Trigger finger
Muscle, Ligament, Tendon
Stiff shoulder/neck,
Ligamentous injury,
Rotator cuff injury,
Achilles tendon rupture,
Compartment syndrome
Spine, Spinal cord
Spinal cord injury,
Herniated disk,
Spinal canal stenosis
Bone and joint infection Osteomyelitis
Pyogenic arthritis,
Pyogenic spondylitis
Soft tissue infection Gas gangrene
Necrotizing fasciitis
Soft tissue, Skin disorders Skin ulcer, Necrosis, Bed sore, Soft tissue tumor
The other orthopaedic
Rheumatoid arthritis
Others Decompression illness
Dysbaric osteonecrosis

Surgery/Treatment performance

Common surgeries Osteosynthesis
Closed irrigation therapy
Bone grafts
Skin flaps/Muscle flaps
External skeletal fixation
Tumor extirpation
Tendons/Ligaments suture
Arthroscopic surgery Arthroscopic meniscectomy
Arthroscopic meniscal repair
Arthroscopic synovectomy
Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
Arthroscopic subacromial decompression
Arthroscopic ACL reconstruction
Arthroscopic arthroplasty
Endoscopic carpal tunnel release (ECTR)
Replacement arthroplasty Total hip arthroplasty (THA),
Bipolar hip arthroplasty (BHA)
Total knee arthroplasty (TKA),
Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA)
Total elbow arthroplasty (TEA)
Total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA)
Other treatments Nerve block
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO)