· Total Knee Replacement (TKR) – When all other conservative treatments like medicine, physiotherapy have failed to relieve the disabling knee pain, Total knee replacement is the procedure of choice. A TKR surgery entails removal of damaged cartilage and bone from the surface of knee and replacing them with metal and plastic implants.
· Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement–
· Partial Knee Replacement – Partial or Uni- compartmental knee replacement is done when there is osteoarthritis of a part of knee joint. In a uni-compartmental knee replacement, only the damaged compartment is replaced with metal and plastic implants.
· Bilateral knee replacement – In bilateral knee replacement, both knees are replaced at the same surgery. The advantages of bilateral knee replacement are many. For instance, less cost, one time anaesthesia, lesser hospital stay and one time rehabilitation.
· Hi flex Knee Replacement – A high flexion knee replacement allows 155 degrees bending and is boon for patients seeking increased function after knee replacement. Hi-flex knee replacement allows activities which are not possible after conventional knee replacement such as kneeling, squatting and gardening.
Benefits of Knee Replacement surgery
· Significant alleviation of pain
· Improved joint function
· Improved range of motion of the knee joint
· Improved quality of life
· Correction of deformities
Undergoing knee replacement surgery in India is highly advantageous. For instance, the surgery is performed by team of highly qualified and experienced orthopaedic surgeons, the hospitals in India are well equipped with the latest technology and sophisticated instrumentation which is on par with any other facility in the world. Owing to the less cost of the procedure and excellent health care facilities, many people from all over the world come to India for knee replacement surgery.
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