A member asked:

What do you advise if i had a knee replacement and now my knee dosent ben t?

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Dr. Qamar Khan answered

Specializes in Pain Management

you may need exercises to range your knee, however if there is something wrong with your replacement the orthopedic doc may need to further evaluate you.

Answered Sep 5, 2018

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Dr. Alexander Sah answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery

stiffness after knee replacement can be helped with PT and exercises, if it is within the first few weeks to months. If the stiffness is beyond that, then surgical options would need to be explored to determine if soft tissue releases and scar removal or whether component revision is necessary depending on the severity of the stiffness.

Answered Jan 2, 2021

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