Knee Osteoarthritis Surgery Frisco, Texas
Frisco, TX, 2016/ Press Release: OrthoTexas, Frisco is a group of doctors and surgeons providing effective treatment for Knee Osteoarthritis. The knee specialists provide surgical as well as non-surgical treatment for the condition. They use computer aided technology to diagnose and treat even the most advanced stage of Osteoarthritis. The surgeons aim at relieving the various symptoms associated with the condition such as swelling, tenderness, redness, limited range of motion etc. so that the patients can lead a pain free life.
Osteoarthritis is a condition involving wear and tear of the cartilage, causing the knee bones to rub against each other. It may lead to knee pain and formation of bone spurs in the joint. According to the knee surgeons at OrthoTexas, Frisco, Osteoarthritis can be caused due to various factors such as heredity, age, repetitive stress, sports injuries, obesity etc. The doctors may suggest non-surgical methods such as RICE therapy and medications to relieve the symptoms. They may advise the patient to wear a brace or splint to provide support to the knee. However, if the symptoms do not subside with conservative methods, surgery may be recommended.
Knee Osteoarthritis surgeries offered at OrthoTexas, Frisco:
Osteotomy: If Osteoarthritis is limited to either side of the knee, an osteotomy may be performed. The procedure aims at changing the alignment of the knee.
Joint Replacement Surgery: The procedure involves replacing the affected joint with a metal or plastic implant.
Knee Arthroscopy: In this procedure, the surgeons make incisions to insert an arthroscope, to view clear image of knee structures. They clean the bone surface and remove damaged cartilage or loose particles. This may provide relief from pain caused due to damaged cartilage.
To schedule an appointment with the knee surgeons at OrthoTexas, Frisco, you can call at (214) 618 5502 or visit 5757 Warren Pkwy, Suite 180, Frisco, TX 75034. You can also log on to www.kneepainfrisco.com for more information.