• Hip & Knee
  • Foot & Ankle
  • Spine Surgery
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand & Wrist
  • Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy
  • Osteoporosis & Metabolic Bone Disease

Knee

Normal Anatomy of the Knee Joint

The knee is made up of four bones. The femur or thighbone is the bone connecting the hip to the knee. The tibia or shinbone connects the knee to the ankle.

For more information about Normal Anatomy of the Knee Joint, click on below tabs.

Arthroscopy of the Knee Joint

Knee Arthroscopy is a common surgical procedure performed using an arthroscope, a viewing instrument, to look into the knee joint to diagnose or treat a knee problem.

For more information about Arthroscopy of the Knee Joint, click on below tabs.

Total Knee Replacement (TKR)

Total knee replacement, also called total knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure in which the worn out or damaged surfaces of the knee joint are removed and replaced

For more information about Total Knee Replacement (TKR), click on below tabs.

Anterior Cruciate Ligament ACL Reconstruction

The anterior cruciate ligament is one of the major stabilizing ligaments in the knee. It is a strong rope like structure located in the centre of the knee running from the femur to the tibia. When this ligament tears unfortunately it doesn't heal and often leads to the feeling of instability in the knee.

ACL reconstruction is a commonly performed surgical procedure and with recent advances in arthroscopic surgery can now be performed with minimal incisions and low complication rates.

ACL Reconstruction Hamstring Tendon

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction hamstring method is a surgical procedure that replaces the injured ACL with a hamstring tendon.

For more information about ACL Reconstruction Hamstring Tendon, click on below tabs.

ACL Reconstruction Patellar Tendon

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction patellar tendon is a surgical procedure that replaces the injured ACL with a patellar tendon.

For more information about ACL Reconstruction Patellar Tendon, click on below tabs.

Unicondylar Knee Replacement

Unicompartmental knee replacement is a minimally invasive surgery in which only the damaged compartment of the knee is replaced with an implant.

For more information about Uni Condylar Knee Replacement, click on below tabs.

Revision Knee Replacement

Revision knee replacement surgery involves replacing part or all of your previous knee prosthesis with a new prosthesis. Although total knee replacement surgery is

For more information about Revision Knee Replacement, click on below tabs.

Knee fracture

A fracture is a condition in which there is break in the continuity of the bone. In younger individuals these fractures are caused from high energy injuries

For more information about Knee fracture, click on below tabs.

Meniscus Tear

Meniscus tear is the commonest knee injury in athletes, especially those involved in contact sports. A suddenly bend or twist in your knee cause the meniscus to tear.

For more information about Meniscus Tear, click on below tabs.

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears

The anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, is one of the major ligaments of the knee that is located in the middle of the knee and runs from the femur (thigh bone) to the tibia

For more information about Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears, click on below tabs.

Click on the topics below to find out more from the orthopaedic connection website of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.