Kurgan city. The exterior of the building of the new building of the Kurgan Research Institute of Experimental and Clinical Orthopedics and Traumatology (KNIIEKOT), built with maximum convenience for patients and medical personnel. Central entrance to the building. Spacious, comfortable hall. Premises with modern medical equipment. Functional diagnostics room. A man pedals a bicycle. The doctor looks at the computer screen. Doctors and patients in the corridors, the hall of the institute. Internal view of hospital wards with a bathroom, a shower, new furniture and a telephone connection with a nurse's post. Examination of a patient using modern equipment "Gamma Camera". Doctors study pictures in an X-ray room. Sterile treatment room. The doctor demonstrates a multifunctional orthopedic bed, which takes the desired position for the patient. Orthopedic surgeon, inventor, doctor of medical sciences, head of KNIIEKOT Gavriil Abramovich Ilizarov in his office. Doctor of Medical Sciences Anatoly Andreevich Sveshnikov. Head of the organizational and methodological department, Doctor of Medical Sciences Lidiya Aleksandrovna Popova. Head of the biochemical laboratory Andrei Nikolaevich Matvienko. A patient from Sicily undergoing treatment at KNIIEKOT, Mario Drevetera, speaks through an interpreter.