Partial or Total Knee Replacement for 85-yr-old Patient?

History: 85-yr-old patient on whom Partial Knee Replacement was performed by Dr. Amyn Rajani Case: A lot of patients and doctors ask Dr. Amyn Rajani why Partial Knee Replacement instead of Total Knee Replacement for elderly. Look at the lateral cartilage of the 85-yr-old operated patient. It’s absolutely pristine then why replace it then. Also…

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Rapid Recovery Program for Total Knee Replacement

Rapid Recovery Program is an innovative program for pain management that many Knee Specialists use on patients who have undergone knee joint replacement surgery. The program has been developed following years of study and experimental research. Researchers at Sydney Knee Specialists, New South Wales have implemented the latest methods from evidence-based scientific studies around the…

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Total Knee Replacement a Hope of Better Health

A Total Knee Replacement is a medical procedure whereby the ailing knee joint is replaced with artificial surface. The knee is a hinge joint which delivers gesture at the point where the thigh meets the lower leg. The thighbone (or femur) abuts the big bone of the lower leg (tibia) at the knee joint. During a total knee replacement, the…

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Knee Rehabilitation Exercises for Speedy Recovery

  The following knee strengthening exercises are designed to recover strength of the muscles of the knee. You should talk over the suitability of these exercises with your orthopaedic surgeon or  physiotherapist prior to start them. Usually, they should only be done provided they do not cause or rise pain. Knee Exercises are divided into…

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Partial Knee Replacement: Quick Relief from Knee Pain!

A partial knee replacement is not a substitute to total knee replacement . This surgery can be done when the damage is limited to a particular compartment of the knee. In the past, partial knee replacement was reserved for elder patients who were involved in limited activities. Now, partial knee replacement is frequently preferred in…

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