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Total Knee, Hip Replacement, Orthopedics costs in Cuba

Diseases of the osteomyearticular system (bone and joints) constitute one of the most frequent causes of disability. They prevent you from enjoying all the facets of your life in the way you should. From work and play to family activities, you deserve to be active and pain-free.

external fixation is one of the key topics in orthopedicsCuban hospitals offer a range of treatment options with state-of-the-art surgical technology, such as titanium implants, for the treatment of spinal deformities, fractures, herniated discs, and many other diseases of the vertebral column, including surgery of the vertebral column for the elderly. RALCA external fixator, introduced in surgical procedures on the island from the 1970s. This orthopedic apparatus, used to treat complex fractures and severe multiple injuries, is attached to the bone in order to lengthen it and correct both trauma wounds and congenital or acquired malformations, resulting in remarkable improvements in patient quality of life. It has multiple uses in vascular injuries and bone fragment displacement, and has proven to be very effective in natural disaster and armed conflict situations. RALCA takes its name from Dr. Rodrigo Álvarez Cambra, director of the Frank País Orthopedic Complex and creator of the mechanical device, which is placed above the skin and attached to the bone using pins or wires for therapeutic purposes.

You can also take advantage of Cuban advanced surgical treatments for back operations, foot deformities, shoulder, hip and ankle arthroscopy, minimally invasive surgery, infections, complex hip conditions in older adults, injuries in high performance sports (Sports Traumatology) and other developments in the field of orthopedics. If you're suffering from articular degenerative diseases and congenital and acquired (post-traumatic) malformations Cuban doctors can also help.

Pathology Intervention Hospitalization in private room(nights) Hospitalization
Progressive care
(nights)
Anesthesia

Price (CUC)

Hip degenerative arthropathy
Total hip arthroplasty
20 1 RA

5100.00

Hip deformity Hip correcting osteotomy 14 RA

3750.00

Hip flexion contracture Hip flexor elongation 21 GA

3930.00

Lumbar herniated disc Lumbar discectomy 10 GA

3865.00

Relapsing lumbar herniated disc Discectomy and release of roots 14 GA

4770.00

Lumbar herniated disc Lumbar discectomy + posterior-lateral intersomatic fusion (plif) with titanium implant (1 space) 10 GA

4363.00

Lumbar herniated disk Lumbar discectomy + posterior-lateral intersomatic fusion (plif) with titanium implant (2 spaces) 10 GA

4863.00

Cervical herniated disc Cervical discectomy 7 GA

3200.00

Dorsal rachiomedullary compressive process Decompression and stabilization Anterior dorsal column 13 1 GA

6518.00

Dorsal rachiomedullary compressive process Decompression and stabilizationPosterior dorsal column 13 1 GA

6518.00

Lumbar rachiomedullary compressive process Decompression and stabilization Anterior lumbar column 13 1 GA

6238.00

Lumbar rachiomedullary compressive process Decompression and stabilizationPosterior lumbar column 6 2 GA

6238.00

Cervical rachiomedullary compressive process Decompression and stabilization Anterior cervical column 9 1 GA

5160.00

Cervical rachiomedullary compressive process Decompression and stabilizationPosterior cervical column 9 1 GA

5660.00

Scoliosis (- 60o?) Correction of -60o scoliosis 14 1 GA

5750.00

Scoliosis (+ 60o?) Correction of + 60?o scoliosis 27 1 GA

7920.00

Xiphosis (40 - 60o?) Correction of Xiphosis (40?o-60?o) 14 1 GA

5750.00

Xiphosis (+ 60o) Correction of + 60o xiphosis 27 1 GA

7920.00

Degenerative arthroplasty of the knee Knee arthroplasty with unilateral prosthesis implant 14 RA

4615.00

Degenerative arthroplasty of bilateral knee Knee arthroplasty with bilateral prosthesis 14 RA

6850.00

Angular deformity of the knee Unilarteral knee correcting osteotomy 21 RA

3815.00

Angular deformity of the knee Bilateral knee correcting osteotomy 21 RA

4940.00

Contracture in knee flexion Elongation of knee flexors 14 GA

3240.00

Internal unilateral patellar disarrangement Unilateral therapeutic arthroscopy 3 RA

1923.00

Internal unilateral patellar disarrangement Unilateral therapeutic arthroscopy 3 GA

2113.00

Internal bilateral patellar disarrangement Bilateral therapeutic arthroscopy 4 RA

3063.00

Internal bilateral patellar disarrangement Bilateral therapeutic arthroscopy 4 GA

3353.00

Deformity of the foot Arthrodesis of the back part of the foot 10 RA

2820.00

Carpal tunnel syndrome Release of the median nerve Outpatient RA

1170.00

All Programs include: Hospitalization, medical fees, pre-operation examination, surgical intervention, right to the operating room, anesthesia and recovery.
Exclude: Blood, derivatives or substitutes of blood and medication. According to the intervention the patient will require prosthesis or osteosynthesis material whose cost is not included in the program.