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Joint Replacement Surgery in Bangalore


The most common reason for a total knee replacement surgery is degenerative joint disease (arthritis). In simple terms arthritis is wear and tear inside the joint that causes pain, stiffness, deformity and instability. 208 more words

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Joint Replacements: My Advice & Things to Consider

I’ve been working on My Joint Replacement Story series for the past two weeks and it’s finally coming to an end. As a parting gift I wanted to leave you with some advice and things to consider when having joints replaced. 510 more words


My Joint Replacement Story: Part Three

Congrats! You’ve made it through two incredibly long posts about surgery; boring for most, informative for some. I’ve written about my hip and knee surgeries and now I’m writing about my shoulder replacement. 704 more words


Is Your Orthopedic Service Line Positioned to Assume Risk for Joint Replacement Surgery?

Is your hospital prepared to bear financial risk among your Medicare patient population for total joint replacement (TJR) surgery?  Last week CMS proposed a Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CCJR) model, scheduled to begin as early as next year. 519 more words

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My Joint Replacement Story: Part Two

Welcome back to my series! I’d like to congratulate everyone on making it through the novel of the my last post. I warned it might be long on unfortunately I was right. 616 more words


Joint Replacement: Shoulder Options

The shoulder has the greatest mobility of all the joints in the body, therefore shoulder replacement surgery involves extremely close attention to detail and creating proper alignment and balance between the joint and surrounding muscles. 337 more words

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