Doctor assessing the patient's arm and shoulder

Orthopedics is the medical specialty that diagnoses and treats diseases in bones, ligaments, tendons, muscles and peripheral nerves. These pathologies can affect various anatomical regions, such as the hip, spine, knees, hands, shoulders, elbows, or feet. Pediatric Orthopedics deals with these disorders in children and teenagers.

The most frequent reasons for an Orthopedics Consultation are shoulder tendonitis, knee arthrosis, sciatica, plantar fasciitis, and hernias.
The most common exams for a precise diagnostics are X-rays, Ultrasounds, CT-scans and MRIs. Treatments may range from adopting new habits, to physiotherapy and medication, to surgical procedures.

Joaquim Chaves Saúde features an experienced Orthopedics team working in close collaboration with other specialties, such as Physiatrics and Rheumatology to ensure a swift and complete recovery.


At Joaquim Chaves Saúde, we provide a wide array of Orthopedics subspecialties to achieve better results for our patients.

  • Orthopedics and Traumatology Consultation

  • Pediatric Orthopedics Consultation

  • Hip Consultation

  • Elbow and Shoulder Consultation

  • Knee Consultation

  • Wrist and Hand Consultation

  • Foot and Ankle Consultation

Clinical Team

We have a team of doctors and health professionals, specialists in various areas, available to give you the support you need.

  • Joaquim Rodeia
    Joaquim Rodeia
    Key areas of expertise
    Knee Pathology
    Healthcare Units
    Clínica Cirúrgica de Carcavelos, Clínica de Miraflores

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Medical Clinics

6 Medical Clinics with this specialty/service
  • Schedule
    • Weekdays: 07h00 to 21h00
    • Saturdays: 08h00 to 13h00
    • Sundays and Holidays: Closed
  • Contacts
    214 124 300*
  • Address
    R. Dr. João Gomes Patacão 15A,

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