Osteotomy in India starts from 3500-5000 USD. The total cost of the treatment depends on the diagnosis and facilities opted by the patient.
Why is it Performed?
This surgery is used to either restore a joint that is damaged or increase, decrease the length of a bone that is deformed and misaligned with a joint. Your bones are cut and reformed to enable this process. Patients eligible for this procedure are below 60 years of age, are active and slim whereas older patients with rheumatoid patients are not eligible.
There are various types of Osteotomies to correct issues in joints and bones such as,
Hip Osteotomy: The hip socket is reshaped so that the hip joint ball is covered well.
Knee Osteotomy: This surgery aims to achieve the following:
- The surgery plays a major role in knee alignment correction.
- It also helps in increasing the extent of life in the knee joint.
- This procedure aids in weight transfer away from arthritic knee part to one which is healthy.
Spine Osteotomy: Swayback condition can be corrected and hunchback is reduced.
Chin Osteotomy: A square or broad chin can be narrowed by plastic surgeons.
Jaw Osteotomy: This operation assists in aligning the bite of teeth with the face by working on the jaw.
Toe Osteotomy: The toe joint is realigned when the issue is bunions of high severity.