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1 Sports Injuries Treatments in India Medical Tourism

2 Sports & Exercise is essential and required to maintain or to improve one s health.

3 Sportsmen undergo vigorous training and preparation to maintain physical fitness and to improve their skill and reflex.

4 Sports injuries are common and are caused by accidents, muscle weakness or overuse of certain muscles.

5 Most sports injuries like sprains, joint dislocation and ligament tears usually do not require surgery and can be treated with physiotherapy, medication or rest.

6 However, there are some special cases and other sports injuries that require surgical treatment like fractures, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries, etc.

7 Various complications could arise when the injured muscle, joint or limb is exerted without treatment.

8 Sports Medicine in India has been rapidly gaining more significance and advancing technologically.

9 Medical tourism has paved a way to make these facilities available to those in need of treatment without geographical restrictions.

10 Some of the most common Sports injury treatments available are: Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction Knee Replacement (Arthroplasty) Hip Replacement Treatment of Fracture Bone Grafting ORIF (Open Reduction Internal Fixation) Disk Replacement Spine (Lumbar and Cervical) Spine stabilization, etc

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