Mission of the Orthopedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Trauma Care Division
Provide care for surgery-related musculoskeletal injuries and disorders in adult patients, using surgical or conservative treatment, taking into account the services provided by other divisions of the HUG.
Provide care for adult patients with spinal trauma or diseases that do not involve medullary or neurological damage.
Provide care for adult patients with surgical injuries or disorders of the hand.
Provide rehabilitation and physical therapy for patients referred to the specialist Physical Medicine and Orthopedic Rehabilitation Unit.
Perform treatment and preventive actions for patients with sports-related musculoskeletal injuries.
Patients can be admitted or treated as outpatients, in an elective or emergency context.
The patients are given a referral consultation by their regular physician.