Each of these recommended links has been reviewed before inclusion. Only sites offering a significant amount of clinically relevant material in the specialty of Orthopaedics are considered for inclusion.
The Betz institute for innovative orthopedics is world renowned for its advanced approach to limb lengthening and reconstructive surgery. Based on the philosophy “Reach New Heights” the Betz institute offers first class treatment from the moment patients arrive and are welcomed by certified staff members of the Betz team that personally guide patients through every phase of limb lengthening. Known for its commitment to excellence it is no wonder that the Betz institute attracts so many international patients year round.
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
Established in 1991, the mission of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) is to provide leadership in advocacy, education and research to achieve excellence in hip and knee patient care. The AAHKS Annual Meeting (held in the fall) addresses a broad array of scientific topics, such as implant design, results, surgical techniques and complications of primary and revision TJA, as well as the latest information available on socioeconomic issues affecting your specialty.
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
A world leader in sports medicine education, research, communication, and fellowship. Founded in 1972, AOSSM is a national organization of orthopaedic surgeons dedicated to sports medicine.
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Founded in 1933, the Academy is the preeminent provider of musculoskeletal education to orthopaedic surgeons and others in the world. Its continuing medical education activities include a world-renowned Annual Meeting, multiple CME courses held around the country and at the Orthopaedic Learning Centre, and various medical and scientific publications and electronic media materials.
Parkway Holdings Limited is one of the region's leading healthcare service providers, with a network of 16 hospitals and medical centres with more than 3,300 beds throughout Asia, including Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, India and China.
Singapore Medical Association
Formed in 1959, the Singapore Medical Association (SMA) is the national medical organisation representing the majority of medical practitioners in both the public and private sectors.
The AO Foundation is a medically guided nonprofit organization led by an international group of surgeons specialized in the treatment of trauma and disorders of the musculoskeletal system. It offers affiliated surgeons and operating room personnel (ORP) global networking opportunities and knowledge services.
The purpose of the International ASAMI (I.A.) is to facilitate and promote world wide communication among all the national ASAMI organizations.
The ASAMI ASEAN is linked to the international ASAMI. The role of the ASEAN ASAMI is to encourage the proper usage and application of the methods of Ilizarov and to encourage the exchange of ideas and research in its related fields.The ASAMI ASEAN meetings will act as a forum for the use of methods of Ilizarov and teaching of the technique to surgeons in the ASEAN region. It promotes contacts and knowledge sharing within the user group and other sister ASAMI organizations worldwide.
Singapore Orthopaedic Association
The object of the Association is the advancement of the Science and Art of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Republic, and for the promotion of relationship between this Association and similar associations in other countries.
Orthofix has a history of successes by providing surgeons and their patients with innovative solutions for trauma and spine fusion since 1980.
Smith & Nephew Inc.
For over 150 years, Smith & Nephew has developed advanced medical devices for healthcare professionals around the world. Their pioneering technologies enable nurses, surgeons and other medical practitioners to provide effective treatment more quickly and economically.
Zimmer is a worldwide leader in joint replacement solutions for knee pain and hip pain, and provides comprehensive spine care solutions for acute and chronic back pain. The company also provides a broad range of trauma, dental implant, and orthopaedic surgical products. Founded in 1927, Zimmer is committed to providing effective techniques in hip replacement and knee replacement for orthopaedic surgeons who restore mobility and relieve the pain of osteoarthritis and traumatic injuries.
DePuy Spine, Inc.
The Companies in the DePuy Family – DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., DePuy Spine, Inc., DePuy Mitek, Inc., and Codman & Shurtleff, Inc. – have been pioneers in the fields of orthopaedics, spinal care and neuroscience therapies for decades.
FITBONE® is an innovative concept using the method of Ilizarov (callus distraction) but avoiding any external fixation: The system is fully implantable.
Opto Systems (S) Pte. Ltd
Opto Systems (S) Pte Ltd , offers a wide range of medical products ranging from pulse oximeters and SpO2 sensors, orthopedic implants, coronary stents, Infusion pumps, etc.
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has been dedicated to the maintenance and promotion of the highest standards of surgical practice, through its keen interest in education, training and rigorous examination and through its liaison with external medical bodies.
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)
Over two hundred years RCSI has played a major role in medical education and training in Ireland. Founded in 1784 to train surgeons, a medical school was later established in 1886. Today RCSI has schools of Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Nursing and healthcare management.
The Singapore Medical Council (SMC)
The Singapore Medical Council (SMC), a statutory board under the Ministry of Health, maintains the Register of Medical Practitioners in Singapore, administers the compulsory continuing medical education (CME) programme and also governs and regulates the professional conduct and ethics of registered medical practitioners.
InterMed Group is the leading organization and International Care Centre in the Far East that help patients who seek medical treatment in the hospitals of Parkway Group Singapore.The company was founded in 2007 as the official representation of Parkway Group Singapore.
Russian Ilizarov Scientific Centre for Restorative
Traumatology and Orthopaedics in Kurgan
The state institution Russian Ilizarov Scientific Centre for Restorative Traumatology and Orthopaedics (RISC RTO) of the Ministry of health and social development of the Russian Federation is situated in Kurgan. It was founded in December 1971.