In Romania, after many years of treatment with medication of this rare disease, Osteogenesa Imperfecta, there is a lot of experience in treating OI with surgery, using telescopic nails.
There are several types of telescopic nails but the most used ones are Fassier Duval Nails.
Orthopedic surgeons from Romania studied a lot, made a lot of practice in very famous hospitals abroad to learn surgical technique and to apply it with succes and now in 2015 they have more than 450 surgeries performed in this field of OI.
There are 2 public Hospitals where patients can have surgery with telescopic nails for Osteogenesa Imprefecta:
- Emergency Hospital for Children, „Grigore Alexandrescu”, Bucharest, Chief Orthopedic Doctor is Conf. Univ. Dr. Alexandru Ulici.( other very skilled doctors and section team also are Dr. Iulia Tevanov, Dr. Gabriel Alin Sterian, Dr. Madalina Carp, Dr. Catalin Nahoi, Dr. Mihai Barbu). Read more>>
- Emergency Hospital for Children, ” Maria Sklodowska Curie”, Bucharest, Chief Orthopedic Doctor is Profesor Gheorghe Burnei( from his team we can number Dr. Stefan Gavriliu , Dr. Vlad Costel, Dr. Raluca Ghita, Dr. Ecaterina Japie). Read more>>
Dr. Alexandru Ulici, image above had more than 250 surgeries addresed to osteogensa imperfecta and asociated disease and he is and active member of International Association of OI.
There are 2 main private hospitals in Bucharest, Romania, where this kid of surgery with telescopic nails Fassier Duval or other type can be performed by the doctors above.
- Orthopedic & PLastic Surgery Hospital MEDLIFE, Read more>>
- General Private Hospital , SANADOR, Read more>>