Definition of "orthopaedic" []

  • Of or relating to orthopaedics (adjective)
  • Designed to help correct or ameliorate the discomfort of disorders of the spine and joints (adjective)
  • Alternative spelling of orthopedic. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "orthopaedic" in a sentence
  • "Our clinical research focuses on evaluating operative and non-operative treatment in orthopaedic medicine including sports medicine, congenital and spinal deformities, trauma and bone tumors."
  • "Our experienced team includes experts in orthopaedic surgery, radiology, neurology, neurosurgery and genetics."
  • "How long will it be before we find ourselves injecting a patient's knee joint - at Injections-R-us PLC - instead of referring to an orthopaedic surgeon for a knee replacement?"