Total Knee Joint Replacement Surgery
Most commonly performed plan surgery across the world. Articular surfaces of knee joint bones are replaced by an artificial joint.
Artificial joint contains three main parts:
- Femoral part
- Tibial part
- Plastic insert between them
In some cases, 4th part in form of a patellar component is also needed.
Various companies are there in the market like Johanson & Johanson, Stryker, Zimmer, Max, Smith, and Nephew, Evolutis, etc.
Advantages of total knee replacement surgery:
- Pain relief
- Gait improvement
- Cross leg sitting
- Easy stairs climbing
- Deformity correction
- Improves life