Types of Knee Surgeries Available in Mumbai to Treat Arthritis

Mumbai is among the top cities that is known for its best in class orthopedic care in India. It also houses a few of the renowned joint replacement and trauma facilities that are equipped with state-of-art technology. If you are looking for a knee surgery to treat arthritis, you can get it done in Mumbai…

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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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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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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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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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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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7 Misconceptions about Knee Joint Replacement Surgery

There is a lot of controversy and confusion amongst people concerning the right age and the right time to get a knee replacement surgery. Many people also fear the post surgery complications and have doubts about returning to their normal activities after the surgery. We try to bust most of the misconceptions surrounding Total Knee…

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All you need to know about Partial Knee Replacement

Would you replace all four tyres for only one deflated tyre? Then why do that to your knee?  In Osteoarthritis most of the wear and tear happens on the inner side of the Knee and with a Partial Knee Replacement, you can save the other compartments of your knee along with the ligaments and the…

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