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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Sign of Relief to Walk with Revised Total Knee Replacement Surgery

History: A 73 yrs old woman observed complications after 15 years of her total knee replacement surgery as she was unable to walk suddenly.   Case: The lady’s who had undergone total knee replacement surgery observed poly wear and metallosis that led to a failure of knee functionality after 15 years. A revised surgery was…

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What Will You Ask The Knee Replacement Specialist?

Knee replacement is a surgical process that involves reforming your damaged knee. This replacement can either be partial or total depending on the level of damage caused due to health disorder, ageing or traumatic conditions. Therefore, it is highly necessary that you discuss your on-going knee problems with a knee specialist. There are many knee…

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A New Lease for 70-yr-old Patient

History: 70-yr-old lady was unable to walk because of severe deformities. Case: This lady was operated by Dr. Amyn Rajani few days back. A long stem in the tibia is very important in such cases to prevent periprosthetic fracture. Due to sudden change of alignment there is too much load on tibia and hence the…

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Knee Replacement Surgery – What to Expect During Recovery?

According to a renowned knee specialist in Mumbai, the recovery and rehabilitation process has a very important role after a total knee replacement surgery. It enables you to get back on your feet and resume an active lifestyle efficiently. Moreover, it improves your chances for long-term success and helps you heal faster. The recovery and…

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Single-Stage Bilateral Total Knee Replacement Surgery Success

History: 70-yr-old female unable to walk because of severe varus deformity with multiple big osteophytes. Case:  A single-stage Bilateral Total Knee Replacement was performed with long stem. Long stem is better to use in obese patient with osteoporosis with severe deformities, it avoids periprosthetic fractures and adds more stability to the construct.  

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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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Returning to Sports after Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

Getting back to sports after Arthroscopic Knee Surgery is a challenge, but definitely not an impossible task. Do it soon and there are full chances that you might reinjure yourself so it is important that you give it ample of time to heal. Let’s have a look at some of the tips that will help…

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Medial Meniscus Repair for 17-yr-old Patient

History: 17-yr-old boy suffered from a bucket handle tear of the Medial Meniscus, complex tear of Lateral Meniscus and ACL Tear. Case: A medial meniscus Repair of the bucket handle with all inside, Inside out and Outside in technique was performed. I repaired the lateral meniscus by all inside side-to-side sutures and reconstructed the ACL.…

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How to Protect Your Knees While Hiking

Hiking is an incredible way to charge your mood. You also get to spend considerable amount of time outdoors and challenge yourself, both physically and mentally. Whether you are young or old, long hiking periods will eventually take a toll your joints. Knee Specialist in Mumbai, Dr. Amyn Rajani feels that even the strongest and…

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