A knee Replacement Surgery is performed on a person, who is suffering from arthritis or osteoarthritis, or a knee injury. Knee replacement, also known as knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure to replace the weight-bearing surfaces of the knee joint to relieve pain and disability.
With age, our body undergoes a series of changes to which our body responds and adapts accordingly. This happens especially in case of the bones which form the base of the human body. The bones of the lower parts of body deteriorate in terms of quality especially in case of knees. We can see several individuals in our surroundings who suffer from pain in their knees after they cross their forties. Usually, this is ignored until it becomes severe and the patient starts finding it difficulty in carrying out their daily movements.
Most of the individuals who are thinking to opt for knee replacement procedures want assurances before finally undergoing the procedure. Knee replacement procedures are recommended in the following cases:
- Moderate to severe pain in the knees during the day or night time.
- Leg of the individual concerned bows in or out direction
- Medications do not ease knee pain or movement
- In the severe cases, patients are unable to walk properly, and there is intense pain in the bones.
Knee replacement is useful for the individuals with knee problems in different ways. First and foremost, thing is that the knee replacement surgery removes the damaged parts of the bones which help individuals with knee problems to start living in peace. Before knee replacement surgery, most of the patients are not able to walk correctly or perform any physical activity with ease. But after a few weeks of the knee replacement surgery, patients can walk with ease and make sure that their body moves with freedom. Some patients are also noted for playing golf and other sports activities with ease. With regular usage of the bones and muscles of the body, the blood pressure of the body stays maintained which keeps the body healthy. Once an individual gets fit enough to exercise regularly, then most of the common disorders like diabetes and hypertension stay at a bay for several years.
Thus, knee replacement proves to be much beneficial to the individuals who want to find a permanent cure to their knee pain and mobility issues.
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Sai Sanjeevini Multi Specialty Hospitals A Unit of Singapanga Healthcare Pvt. Ltd Has Been Providing Health Services to The People in Need for The Last 14 Years. This Health Care Organization Combines Practical, Proven Research, Cutting Edge Procedures and State-of-the-art Treatment to Produce Excellent Medical and Lifestyle Outcome for Our Patients. We also have a wide array of specialties including Pulmonology, Neurology, Gynecology and are pioneers among all Orthopedic Hospital in Hyderabad.
ABOUT THE DOCTOR
Dr. Anjaiah is a reputed Orthopedic Doctor in Hyderabad with an experience of 22 years in this field. Dr. Anjaiah practices at Sai Sanjeevini Hospitals in Kothapet, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 1991 and MS – Orthopaedics from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 1994. All his patients trust him with their bones and their lives. So Book your Appointment now.