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Dr. Worku Mekonnen returns home

Posted by admin  •  June 10, 2019

Dr. Worku Mekonnen returns home

After having spent a period of 6 months in Siriraj Hospital of the Mahidol University of Thailand in Bangkok, Dr. Worku is returning to Addis in the second week of December, 2017.

Dr. Worku underwent a 6 months Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction Surgery. In addition to to the traditional surgical procedures he had the opportunity of attending and assisting a few number of the Mako robotic assisted surgeries of Total Hip Arthroplasties (THA) and Unicondylarar Knee Arthroplasties(UKA) in Bumrungrad Interational Hospital of Bangkok Dr. Worku Fellowship has also been augmented by trauma surgeries with emphasis of pelvic and extremity fractures. He has also attended and participated in a number of practical workshops of Adult Reconstruction Surgeries and Trauma, Cadaveric surgeries; local and regional orthopedic and trauma conferences and congressesDr. Worku got the rare opportunity and previlage of working with world reknowned orthopedic surgeons, like Professor. Keerati Chareancholvanich, Dr. Rapeepat, Dr. Kongkhet in Siriraj hospital and Dr. Siripong Ratanachai in Bumrungrad International hospital.Shortly after his return to Addis a group of orthopedic surgeons led by Prof. Keerati will visit Yordanos Orthopedic Center of Addis Abeba by the mid of January, 2018 and will give a series of lectures of theories and practicals in adult reconstruction surgery. Venue of theses activities shall be notified in due course.

Dr. Worku got the rare opportunity and previlage of working with world reknowned orthopedic surgeons, like Professor. Keerati Chareancholvanich, Dr. Rapeepat, Dr. Kongkhet in Siriraj hospital and Dr. Siripong Ratanachai in Bumrungrad International hospital.

Yordanos Orthopedic & Trauma Center has been engaged in doing Total Hip Replacements, Bipolar Hip Replacements and Partial Hip replacements for the last ten years. And early in 2017 with the help of the UK trained Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. RAJ of India our center did a couple of Total Knee Joint Replacements.

Currently we are proud to anounce that our center is ready conduct up to ten Total Hip and Total Knee arthroplasties in the middle of the coming January, 2018.

The most highly qualified and skilled orthopedic surgeons of Bangkok, Thailand led by Dr. KEERATI will assist us in these procedures.

The team of orthopedic surgeons who will be visiting our Center and the rest of Ethiopia will give specialized lectures on current concepts of Adult Reconstracting Surgeries and Navigation and Robotic Asisted Total Hip, Unicondylar and Total knee Arthroplasties.

For those Collaegues who are interested in attending these lectures, the announcement will be made as the days approac.

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Dr. Worku Mekonnen returns home
After having spent a period of 6 months in Siriraj Hospital of the Mahidol University of Thailand in Bangkok, Dr. Worku is returning to Addis in the second week of December, 2017. Read More

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From 16/01/18 to 21/01/18 Yordanos Hospital did three total knee joint and four total replacement
From 16/01/18 to 21/01/18 Yordanos Hospital did three total knee joint and four total replacement  Read More

News on December 28/2016
Our hospital is primarily dealing with the status and function of bones and joints. Clinical evaluation, conservative and surgical treatment of the bones and joints often involves or is extended to include the nerves and muscles which are responsible for their movements and the state of the bones themselves.
For the last 10 years our hospital has been doing a variety of orthopedicconditions of congenital and acquired physical problems like congenital anddevelopmental abnormalities, infection and inflammation, arthritis andrheumatic disorders, metabolic dysfunction and degeneration, tumors and lesionsthat mimic them, sensory disturbance and muscle weakness, injury and mechanicalderangement. Total and partial hip replacements have also been performed.
Currently we are proud to announce that our hospital hasstarted doing total knee replacement (TKR) for painful,degenerated and disabled knee joints. Obviously, thisadvancement of surgical techniques in Ethiopia will allow manyof the patients to stay in their country; reduce and savetheir surgical treatment; transportation and hotel costs and get their treatment and humble attention by their fellowEthiopians.
In addition many patients from neighboring Somalia, DjiboutiSouth Sudan and even Eritrea & Yemen have been using andcan use even more, of this opportunity to enjoy our facilityand service in getting advanced surgical treatments.
In conclusion, it is not hard to understand that ouradvancement in orthopedics, trauma, plastic surgery,maxillo-facial surgery; arthroscopic surgery; neurosurgicalpractices and finally hip and knee joints replacementsallows our country to save and gain lots of foreign currencies both from outgoing and incoming patients. Read More

News On October 4/2016
Dr Aron Adelved, who is an orthopedic surgeon, has come from     Norway on September 10, 2016.
        Dr Adelved is very much experienced in Total Hip Arthroplasty     and is engaged in sharing his enriched knowledge with us. He will be     staying for the next six weeks and god willing, we will be enjoying his     teachings and instructions in our practice of orthopedics and trauma.

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