Orthopedic Surgery, Arthroscopy, Legal Medicine
When you have shoulder pain, hip pain, knee pain, generally you need an orthopedic and medical-legal evaluations.
This site is a guide to find your way through therapeutic solutions presented by Dr. Pierfrancesco Vassoney.
Orthopedic and trauma surgery has experienced in recent decades an extraordinary development. The new techniques of joint replacement, using minimally invasive implants with long-term life (hip replacement, knee replacement –total and partial- shoulder replacement …) and new materials allow improvement of the quality of life for many people once forced face indefinitely pain and functional limitation.
Modern techniques of osteosynthesis with external fixators and internal metallic bone stabilization allow us to solve very complex traumatic problems with simplicity and effectiveness.
Arthroscopy has also revolutionized the way we treat traumatic and degenerative joint diseases, setting new modern standards of care.
Orthopedics and Traumatology and Legal Medicine have many common points of interest and Dr. Pierfrancesco Vassoney is an experienced specialist in both disciplines.
The medico-legal evaluation concerning the permanent biological damage is performed in stabilizes clinical outcomes, and made -in search of the truth- in the interest of the patient. It consists of a careful analysis of the medical case records of the patient, a thorough physical examination and a final evaluation of the biological damage (damage to health, physical and mental integrity and well-being; cosmetic damage), expressed in percentiles numbers (in accordance with the latest international barèmes, considering ‘up to date’ medical literature), and Temporary Partial and Total Disability, expressed in time intervals of days / months / years, in the various fields of Civil, Private Insurances and Public Insurances.