UT Southwestern Medical Center offers total knee reconstruction and total knee replacement surgery to repair the injured joint and restore function to the knee.
May 23, A total knee replacement doesn't mean your surgeon takes the whole knee. Find out, step by step, what he does.
If nonsurgical treatments like medications and using walking supports are no longer helpful, you may want to consider total knee replacement surgery.
Read about total knee replacement (TKR) surgery complications, risks, recovery, rehab, exercises, and therapy. Learn about associated problems and reasons.
Knee replacement, also called arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure to resurface a knee damaged by arthritis. Metal and plastic parts are used to cap the ends of.
During a total knee replacement, a surgeon removes some bone and cartilage from the areas of your thighbone and shin bone, where they meet at your knee.
Dec 29, Your doctor can choose from a variety of knee replacement prostheses and surgical techniques, considering your age, weight, activity level.
Dec 11, ACL reconstruction is performed by a doctor who specializes in surgical procedures of the bones and joints (orthopedic surgeon).