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Makoplasty Robotic partial knee resurfacing is a less invasive solution designed to restore the feeling of a natural knee.

Robotic Knee Replacement Trends

May 11, 2018

A recent analysis of Utilization Trends show Robotic /Computer assisted Knee Replacement surgery is increasing in the US.  Approximately 12 % of Knee replacement cases in 2015 up from 4 % in 2008.   29 % of Facilities (hospitals, ASC) and 17 % of Orthopedics Surgeons use robots/computers for hip or knee replacement surgery.  This […]

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PRP for Knee Chondral Defects

May 5, 2018

PRP for Chondral Defects): Partial Thickness Knee Lesions PRP (platelet rich plasma) is an injection treatment performed in the office. PRP for the knee is a biologic regenerative medicine treatment that does not require a surgical procedure.  Knee chondral defects have a limited capacity for self repair due to the low biologic activity of chondrocytes and […]

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PRP for Knees – OA

April 27, 2018

PRP for OA (osteoarthritis knees): PRP (platelet rich plasma) is an injection treatment performed in the office. PRP for the knee is a biologic regenerative medicine treatment that does not require a surgical procedure.  This treatment is used to modify the symptoms of knee OA (osteoarthritis) by counteracting the natural process of Osteoarthritis which alters the […]

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Leading the way in Therapeutic Autologous Biologics

April 22, 2018

Advanced Cellular Biologics with Therapeutic Strength Compositions PurePRP  II is an autologous cellular biologic that has become standard of care for many treatment modalities. In today’s world of regenerative medicine, clinicians are requiring products that are not only clinically effective but, also have the versatility to provide for specific treatment requirements. This may include therapeutic […]

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PRP for Chondral Defects: Partial Thickness Knee Lesions

April 22, 2018

PRP (platelet rich plasma) is an injection treatment performed in the office. PRP for the knee is a biologic regenerative medicine treatment that does not require a surgical procedure.  Knee chondral defects have a limited capacity for self repair due to the low biologic activity of chondrocytes and its lack of blood supply. Articular cartilage […]

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PRP for OA (osteoarthritis knees)

April 22, 2018

PRP (platelet rich plasma) is an injection treatment performed in the office. PRP for the knee is a biologic regenerative medicine treatment that does not require a surgical procedure.  This treatment is used to modify the symptoms of knee OA (osteoarthritis) by counteracting the natural process of Osteoarthritis which alters the normal joint metabolism resulting in […]

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Return-to-Sport Rate After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

April 20, 2018

Eric Hamrin Senorski, PT, MSc, PhD*, Eleonor Svantesson, MD, MSc, Susanne Beischer, PT, MSc, … First Published April 16, 2018 Research Article  Can Athletes return to Strenuous Sports 1 Year after Surgery for a Torn ACL Knee?  The answer is yes, but not all. We continue to learn about return to sport after ACL knee injury.  Not all patients return to their sport.  […]

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Avoiding Complications in Total Knee Replacement Surgery – Body Weight Matters

April 7, 2018

Study: Is there a reasonable BMI criterion for TJA? A study published in the April 4 issue of The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery attempts to assess various body mass index (BMI) criteria for total joint arthroplasty (TJA). The authors conducted a retrospective, cohort study of 27,671 TJAs to determine if various BMI eligibility criteria had […]

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