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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Choueka
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Spine evaluation: Spine pain radiating to the buttock region is a sign of nerve compression in the spine coming from either a herniated disc or arthritis in the spine. ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Manipulation: Likely scar formation with synovitis. May be related to effort, motivation, muscle inhibition, implant positioning, effusion, loosening, among others.
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: The recovery from knee replacement varies somewhat from patient to patient and surgeon to surgeon. If you are slowly but surely getting better, than ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Post TKA: Surgical pain. Lots of physical therapy. Improved alignment. Use of motion machine. Start with walker and progress to cane and stairs. Lessening of pa ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Knee Replacement: 42 is young but not unheard of. If all other measures have been tried and your knee pain is effecting your quality of life and function to a degree th ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
TKA: Resurfacing the femur, tibia, and patella through an incision. Quite reproducible, usually with great results, initial pain, and requires lots of pt/e ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
22 years experience Sports Medicine
Pain/disability: When to have a knee replacement has to be an individualized decision. Moderate to severe pain and/or loss of the ability to function to one's satisfac ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on patient: Work schedules, vacation times, family commitments, etc all factor into the decision of when to have surgery. It depends on the patient and what work ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: These screws were designed for use in acl reconstructions.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No. : Calaxo screws were used for acl reconstruction, not total knee replacement surgery. Fda aaclpproved in march 2006, the calaxo screw was recalled only ... Read More
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