Over the years due to the wear and tear, the cartilage in your knee can break down causing a disease known as OSTEOARTHRITIS.
What is Total Knee Replacement?
The goal of knee replacement surgery is to resurface the parts of the knee joint that have been damaged and to relieve knee pain that cannot be controlled by other treatments.
Why & When to consider Total Knee Replacement?
People who require knee replacement surgery commonly have problems in walking, climbing stairs, and getting in and out of chairs. Some also have knee pain at rest.
Knee replacement surgery should be considered when all conservative measures fail to provide relief.
Surgery may be performed for the following reasons :
Non surgical treatment options before considering TKR