orthopedic surgeons use a variety of diagnostic tests to help identify the specific nature of your musculoskeletal injury or condition. Orthopaedists also use results from these tests to plan an appropriate course of treatment. Here are some of the most frequently used diagnostic tests for musculoskeletal injuries and conditions.
Joint Aspiration and Analysis
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Nerve Conduction Study (NCS)
Peripheral Bone Density Testing
Range of Motion Testing