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Osteoarthrtis is commonly described as wear and tear of the joint leading to deformity. Rheumatoid arthritis and gout destroy the joint through chronic inflammation.
Watch this video that explains how a knee replacement surgery is performed. Review other options for surgical management of knee arthritis.
There are several types of knee replacement implants including cruciate retaining, posterior stabilized, and rotating platform. Learn how they work and the reasons for their use.
Create your own custom knee replacement surgery timeline to provide timely safety notifications, education, checklists and surgery specific reminders.
Read stories from patients just like you. Find out what made them decide to have surgery and how their life changed after surgery. Post your story and comments for others to read.
Find all you local knee replacement resources, include Medicare surveys, ratings, and safety information for hospitals, home health care agencies, and rehabilitation facilities.
18 simple Exercises. This home exercise program will prepare you before surgery and will help you regain excellent motion and strength after surgery as well.
Learn how knee replacement surgery will effect your golf and tennis games. Find the activities that orthopaedic surgeons feel are the best athletics after surgery.