Total Knee Replacement Expectations

Total Knee Replacement Expectations: This is an important blog topic on total knee replacement.  While most patients are satisfied with their new knees, our AAOS research academy has done survey studies that show that 10 to 20% of total knee […]

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Total Knee Arthroplasty

Total knee arthroplasty is another term for total knee replacement. Arthro means joint in Latin, and plasty means to mold or create ( a new joint). The results of total knee arthroplasty are getting better with new materials and techniques. […]

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Robots, Computer Navigation, and Custom Cutting Blocks In Knee Replacement?

As imperfect human beings, we are always looking for a way that technology can make us more accurate at what we do. Total knee replacement technology is no different. Unfortunately, every individual and every knee has its own unique “personality” […]

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Total Knee Recovery

TOTAL KNEE RECOVERY: Total knee recovery is very much related to the control of your pain. I use a muscle sparing approach to knee replacement that minimizes cutting of the quadriceps tendon, allowing for a faster total knee recovery. Depending on […]

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Total Knee Replacement and Tennis

Many patients ask me if they can resume playing tennis after a total knee replacement. The answer is YES! I particularly like the function of a rotating platform total knee replacement in my tennis and racquet sport players. I have many […]

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