Meniscus Tear- A common knee injury

Last updated: 25th December, 2019  Like many knee injuries, a meniscus tear can be painful and debilitating. Unfortunately, a meniscus tear is a most common cartilage injuries of the knee joint. Get to know the importance of meniscus in our knee and, the available treatment options if you get injured, what are the primary measures to be taken care, and […]

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Have you been advised MRI scan?

ACL surgery VS MRI Scanner

Last updated: 25th December, 2019  MRI scan or magnetic resonance imaging is an advanced test that uses a strong magnetic field and radio waves to create pictures of organs inside the body. It is among one of the most sophisticated diagnosis tool available to the physicians. An MRI scan is often quite helpful in analyzing following […]

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Second Opinion – Promoting it the right way!

Second Opinion

Last updated: 24th December, 2019  Importance of Second Opinion Almost a year back around January 2015, an eye-popping headline on Times of India, grabbed my attention. The article suggested that as many as 44% of suggested surgeries were unnecessary. As much as I recall, this article trended for a couple of days as the most shared […]

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Cervical herniated disc: Suffering from neck, shoulder and arm pain?

Last updated: 25th December, 2019  What is Cervical herniated disc? Are you suffering from neck, shoulder or arm pain frequently? If yes, you should have an immediate check up with your doctor, because it may be related to your cervical (intervertebral disc) spine. Our cervical spine is made up of first 7 vertebrae present between the […]

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Postoperative Complications and Care of ACL Reconstructions

acl surgery

Last updated: 25th December, 2019  Anterior cruciate ligament tear or damage is a common injury in young athletes and people who actively use the knees. Arthroscopic reconstruction of ACL is a popular surgical technique to repair the torn ACL. It is reported that patients undergoing this procedure are benefitted with 85-90% satisfaction with the restoration of […]

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A 2 minutes of hopping a day, keeps hip fracture at bay

Hip Fractures - precautions

Last updated: 25th December, 2019  What Causes hip fractures Our bones become thinner with age, which is quite significant in the hip bones. In the hip bone, it causes a localized thinning and makes it more susceptible to fracture. A  Journal of Bone and Mineral Research study mentions that regular and high-impact exercise, particularly hopping or jumping can strengthen […]

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Keeping Surgeries Safe!

how to be safe over surgeries

Last updated: 25th December, 2019  Dow to ensure safe surgeries? Surgeons are among the most revered and trusted medical professionals. With a surgical blade in hand, they have the power to cure their patient of several acute or chronic ailments. In return, the patient and their families extend their unlimited trust and gratitude. Even though all […]

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Knee Replacement Surgery – How can it help you get rid of pain?

knee replacement - how it helps

Last updated: 25th December, 2019  Knee replacement is a surgical procedure in which the diseased part of the knee joint is replaced with an artificial implant or material. Conventionally, the knee replacement involves replacing the lower end of the thighbone (femur) and the upper end of the leg bone (Tibia) with or without replacement of the knee cap […]

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