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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What about 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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Total Knee Recovery at the Scottsdale Joint Center

Total knee recovery is getting much better these days.  When I make rounds now the day after surgery, there are a lot more smiling faces.  In the “old days”, the knees were very painful for a few days. Now we use […]

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