Knee replacement, also known as knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure done to replace the weight-bearing surfaces of the knee joint to relieve pain and disability. Whether you actually need the surgery is a decision that you and your doctor, an orthopedic surgeon, carefully make together. More than 90% of people who have had their knees replaced see a huge improvement in pain and their ability to get around.
You might be thinking: “Why do my joints ache when it’s cold?” Usually, joint pains are symptoms of some injury or an extension of an underlying health condition.…
Overview A condition that is characterized by pain in the front part of the knee and surrounding the patella (kneecap) is called patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS). Doctors also…
Dr. Bakul Arora, a specialist in joint replacement surgery, suggests implants for patients with metal allergy, recovery phase after a knee replacement surgery, and the difference between an original and replaced knee.
Sushila Vyaas from Vapi talks about how she could finally take her much-awaited trip to Kashmir with her family comfortably and pain-free post her knee surgery.