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Total Knee Replacement Fact: Obesity Puts Patients at Risk

July 21, 2017

Much is said about Total Knee Replacement. While many agree that it is a perfectly safe procedure, there are those who say that the surgery can be risky. One of the most common factors that increase the risk for knee replacement is obesity. There is a circulating belief that people who are obese are not […]

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Unicompartmental Knee Replacement

Experience Matters: Find the Right Surgeon for Knee Replacement

June 16, 2017

Being experienced is always an edge. Experience is highly important to the success of any endeavour, especially technical ones like medical procedures and surgeries. Knee surgery like unicompartmental knee replacement is specific and technical, and requires not just skills and expertise, but most importantly practice and experience. This is why it matters that you choose […]

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ACL Reconstruction

ACL Reconstruction Recovery

June 8, 2017

ACL reconstruction knee surgery includes repairing or reconstructing the ACL, which is the anterior cruciate ligament. This type of surgery benefits the athletes who have injured or torn their ACL. Effective, efficient recovery and patient satisfaction are two of the most important goals after ACL reconstruction knee surgery. This is done by restoring the normal […]

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Total Knee Replacement Myth Busters 2017

May 12, 2017

There are various reasons why patients opt for total knee replacement. The most common reason is that, to them, knee replacement shows a lot of promise in achieving a better lifestyle and better movement. They undergo this surgery in hopes of gaining a more active life. However, many of these patients go into surgery believing […]

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Which Knee Injection is “Better” for Knee Arthritis?

May 11, 2017

Have you tried taking oral medications for your knee arthritis but to no avail? Are you not getting the relief that you need from these meds? A knee injection can be a great option. Injection is beneficial to patients who had no relief from taking medications but are not quite ready to undergo surgery. Since […]

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Total knee myths

Total Knee Replacement After ACL Reconstruction

May 5, 2017

Suffering from a knee injury or advanced arthritis in the knee makes it hard for one to perform even simple activities like walking. Some still feel pain and discomfort even when lying down or sitting. In some cases, using walking supports and taking medications may be helpful. However, some consider total knee replacement as a […]

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Stem Cell Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis and Focal Cartilage Defects

May 2, 2017

Stem cell therapy is a modern and novel procedure which is used to treat certain orthopedic knee )conditions and diseases. It makes use of stem cells, most commonly those derived from the patient’s bone marrow. This therapy works by adding new cells to the defected, diseased or damaged knee. Stem cells are helpful because they actively signal, recruit and produce healing […]

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Unicompartmental Knee Replacement

April 24, 2017

Partial knee replacement – Medial Uni This is an xray of a partial knee replacement. Specifically, this is a medial unicompartmental knee replacement. This fifty something year old man had pain localized to the medial aspect of his right and left knees. Carefully look at this xray and note that the lateral compartments (outside of […]

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