The Young Adult Knee and Early Arthritis – what to know

Although arthritis is a condition mostly attributed to the senior population, athletes and young adults are also susceptible. Knee arthritis is defined as a group of conditions caused by defective articular cartilage and alterations in bone morphology. It is considered the most prevalent type of arthritis, and the most notable health issue that permeates modern […]

Knee Instability & Treatment Options – When to Seek Physiotherapy and Medical Attention

The painful, wobbly, and unstable feeling of a loose knee cap is commonly caused by an injury that has either sprained or torn the ligaments. Anterior cruciate ligament or meniscus injury may also cause knee instability and pain. The kneecap is connected to the thigh bone(femur) above and the shin bone(tibia) below. It moves up […]

आइए समझें – किशोरों में अग्रवर्ती घुटने का दर्द (एंटीरियर नी पेन)

किशोरों में अग्रवर्ती  घुटने का दर्द एक स्थानीय चोट है जो घुटने की टोपी के नीचे और पिंडली की हड्डी के ठीक ऊपर, घुटने के अग्रभाग में केंद्रित होती है। इसे अंग्रेजी में AKP यानी एंटीरियर नी पेन कहा जाता है। सरल भाषा में इसका नाम है ‘रनर्स नी’ यानी एक धावक का घुटना। मूलतः […]

Adult Acquired Flat Foot – Things You Should Know

Adult acquired flat foot is a condition where the arch of the foot flattens progressively. When standing, the entire sole touches the ground. Adults who acquire this condition, mostly experience pain, difficulty inactivity, and require treatment. It is also referred to as AAFD and Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction. Usually, the problem begins with a little […]

Difference between Osteoarthritis & Rheumatoid Arthritis

Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are both conditions of the joints having different causes and treatment but similar symptoms. Arthritis is a broad term surmising joint diseases. There are many types of the disease. It affects people of all ages and gender, however, the mentioned two are more common in women. Osteoarthritis or OA is a […]

Lateral Epicondylitis – The Most Common Overuse Syndrome in the Elbow

For most people “tennis elbow” is just something that Sachin Tendulkar had. It gives a vague idea of elbow injury in sportspersons. However, it is not only a sports injury. Actually, some people might suffer from the condition without recognizing it.   What is Tennis Elbow or Lateral Epicondylitis? Lateral Epicondylitis is a painful condition […]

Current State of the Art in Arthroplasty

Every year, hundreds of people in Ludhiana undergo Arthroplasty or joint replacement surgery. At Eva Hospital, state of art in arthroplasty technology has made these implants easier, and faster to recover from. The joints are made from more durable materials and operated with the most advanced tools and techniques. Let us take a look at […]