Published on Aug 25, 2015 Mr Fahad G. Attar … Read the rest
Knee replacement surgery advances are improving patients’ experiences and outcomes. Knee surgery — or even partial knee replacement — is often the solution for advanced knee arthritis. Today you can regain significant mobility and flexibility after knee replacement thanks to advances in orthopedic surgery technology, materials and techniques. Knee replacement recovery times also have improved. This knee replacement surgery video covers what you can expect out of these knee joint replacement advances.
In this knee replacement video, a group of knee surgeons (Drs. Bernardo Ferrari, Jeffrey Kliman, John Parker, James Page and Rodney Wong) answer common questions about … Read the rest
Quebec City—September 14, 2017 – Bodycad has announced that the first personalized restoration procedures using its Unicompartmental Knee System in patients have been successfully performed.
Bodycad’s revolutionary system is designed to optimize personalized restoration of the patient’s unique anatomical features and kinematics. The system is based on proprietary 3D rendering of medical images of the patient’s anatomy, resulting in a better fit and the potential for improved clinical results and patient satisfaction.
“The personalized restoration enabled me to perform the procedure in an exact manner with minimal bone resection,” said Dr. Brian Hamlin, Co-Director of the Bone and … Read the rest
April 6, 2015 – Weill Cornell Medical College
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Partial knee replacements are economically superior to total knee replacements in older adults, and with a few small improvements, can be an attractive option for younger patients as well, new research from Weill Cornell Medical College and Hospital for Special Surgery investigators suggests.
Knee replacement surgeries are expected to surpass one million annually by 2020, with half of these surgeries being performed on patients younger than 65. Historically, physicians have recommended total knee replacements for all adult patients including those who have end-stage osteoarthritis in part … Read the rest