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Joint replacement: Advantages & disadvantages of undergoing the surgery

Joint replacement is a procedure of orthopaedic surgery, in which an arthritic or a damaged joint is replaced with a metal, plastic or ceramic device called prosthesis. 457 more words

AMRI Hospital Kolkata

Orthopedician in Viman Nagar

Orthopedician in Viman Nagar

Surgical Lecturership in Department of Joint Replacement and Orthopedician in Viman Nagar Reconstruction at Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital since January 1st, 2009 till October 7, 2012. 142 more words

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Joint Replacement Surgeon in Pune

Joint Replacement Surgeon in Pune

Dr. Sinukumar Bhaskaran is an experienced Joint Replacement Surgeon in Pune. His area of specialty into Hip And Knee Replacement. 294 more words

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Why surgeons suggest arthroscopic surgery for joint treatment?

Arthroscopic surgery is a minimally invasive treatment option for musculoskeletal problems but it is used more on joints than on other areas. The process involves making an incision on a damage joint to insert an arthroscope to examine the damage. 265 more words

The anatomy of the knee: joint replacement explained

Using a model of a knee joint I explain firstly the anatomy of the knee and how the joint works, then I go on to explain the three types of knee replacement operation and the reasons for each. 80 more words


Getting dressed after shoulder surgery

A friend of mine who is having a shoulder replacement in a couple of months asked me what sort of clothes she should wear after the surgery.  1,284 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

11 Surgeries in 11 Years

I’m still living with RA after being diagnosed in 2008. But like many patients, symptoms tend to rear their head prior to being formally diagnosed. For me, that was bilateral iritis (inflammation) in 2004. 240 more words