From injection therapy to a new, less-invasive partial knee-replacement surgery, orthopedic surgeon Eric Lee, M.D., explains the many different treatments for knee problems. Lee is joined by Larry Santora, M.D., medical director of the Orange County Heart Institute and host of “Health Matters with
Osteoarthritis affects every one in sixteen Americans, the majority of which are women. Adults of all ages can suffer – with symptoms ranging from acute pain to swelling and stiffness. Partial knee replacement surgery is one option many with Osteoarthritis consider. Advances in robotic-assisted
Published on Mar 9, 2016
Liberty Hospital’s newest technology, MAKOplasty® is discusses. Patients share their experience with their surgery. This major advancement in joint replacement allows surgeons to perform partial knee and hip replacements using robotic arm technology. With this new technology, orthopaedists are able to create a customized surgery … Read the Rest
Customized Total Knee Replacement Surgery is a new technology in total knee replacement that is designed to match individual patients unique anatomy
Kneeling is an important functional activity frequently not performed after knee replacement…
…Despite no clinical reason preventing kneeling, many patients fail to resume this activity.
Study concluded – The single factor that predicted patient-reported kneeling ability at 1 year postoperatively was the physical therapy kneeling intervention … Read the Rest
5 January 2016
Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, announces it has completed the acquisition of Blue Belt Holdings, Inc. (“Blue Belt Technologies”), securing a leading position in the fast-growing area of orthopaedic robotics-assisted surgery.
Blue Belt Technologies’ NAVIO◊ surgical system currently provides robotics-assistance … Read the Rest
Understand.com is proud to present Partial Knee Replacement. This new HD animation covers the Partial Knee Replacement procedure in a simple and easy-to-understand format.
…McLaren Bay Region now offers MAKOplasty Partial Knee Resurfacing and MAKOplasty Total Hip Replacement procedures, performed using the Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System marketed by MAKO Surgical Corp. This technology uses a surgeon-controlled robotic arm system that enables accurate alignment and placement of implants…
…Accuracy is … Read the Rest
ConforMIS Inc. has announced its completion of an investigation about excess moisture and ethylene glycol residue on several of the company’s total knee replacement offerings, in which an independent testing laboratory found no significant health risk to patients from ethylene glycol residue on the affected instrumentation … Read the Rest
ConforMIS Announces Results of Multiple Studies of its Customized Knee Replacements Presented at the 2015 Pan Pacific International Congress for Joint Reconstruction
Bedford, Mass. – August 3, 2015 – ConforMIS, Inc. (NASDAQ: CFMS) announced today results from six clinical studies presented at the 2015 Pan Pacific International Congress for … Read the Rest
Westchester County, New York (PRWEB) May 19, 2015
Northern Westchester Hospital announced today that Victor Khabie, MD, FAAOS, FACS, Co-Chief of Orthopedic Surgery and Director of Sports Medicine at the Orthopedic and Spine Institute, performed the first NAVIO robot-assisted partial knee replacement in New York State at NWH. This … Read the Rest
Learn more at http://bit.ly/uZWvwH. Dr. Peter Callander of CPMC San Francisco explains minimally invasive knee replacement options including total or partial knee replacement. The Joint Replacement Center is a leading center in the San Francisco Bay Area for all types of knee surgeries – total knee replacements, partial knee … Read the Rest