Definitions for "Orthopaedic surgeon"
A surgeon who specialises in surgery of the bones amd muscles - dealing with fractures, injuries, diseases of bones and joints.
a medical doctor with extensive postgraduate training in the proper diagnosis and treatment of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system
a medical doctor with extensive training in the diagnosis and nonsurgical as well as surgical treatment of the musculoskeletal system including bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves