The ABC Of Arthroscopy

What Is Arthroscopy? Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive technique of diagnosing and treating disorders of almost all joints within the body. To perform arthroscopy, a very small surgical incision is given on the skin over the joint. An arthroscope is a narrow, tube-like structure made of flexible fiberoptic material. A camera is attached to the…

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Sports Injuries Of The Knee Joint

What Are Sports Injuries? Any form of injury that is traumatic, sudden or forceful in nature and exerts a forceful impact on any muscle, bone, joint, tendon or cartilage qualifies as a sports injury. Such injuries are usually sustained while performing exercise, engaging in sports or after performing exertive physical activities. Sometimes the injury can…

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Shoulder Injury: How To Deal With It?

What Are The Types Of Shoulder Injuries? Your shoulder is one of the most likely parts of the musculoskeletal system to sustain injuries, since it contributes to a lot of day-to-day physical activity. Let us take a look at the common type of injuries that your shoulder is likely to sustain. 1. Rotator Cuff Tear:…

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How Is ACL Tear Surgery Performed?

What is ACL Tear Surgery? Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) tear surgery involves replacing or repairingthe damaged ACL in order to restore normal knee joint anatomy and functions. A tendon taken from another joint of the patient’s own body is used in place of the damaged ACL. For more information on ACL tear surgery in Mumbai,…

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ACL Surgery: Rebuilding A Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Surgery is performed to restore the function of the knee. As the ligament is responsible for holding the thigh bone (femur) and shin bone (tibia) of the knee together in place, its injury may result in swelling, severe pain, loss of strength and inability to bend or straighten the knee. However,…

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ACL Injury – What do you need to know?

Anterior Cruciate Ligament or ACL injury can mostly be seen in sportsperson or people involved in rigorous physical activities. They can lead to severe consequences if not treated or prevented. However, as per a surgeon who performs ACL tear surgery in Mumbai people do not possess proper knowledge about ACL and ACL injury. What is…

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Tricks & Tips Prevent Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tears

What is an ACL Tear? ACL tear is one of the most common orthopaedic injuries that affects the anterior cruciate ligament of your knee. People who play high-impact sports are also at extreme risk of getting sidelined by ACL tears. According to Dr. Amyn Rajani, Knee Specialist in Mumbai… usually, a loud pop or a…

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Why are Females more prone to ACL Tears than Males?

What is an ACL Tear? ACL tears are one of the most common injuries that affect the anterior cruciate ligament of your knee. Sportsmen playing high-impact sports like basketball, athletics, football, hockey are at a high risk of tearing their ACL, but ACL tears cannot be wholly categorized as a sports injury, a person going…

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