Knee replacement, also known as knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure done to replace the weight-bearing surfaces of the knee joint to relieve pain and disability. Whether you actually need the surgery is a decision that you and your doctor, an orthopedic surgeon, carefully make together. More than 90% of people who have had their knees replaced see a huge improvement in pain and their ability to get around.
Are you recovering from Total Knee Replacement or TKR? Congratulations! You made it past the first hurdle! With a little attention and care, you will soon be back on your feet! Can’t figure what is allowed and what is not? Here is a simple guide to post-op healing to help you put your best foot forward!
Dr. Bakul Arora, a specialist in joint replacement surgery, suggests implants for patients with metal allergy, recovery phase after a knee replacement surgery, and the difference between an original and replaced knee.
Sushila Vyaas from Vapi talks about how she could finally take her much-awaited trip to Kashmir with her family comfortably and pain-free post her knee surgery.