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Category Archives: Knee Replacement

Doctor examining patient's knee before knee arthroscopy.

Benefits of Knee Arthroscopy

When is knee arthroscopy recommended and why is it the best choice? The knee joint is not only one of the most complex joints in the body, it also happens to be the largest. The four main parts of the knee are: Bones – three bones come together to make up the knee joint, the […]

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When Revision Knee Replacement Surgery May Be Required

If I have knee joint replacement surgery, will I have to have it redone sometime in the future? Total knee joint replacement surgery is one of the most successful procedures being done today. According to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, well over 600,000 of these procedures are performed each year in the U.S […]

Why Has Knee Replacement Surgery Become So Popular?

Why do there seem to be more and more people having knee replacement surgery? If you are of a certain age, it may seem like everyone you know has either had knee replacement surgery or is considering it. This was not always the case. Not that long ago, joint surgery was such a painful and […]

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Is your diet impacting your knee and hip health?

Whether you’re from New York or on the other side of the world, you’ve probably heard the phrase “you are what you eat.” It’s a friendly way of reminding individuals to be mindful of what they put into their bodies, and it rings true. Diets are especially important to consider if you are trying to […]

The best and worst things you can do for your joints

Joints are such helpful components of our bodies. Our hips and knees help us move around and travel to the places we love the most. They also help even out the rest of your body by keeping other parts and check. With all this in mind, it’s incredibly important that New Yorkers do all they […]

Joint pain solutions that should make you skeptical

In New York and beyond, joint pain is unfortunately common. A basic online search can give you a good breakdown of what might be to blame for your pain as well as how to identify if your aches are a symptom of a larger issue. Sadly, the Internet is also full of unreasonable advice for […]

Forget about your joint pain. Scale up shot of a group of senior ladies standing in a row and doing lunging exercises while all three training in a gym.

A Day In the Life Of Your Knee

If you use them on a daily basis, it becomes easy to take your knees for granted. For many New Yorkers, knees get us where we need to go on a and help us complete tasks that we enjoy. But have you ever stopped and considered exactly what your knees go through each day? A […]

Best exercises following a knee replacement

After you get a new knee joint, you’ll probably be excited to test it out! I don’t blame you. Replacing arthritic or otherwise damaged knees with new metal models has brought wonderful updates to the lives of many New Yorkers. You’ll be excited to know that your new joints can help you get back to […]

Is a new knee with it? Science says yes!

Lots of individuals find the idea of a knee replacement surgery intimidating. We get it. Over the years, there have been stories of surgeries gone wrong, as well as men and women who have had mixed results after a procedure. The reasons for complicated surgeries vary, but they range from inexperienced surgeons to bodies that […]