joint replacement

Risks and Complications of Arthroplasty

By Dr. Sanjib Kumar Behera, Orthopaedics Arthroplasty is a surgery that realigns or reconstructs a dysfunctional joint which relieves pain and restores your range of motion. This surgery is done generally when medical treatment fails to improve dysfunctional joint. It is done when you face severe joint pain and stiffness. This surgery involves: – Shoulder replacement…

Joint Pain – Know Its Different Types!

Arthritis is a group of conditions involving damage to the joints of the body. There are over 100 different forms of arthritis. The most common form, osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease) is a result of trauma to the joint, infection of the joint, or age. Other arthritis forms are rheumatoid arthritis,…

Knee Replacement Surgery – Everything You Want To Know About It!

By Dr. Rakesh Kumar , Orthopaedics Knee replacement surgery is carried out if you have a painful and stiff knee that impairs the range of motion of the knee. Usually, people who are above the age of 50 diagnosed with severe arthritis undergo this surgery. The surgery is undertaken only if other…

What Is Joint Replacement Surgery?

By Dr Ankit Varshneya , Orthopaedics What is joint replacement surgery? Though we have only 206 bones, we have over 300 joints in the body. At any joint, the end of the bones is covered with cartilage that acts as a cushion and facilitates smooth movement. With age, this cartilage…