Author - Dr. Sinukumar Bhaskaran

Total Joint Replacement Surgery

Total Joint Replacement This editorial is an introduction to total joint replacement surgery. Comprehensive information on specific types of joint replacement — such as for the hip, knee, shoulder, or wrist — can be start in separate articles devoted to those topics. Total joint replacement is a surgical procedure in which parts of an arthritic or damaged joint are removed and replaced with a metal, plastic or ceramic device called prosthesis. The prosthesis is planned to replicate the movement of a [...]

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Hip Replacement Surgery

Hip Replacement Surgery Hip replacement surgery is a process in which a doctor surgically removes a painful hip joint among arthritis and replaces it with an artificial joint often made from metal and plastic components. It normally is done when all other treatment options have failed to give adequate pain relief. The process should relieve a painful hip joint, making walking easier. What Happens During Hip Replacement Surgery? Hip replacement surgery can be performed typically or by means of what is measured [...]

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High Marks to Joint Replacement Surgery

Knee – joint replacement is a procedure that involves replacing an injured or sick knee with an artificial joint, or prosthesis. The prosthesis is ready of metal alloys, plastics, and polymers. It mimics the function of a knee. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), replacement knees can fit your wants and specifications. When selecting a prosthetic knee, your doctor will take into description your: 1.age 2. weight 3. activity level 4. overall health The procedure to take out your old knee and [...]

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