Knee injury treatment

Role Of Physiotherapy In Cerebral Palsy!

By Dr. Hiral Asari, Physiotherapy, Cerebral palsy is a group of permanent movement disorders which occur in early childhood. It is a neurological disorder which can occur due to many causes, such as hypoxia, injury, infection, hypoglycemia, or any other cause. What are the symptoms of cerebral palsy? Stiffness; tightness in the muscles of the…

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

By, Dr. Kunal Makhija, Orthopaedics Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition characterized by inflammation of the joints. It also affects other organs of your body such as lungs, eyes, heart and skin. It occurs when your immune system attacks the tissues in your body. Following are the causes and complications of…

Sports Injury Around the Knee – What To Know About It?

By, Dr. Ashwani Maichand, Orthopaedics Sport injuries are generally sustained when an athlete competes, practices or exercises. A number of factors such as poor training techniques, accidents, improper equipment or overuse of a particular body muscle can cause a sports injury; most of these injuries are acute in nature. Acute Knee…

Tips for Caring for Someone After Knee Replacement Surgery!

By Dr. Hardeek N Ghundiyal, Orthopaedics After having a knee replacement, you may expect your lifestyle to be a lot like it was before surgery - but without the pain. In many ways, you are right, but returning to your everyday activities takes time. Being an active participant in the healing process…

Total Knee Replacement – Are you a suitable candidate?

By Dr. Nakul Shah, Orthopaedics Knee replacement surgery is a surgical procedure that is used to replace a diseased or damaged knee with an artificial joint. The replacement knee may last up to 20 years, especially if it is properly cared for. This type of a surgery is recommended only when…

Exercises to deal with ACL injury

By Dr G.P. Dureja , Pain Management ACL stands for anterior cruciate ligament. An ACL makes you unable to move your knee in the way that you used to move it. It also makes your knee extremely unstable. Sometimes a surgery is required but sometimes just rehab is good enough. Here are…

All about ACL injury

By Dr Anil Raheja , Orthopaedics ACL injuries or Anterior Cruciate Ligament injuries are generally perceived as tears in any one of the knee ligaments joining the two bones. They range from minor injuries, like small tears, to more serious ones, such as complete ligament tears or when the ligament and a…