If you are facing constant pain in the knee or if your daily movement is affected by the immobility in the knee, you must read on. This blog will help people who have faced sports injury or are in turmoil because of immobility in the knee. The secret to staying fit is out. It is the Knee Replacement Surgery.
Knee Replacement Surgery is the new age modern surgical process which helps patients get rid of the pain and damaged knee because of arthritis. The best orthopedic of Punjab, Dr. Tanveer Bhutani says osteoarthritis is the most common reason for patients to undergo the knee replacement surgery. He recommends that patients whose knee joints have been damaged by arthritis or any trauma must consider the surgical procedure and get relief from constant pain.
What are the Types of Knee Replacement Surgeries?
Knee Replacement or Knee Arthoscopy or sometimes called ‘knee resurfacing’, this surgery has helped many people live a pain-free life. In this surgery the damaged bone and cartilage from the surface of the knee joint is replaced with an artificial component. Knee replacement surgery is successful in people of all age groups- right from old age people with damaged knees to adults or sportsmen who have damaged knee because of injury.
Following are the types of most commonly performed knee replacement surgeries:
- Partial Knee Replacement
PKR or partial knee replacement is the surgery that replaces only one side of the joint. This surgery is done when arthritis is present only in part of the knee.
- Total Knee Replacement
In this surgery the entire knee joint is replaced. The joint surface at the end of the thigh bone (femur) and the joint surface at the top of the shin (tibia) are replaced with a metal shell. The artificial components used in the surgery are called prosthesis.
What are the Benefits of Total Knee Replacement Surgery?
If your knee gives you pain, stiffness, loss of function and instability, your orthopedic will surely recommend a total knee replacement. Dr. Tanveer says it’s not necessary that all patients who have arthritis need a knee replacement. But if the knee is damaged and made dysfunctional by arthritis, knee replacement surgery will be a boon to the body.
Following are the benefits of knee replacement surgery:
- Relief from Pain
Total knee replacement gives relief from the excruciating knee pain which had made you immobile and dependent. EVA hospital is the best hospital for knee replacement surgeries and the testimonials from patients tell you that TKR has helped them to live a pain-free life.
- Gain Stability and Mobility
Debilitating knee pain can make you handicapped to move about, climb the stairs or even standing or walking for a longer duration. This can prevent you from living a normal life and can hamper the family life.
Knee replacement can help you lead an active life. Post-surgery recovery will help you walk without any support and move freely for your household chores.
- High Success rate and Recovery Rate
The best orthopedic in Punjab, Dr. Tanveer Bhutani, assures a high success rate with the knee replacement surgery. Dr. Bhutani says if prolonged medications, injections and other treatments do not help in combating pain, knee replacement is a sure treatment for the pain and recovery. After the surgery, you will be relieved of taking so many medicines and lead a free life.
Knee replacement is a highly successful surgery and it has a quick recovery rate. There is no age restriction for the surgery and more than 95% of the patients are satisfied with the results of knee replacement surgery.
The quality of life of the patients after a knee surgery is definitely better. To choose the best orthopedic, you must see the qualifications experience and the past records of the doctor along with the facilities of the hospital. Dr. Tanveer Bhutani from EVA Hospital has a record of successful knee replacement surgeries and provides the best pre and post-surgery care. EVA Hospital is equipped with the modern equipment and facilities and a caring, skilled and concerned staff. For knee check-up, consultancy or any advice get in touch with Dr. Bhutani.