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Overview on Knee Replacement

Knee Replacement (arthroplasty) is an operation used to replace weight-bearing surfaces of the knee joint to relieve disability and pain. Especially in patients with osteoarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis. Surgical techniques available include total knee replacement, partial knee replacement and femoral replacement.

BLK Super Specialty Hospital, Delhi

5, Pusa Road New Delhi, India

Brief about Hospital

  • Consistently ranked amongst the Top 10 Multi Super Specialty Hospitals in Delhi NCR.
  • Equipped with CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System.
  • 650 patient beds and 60 consultation rooms, founded in 1959.

Sakra World Hospial, Bangalore

SY NO 52/2 & 52/3, Devarabeesanahalli, Varthur Hobli, Bangalore- 560 103

Brief about Hospital

  • High end ICUs are supported by devoted nurses for each bed.
  • Patients are involved in care planning and decision making.
  • Commitment to prevent adverse events that may occur.​
  • This flagship 350-bedded multi-super specialty hospital situated in Bangalore was launched in February, 2014.

Fortis Hospital, Mumbai

Goregaon Link Road, Mulund-West, Maharashtra 400078 Mumbai, India

Brief about Hospital

  • 300 patient beds and 20 specialized departments.
  • Equuipped with one of the most comprehensive organ transplantation programs.
  • Awarded with multiple accolades including Asian Patient SafetyAward and Healthcare Leadership.

Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Gurgaon

Plot 3201, Block - V, DLF Phase - III, Nathupur, Sector 24 Gurugram, Haryana - 122002

Brief about Hospital

  • Facilities 215 Bedded facility with world-class Intensive Care Units 6 Modular Operation Theaters Advanced Critical Care and Dialysis Unit State-of-the-art Radiology unit with MRI, CT scan and ultrasound 2 State-of-art Cath Labs with Rota ans IVUS facilities Fully Equipped Laboratory Medicine and Blood Bank Supported by a well-equipped Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation department

Venkateshwar Hospital, Delhi

Sector 18A, Dwarka, Sector 18, Sector 18A, Dwarka, Delhi, 110075

Brief about Hospital

  • Multi speciality hospital with 325 Beds, 100 Critical Care Beds & 32 Specialties
  • Modern equipments and latest technology with 10 Modular OT’s

More about Knee Replacement



About the procedure

Knee replacement or knee arthroplasty is a surgical procedure to treat patients who have their knee or knees damaged by an injury or any knee related diseases. When the cartilage that covers your thigh and shin bone is damaged, it becomes painful and hard to move because instead of sliding over each other, the bones rub and crush together which causes pain. The procedure helps with the pain caused and restore functions in the joint. 

The surgery is done by replacing the damaged knee joint with an artificial joint made from metal, plastic or polymer so that the knee can flex and bend more freely and painlessly. The surgery can take upto 1.5 - 2 hours.


Why the procedure?

The most common reason for knee replacement is severe osteoarthritis of the knees. There a few other signs that indicate that a person may need a knee replacement-


·        If the pain in your knee persists or recurs every time.

·        If you have any difficulty in performing everyday tasks like walking, going up and down the stairs, sitting in a chair or getting in and out of a car.

·        Knee inflammation or knee swelling that does not improve with the medications.

·        Incase you faced any knee related injury that damaged your anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). 


Types of procedures


There are different kinds of knee replacement and different surgical methods. Your Orthopaedic surgeon will help you to choose the best option for you, taking into consideration your general health and condition of your knee.


The 4 types of knee replacement surgery are-

1.     Total knee replacement- The most common type of knee replacement (TKR), which involves replacing the surface of your thigh bone and shin bone that connects to the knee with an artificial implant that fits your anatomy.

2.     Partial knee replacement- As the name suggests, it involves replacing only the part of the knee that is damaged by disease.

3.     Kneecap replacement- The procedure involves only replacing the under surface of the kneecap. Doctors suggest TKR more as compared to kneecap replacement as TKR has a higher success rate.

4.     Complex knee replacement- Or the revision knee replacement is done if you have already had a knee replacement surgery on the same knee before.


Before the Procedure


Have a discussion with your doctor, learn about the procedure like what to expect during and after the surgery. There are a few questions that you can ask before going for the same.


·        What type of knee replacement surgery is best for you.

·        The type of implant that will be used.

·        The things that you can do before the surgery like diet, exercise.

·        Discuss the risks of the surgery with your doctor or the possible outcomes.

·        If the insurance covers all the cost of just some.

·        The recovery time, medications and the hospital stay.


After the procedure


The recovery period after the surgery is very important so there are a few things that you can do to insure your safety and comfort. Here are some things that can help you after the procedure is done-

·        Follow your physical therapist instructions. Physical therapy helps the patient to recover faster and have better outcomes.

·        Take care of the wound. With the help of your doctor, understand how and when to change your bandage to avoid postoperative infection.

·        Use of walker/crane or other medical equipments that helps recovery.

·        Healthy diet and regular exercise.

·        Prepare or make adjustments in your home ahead of time for your arrival after the surgery to ensure comfort and easy recovery. 

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