Orthopedics and Traumatology

Our compassionate team is dedicated to not only treating your injuries but also guiding you through the recovery process with support and expertise.

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How We Work

Who Are We?

Our department is staffed with a team of highly trained and experienced specialists who are dedicated to providing the highest quality care to our patients. Our team includes board-certified trauma surgeons and orthopedists who are certified by the Mexican Council of Orthopedics and Traumatology. Each member of our team has extensive experience in their respective areas of expertise, and they bring a wealth of knowledge and skill to every patient interaction.

Symptoms & Diagnoses

Some common symptoms may include pain, swelling, stiffness, a limited range of motion, and difficulty performing daily activities or tasks. At Hospital Excel, our specialists conduct thorough assessments, including physical exams and advanced imaging like X-rays and MRI, to precisely diagnose the extent of your condition. We also offer minimally invasive arthroscopy for faster, accurate diagnoses and reduced recovery time.

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Experience world-class orthopedic care at our renowned department

At our Orthopedics and Traumatology department, we understand that navigating through injuries can be overwhelming. That’s why we strive to make your experience as seamless and stress-free as possible. 

Our Specialties

Celebrate the diversity of expertise within Hospital Excel’s Orthopedics and Traumatology department. Our specialized doctors cover a wide range of areas, join us as we delve into each of these specialties, showcasing the excellence and dedication that define our medical team.

Joint Surgery

At Hospital Excel, our Joint Surgery specialists excel in restoring mobility and relieving pain through advanced surgical techniques. We focus on repairing, replacing, or reconstructing damaged joints like the hip, knee, shoulder, and ankle, helping patients regain their active lifestyles.

Prosthetic Hip and Knee Replacements

Our experts in Prosthetic Hip and Knee Replacements offer life-changing solutions. We replace worn or injured hip and knee joints with state-of-the-art prosthetic implants, enhancing your mobility and overall well-being.

Spinal Surgery

Hospital Excel's Spinal Surgery team is dedicated to spinal health. We treat a wide range of conditions, from herniated discs to scoliosis, using cutting-edge surgical approaches. Our goal is to alleviate pain, improve spinal stability, and restore your quality of life.

Pediatric Orthopedics

Our Pediatric Orthopedics specialists provide specialized care for children. We address congenital deformities, growth-related concerns, fractures, and other musculoskeletal issues in pediatric patients. Count on us for your child's healthy development and mobility.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I schedule an appointment with an orthopedic specialist?

To schedule an appointment, you can call our department at MX (664) 633 8330 / US (619) 5652577 ext. 1008 or use our online appointment booking system on our website.

What should I bring to my first orthopedic consultation?

Please bring your ID, insurance information, any relevant medical records or imaging, and a list of medications you are currently taking.

Are your orthopedic surgeons board-certified?

Absolutely, all of our orthopedic surgeons are not only highly experienced but also board-certified by the prestigious Consejo Mexicano de Ortopedia y Traumatología (Mexican Council of Orthopedics and Traumatology). This certification is a testament to their dedication and expertise in the field. It means that they have undergone rigorous training, passed comprehensive examinations, and continuously engage in ongoing education to stay at the forefront of orthopedic advancements. When you choose our hospital for your orthopedic needs, you can have confidence in the qualifications and capabilities of our board-certified orthopedic specialists. 

What types of joint surgeries do you perform?

We perform a wide range of joint surgeries, including hip and knee replacements, shoulder surgeries, and minimally invasive arthroscopic procedures.

How do I know if I need joint replacement surgery?

Joint replacement is recommended when conservative treatments no longer provide relief. Your orthopedic specialist will evaluate your condition and discuss options with you.

What is the recovery time after joint replacement surgery?

In general, patients can typically expect to resume light activities within a few days after surgery, but full recovery may take several months. Your orthopedic surgeon will provide personalized guidance based on your unique circumstances, monitor your progress, and make necessary adjustments to your recovery plan. The recovery time after joint replacement surgery can vary widely and depends on several factors:

  • Type of Surgery. The specific joint being replaced and the complexity of the procedure play a significant role.
  • Patient’s Overall Health. Your general health before surgery can impact recovery. Patients in good overall health may experience a faster and smoother recovery.
  • Physical Therapy. Following surgery, physical therapy is a critical component of recovery. How diligently you follow your physical therapy plan and exercises can greatly influence your recovery speed.

It’s essential to follow your surgeon’s instructions and attend all follow-up appointments to optimize your recovery and achieve the best possible outcome.

What imaging tests are used for orthopedic diagnosis?

In our state-of-the-art orthopedic department, we utilize a range of advanced imaging tests to accurately diagnose orthopedic conditions and injuries. These tests could include:

  • X-rays: X-rays are a fundamental tool in orthopedic diagnosis. They provide detailed images of bones and can help identify fractures, joint misalignments, and degenerative changes.
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI): MRI scans use powerful magnets and radio waves to create highly detailed images of soft tissues, such as muscles, tendons, ligaments, and cartilage. MRIs are invaluable for diagnosing issues like torn ligaments, rotator cuff injuries, and cartilage damage.
  • Computed Tomography (CT) Scans: CT scans offer cross-sectional views of bones and soft tissues. They are particularly useful for assessing complex fractures, joint abnormalities, and spinal conditions.
  • Ultrasound: Ultrasound technology is beneficial for real-time imaging of soft tissues and can help diagnose conditions like tendonitis, bursitis, and joint effusions.
  • Fluoroscopy: Fluoroscopy is a real-time X-ray technique often used during minimally invasive procedures to guide the surgeon and ensure precise placement of implants or instruments.

Having these advanced imaging technologies at our disposal allows our orthopedic specialists to make accurate and timely diagnoses.

Can children receive orthopedic care at your hospital?

Yes, we offer specialized pediatric orthopedic care for children with musculoskeletal conditions or injuries. For more information or to schedule a consultation, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’re committed to promoting the well-being and mobility of young patients.

How can I learn more about your orthopedic services?

You can explore detailed information about our orthopedic services, procedures, and our team on our hospital website or contact us for further inquiries.

Why Choose Hospital Excel As Your #1 in Tijuana?

State-of-the-art Facilities

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Same-day Procedure

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Affordable Prices

We believe that everyone deserves access to the highest quality dental care in the world, which is why we offer the most competitive & transparent pricing to make our dental services accessible.

Convenient Location

Our dental clinic in Tijuana, Mexico is located just a short distance from the US-Mexico border, & we offer shuttle arrangements to make transportation across the border as easy as possible.

Experienced Professionals

Our team of dentists and hygienists have decades of experience in the field and are passionate about helping you achieve your best dental health.

Bilingual Staff

Our English and Spanish-speaking staff ensures clear communication for a better patient experience.

Hospital Excel in Tijuana, Mexico


Av. Paseo de los Heroes #2507, Zona Rio, C.P. 22010 Tijuana, BC

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Friday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM- 6:00 PM

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