Knee Injury

Knee Replacement – When Should You Go For It

By Dr. Sajeev Kumar, General Physician, Knee replacement is a surgery wherein an artificial joint is used to replace a diseased, damaged or worn out knee. This surgery is common among people who fall in the age group of 60-80, but recent trends seem to suggest that younger people are opting for…

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…

Sports Related Injuries of Knee & Shoulder

By Dr. Akhilesh Rathi, Orthopaedics Knee is a complex structure of your body made up of bones, ligaments, tendons, articular cartilage, muscles and meniscus. Knee is a very important joint as it plays a crucial role in human movement and is also very much prone to injuries. Your shoulder like your…

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…

Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatment for Knee & Shoulder Injuries

By Dr. Deepak Kumar Arora, Orthopaedics Knee is a complex structure in body made up of bones, ligaments, articular cartilage, and meniscus. Knee is a hinge joint, it’s plays a crucial role in human movement and is also very much prone to injuries. Shoulder joint is a hinge joint and composed…

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…

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

By Dr. Hardeek N Ghundiyal, Orthopaedics Situations where your arm bone snaps out of the shoulder socket result in an injury known as Shoulder Dislocation. This injury generally occurs if you suffer a bad fall or get hit very hard. The shoulder joint is the most frequently injured joint in the…