The Orthopaedics Trauma Clinic houses a multidisciplinary team of staff including an orthopedic surgeon, orthopedic residents, nurses, an admitting clerk and a physiotherapist.Patients are first seen in the emergency department where they are assessed by the orthopedic resident before being seen in the clinic.
Traumatic orthopedic injuries seen in the clinic includes fractures of the extremities (excluding the hands), pelvis & shoulders.
VGH orthopedic patients are also seen post operatively for follow-up x-rays, wound care, casting, splinting & assessment.
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?Patient must be first assessed by an orthopedic resident from the emergency department.