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Patient Satisfaction Quite High for Unicompartmental Knee Replacement (Makoplasty)

October 2, 2017

An article published in the Journal of Arthroplasty compares patient satisfaction rates at 2 years after surgery for both Total Knee Replacement and Unicompartmental Knee Replacement (also termed Makoplasty or partial knee replacement). This study confirmed that Unicompartmental Knee Replacement patients have higher satisfaction scores (86 % vs 71 %) than Total Knee Replacement patients.  […]

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Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement

September 27, 2017

One of the most common orthopedic procedures is total knee replacement. This minimally invasive procedure is also known as arthroplasty. It is used to replace worn or damaged surfaces of the knees. Basically, an implant is placed as a replacement for the knee surfaces to increase mobility, relieve pain and help the patient return to […]

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Kneecap Replacement Surgery Recovery Time

Kneecap Replacement Surgery Recovery Time

September 20, 2017

The recovery time of kneecap replacement surgery depends on what type of procedure was performed, the quality of the knee surgeon and on the health and age of the individual having the surgery. However, to speed up your recovery, it is important that you follow the advice of your surgeon after the surgery. Much depends […]

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Knee Cartilage Damage Exercises

September 12, 2017

Your knee cartilage plays a vital role to the knee and other joints. It serves a natural cushion so that the joints won’t rub together. However, knee cartilage can get damaged due to injury or caused by certain medical conditions. The most common knee cartilage issue is torn meniscus. Another common cause of cartilage damage […]

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Warning Signs That You May Need Knee Replacement Surgery

August 29, 2017

This past year, there have been more than 600,000 total knee replacements performed by surgeons in the United States alone. And this number is expected to continually rise for the years to come. This says that despite the long rehabilitation and recovery process of the procedure, more and more people trust the effectiveness and benefit […]

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ACL Surgery Technique Determines Successful Return to Activity

August 28, 2017

​ Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery Technique Determines Success in ​Return to Activity for Athletes Performing the surgery in a Technically correct manner gives my patients the best chance for a well functioning knee after ACL injury.   The transition from Transtibial to Anatomic Femoral tunnel drilling started approximately 2008 and by 2013 most surgeons had […]

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The Basics of Choosing a Knee Surgeon

August 22, 2017

Knee problem can be complicated that it sometimes leads to replacement surgery. People choose to undergo surgery because they have suffered enough from the discomfort, the pain and the other symptoms associated with their knee problem. But the procedure itself is not the only thing that people should consider. Equally important is the surgeon who […]

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Cartilage Restoration

August 15, 2017

Cartilage restoration has provided a great treatment option for people, mostly athletes, who have injured or damaged their cartilage, which does not heal on its own. Modern technology and innovations in surgery have made it possible, bridging the gap between traditional joint replacement surgery and symptom relief. Full thickness chondral defects in the knee joint […]

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