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Does knee joint replacement qualify for workmans comp?
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Dr. Allen Lu
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Sometimes
It really depends on whether there was a specific injury that caused the knee arthritis or flareup of underlying arthritis.
In most cases, it isn't a great idea to claim a knee replacement needs to be done under the workers compensation carrier and place that kind of burden on your employer. That's is what medical insurance is for.

In brief: Sometimes
It really depends on whether there was a specific injury that caused the knee arthritis or flareup of underlying arthritis.
In most cases, it isn't a great idea to claim a knee replacement needs to be done under the workers compensation carrier and place that kind of burden on your employer. That's is what medical insurance is for.
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