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KNEE ARTHROPLASTY

Knee replacement surgery in Vizag is suggested to patients who have got severely worn out knee joints because of old age which is called degenerative osteoarthritis or primary arthritis. Other causes of secondary arthritis include inflammatory arthritis like rheumatoid arthritis or secondary to traumatic damage to knee joint. Early stages of arthritis are treated with medication, exercises and lifestyle modifications. When the arthritis is in late stage and a person is not able to do his or her daily activities, then knee replacement is suggested by your doctor. Dr. Chandu Vamsi Krishna is a good joint replacement specialist or Joint replacement surgeon in vizag with excellent outcomes.

Post surgery of knee replacement the patients will be able to do all their daily activities like walking, climbing stairs, even cycling and driving vehicles etc. The only restrictions will be to avoid squatting as in Indian toilet and avoid sitting on floor.

Anatomy of the knee

Joints are the regions in which 2 or extra bones meet. Most joints are cellular, permitting the bones to move. Basically, the knee is 2 lengthy leg bones held collectively via muscle tissue, ligaments, and tendons. Each bone end is covered with a layer of cartilage that absorbs shock and protects the knee. Get the best arthroplasty surgery in vizag.

There are 2 muscle groups concerned with the knee, which include the quadriceps muscle mass (located at the front of the thighs), which straighten the legs, and the hamstring muscle groups (positioned on the lower back of the thighs), which bend the leg on the knee.

Tendons are tough cords of connective tissue that connect muscles to bones. Ligaments are elastic bands of tissue that connect bone to bone. Some ligaments of the knee provide balance and safety of the joints, while other ligaments restriction forward and backward motion of the tibia (shin bone).