Knee pain

What Is Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries?

By Dr. Atul Mishra,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 part…

Orthopaedics Advances In Knee And Hip Replacement!

By Dr. R Kartheek, Orthopaedics The knee replacement process involves cutting down the damaged bone as well as the cartilage from one’s thigh bone, shinbone and kneecap and replace it with a prosthesis made up of metal alloys, high rated plastics and polymers. New advances made in knee replacement, allows surgeons to…

Factors That Put You At The Risk of Anterior Knee Pain

By Dr. Sanjib Kumar Behera, Orthopaedics Anterior knee pain is characterized by pain in the middle and the front part of the knee. It includes problems such as chondromalacia or runner’s knee wherein tissue of the kneecap breaks down. Causes- The kneecap is present on the front of your knee joint.…

Sports Related Injuries of Knee & Shoulder – What To Expect

By Dr. Nithin Kumar Bejjanki, 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…

All About Anterior Knee Pain

By Dr. Hanume Gowda S N, Orthopaedics, Anterior knee pain is characterized by pain in the middle and the front part of the knee. It includes problems such as chondromalacia or runner’s knee wherein tissue of the kneecap breaks down. Causes- The kneecap is present on the front of your knee joint.…

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…

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 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…

ACL Injury – Know Everything About It!!

By Dr. Nithin Kumar Bejjanki, 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…