Surgery, no matter what kind, is a significant operation involving several risks. Knee replacement, also known as knee arthroplasty, is no exception. It is an effective treatment for pain caused by osteoarthritis and other conditions affecting the joint. If you experience knee pain when moving or even resting, this type of surgery may be theread more »
Hip and Knee
How a Knee Replacement Surgeon Can Help You with Knee Pain
The causes of knee pain in adults can stem from a variety of things. Most of the time, it’s due to age, overwork, and exhaustion from daily activities like lifting, walking and bending. For athletes, it could be because of strain from sprinting, jumping, and running far distances. When left untreated, the ache can becomeread more »
What Happens After Knee Replacement Surgery?
Knee replacement surgery, or arthroplasty, is a medical procedure typically recommended for older patients with different types of knee arthritis. During the procedure, damaged knee joint components are removed and replaced with a plastic or metal parts. The procedure is a great way to restore mobility, flexibility, and functionality of the knee – all whileread more »
An Introduction to Hip Replacement Surgery
If your hip has been damaged by fracture, arthritis, or some other conditions, your day-to-day activities, such as waking, climbing stairs, and walking in and out of a chair, may be painful. All you want is to eliminate the debilitating symptoms caused by your damaged hip joint. For a damaged hip, nonsurgical treatments are consideredread more »