If all non-surgical therapy options have been exhausted, we will conduct a comprehensive consultation to explore the specific needs in each case. Together with the patient we decide whether outpatient surgery is a viable option. The advantage of outpatient surgery is that no overnight stay is required. Outpatient surgery is a typical option for minor surgical procedures like arthroscopy and minor hand/foot surgery. Pre-surgical preparation includes a comprehensive information session in which we explain all relevant details regarding the procedure and anesthesia. After the surgery your physician will explain the result of the operation as well as necessary follow-up treatment before releasing you. Starting with the first day after surgery, we perform continued wound checkups and bandage changes. We also start with physiotherapeutic exercises. All further outpatient follow-up care is administered as part of our regular practice services.
Most arthroscopic procedures can now be performed on an outpatient basis. They facilitate so-called bandaid or keyhole surgery in which a camera with 6-times magnification and micro-surgical instruments are inserted into the joint.
Arthroscopic procedure are often used for operations of the
Minor surgical procedures can also be employed in:
Our Orthopedics Centre on Potsdamer Platz is located right in the heart of Berlin, easily accessible by car and public transportation.
Our generous practice hours and wide range of treatment methods allow us to deliver swift and precise diagnoses and set you on an effective treatment path right away.