Joint Center

Joint Center

Barun Hospital unique joint treatment

Barun Hospital advanced joint treatment

Arthroscopy

⌈Definition⌋

Latest surgical technique that inserts a camera through minimal incision (less than 1cm wide) and magnifies the joint through a monitor screen for a better view to simultaneously carry out accurate diagnosis and the surgical procedure.
Barun Hospital uses an arthroscope and radiofrequency low-heat treatment device to offer you the benefit of the foremost treatment.

 

⌈Benefits⌋

Minimal incision of less than 1cm creates minimal risk of bleeding and infection.
Leaves almost no scars.
Patients can resume their daily lives within a short period of time after surgery.
Arthroscopy allows diagnosis and treatment to take place simultaneously.
Treats various body parts including knees, shoulders, wrists, ankles, elbows, and hip joints.

No-incision stem-cell cartilage regeneration procedure(Cartistem)

⌈Definition⌋

Regeneration of cartilage through stem cells (Cartistem cartilage regeneration) helps cartilage regeneration by applying a biocompatible cartilage treatment agent to the damaged cartilage. Unlike the conventional procedure, which requires knee incision, a special instrument is used to remove water filled in the knee and the biocompatible cartilage treatment agent is applied through the view secured by the arthroscope.

 

⌈Benefits⌋

Available for all ages.
Leaves almost no scars.
Promotes cartilage differentiation, and thus, cartilage regeneration.
No incision, and thus, no risk of infection.
Causes less pain.

Joint replacement surgery

⌈Definition⌋

Joint replacement surgery is a reconstruction that restores movement and function and relieves pain for patients with terminal arthritis.
Minimally invasive joint replacement surgical procedure removes articular cartilage and bones in the damaged femur, tibia, and patella, and inserts an artificial joint through a skin incision of around 8-12 cm.

 

⌈Benefits⌋

Causes minimal damage to the soft tissue.
Minimal skin incision minimizes surgical scars.
Prompt surgery allows early recovery.

Joint Center at Seoul Barun Hospital Medical Staff

Joint Center at Seoul Barun Hospital Medical Staff

Joint Center at Jinju Barun Hospital Medical Staff

Joint Center at Jinju Barun Hospital Medical Staff