Knee Brace – Types, Uses, Precautions and Tips

Knee Brace

Last updated: 16th March, 2020  Knee pain is one of the common orthopedic issues many individuals suffer after a certain age. The main reasons are like age related degeneration of the knee joints which is known as arthritis in medical terminology. Knee pain may vary from one person to the other. Further arthritis may be of […]

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Biodegradable Vs Metallic Screws for ACL Reconstruction

Last updated: 21st February, 2020  Reviewed by – Dr. Satish Reddy Many considering an ACL surgery have questions on what type of screws, biodegradable screws or metallic screws, would give the best outcome. There are many factors to be considered before choosing one. Let’s see the details about choosing the biodegradable screws or metallic screws for ACL […]

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Single-bundle vs. Double-bundle ACL Surgery

Last updated: 25th December, 2019  Reviewed by – Dr. Satish Reddy Disruption of the ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) is among the most frequent musculoskeletal injuries affecting physically active men and women. It is one of the most common sports injuries. ACL reconstruction surgery is a widely accepted approach for treating tears, but continues to evolve, with many […]

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Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

Last updated: 30th March, 2020  What is Arthroscopic Knee Surgery? The word arthroscopy is derived from the two Greek words “Arthron” which means joint, and “Skopein” which means to look at. Arthroscopic surgeries are carried out for several different joints including the knee, shoulder, and elbow. Knee arthroscopy allows an orthopedic surgeon to visualize, diagnose and treat problems inside the […]

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A primer on sports injuries

sports injuries

Last updated: 23rd December, 2019  Sports injuries are caused by overuse, direct impact, or the application of force that is greater than the body can withstand structurally. They are also caused by repetitive stress associated with athletic activities. These can affect bones and or soft tissues such as tendons, ligaments, and muscles. Get to know details […]

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