Knee Replacement Surgery at Garnet Health
A combination of bones, muscles, connective tissues and cartilage cushions allows the knee to flex, extend and twist while supporting your weight. Damage to this complex system of moving parts — whether through injury, disease or ordinary wear and tear — can be extremely painful and greatly reduce your mobility. When knee pain makes it difficult to perform everyday activities such as walking or standing, or if your knee pain persists even while you are sitting or lying down, and is no longer relieved by medication, it may be time to consider joint replacement surgery.
Total knee replacement (TKR) surgery at Garnet Health offers you a solution for knee pain by replacing damaged surfaces inside the knee with advanced components customized to your unique needs. Our knee replacement surgery specialists use the latest technologies and minimally invasive surgical techniques to relieve pain, restore knee joint function and help you get back to activities you enjoy.
Total Joint Replacement Pre-op Class
When you register for your surgery, you will receive information from your Physician's office on how to access our virtual Total Joint Replacement class. This informative class, will teach you how to prepare for surgery, what to expect and about the recovery process.
What Happens During Total Knee Replacement Surgery?
Also called total knee arthroplasty (TKA), knee replacement surgery is an intricate procedure. At Garnet Health, our highly skilled and experienced orthopedic specialists take a multidisciplinary approach to help make your procedure a success.
Garnet Health orthopedic surgeons use TKR implants made of sophisticated biomaterials that help ensure a better fit, smoother function and superior durability. In addition, our orthopedic surgeons are well-versed in minimally invasive surgical techniques, allowing them to perform many knee replacement procedures using the latest methods, These increase precision, reduce tissue disruption, minimize postsurgical discomfort and help shorten recovery time.
Total Knee Replacement Surgery Recovery
After knee replacement surgery, you can expect to stay in the hospital for a few days in an environment especially conducive to healing. Your orthopedic care team will get you up and moving as quickly as possible. Then, you will complete a few weeks of orthopedic rehabilitation. Most people make a full recovery in three to six months.
Find Knee Pain Solutions Close to Home
Orthopedic rehabilitation with the expert team of occupational and physical therapists at Garnet Health helps make your total knee replacement surgery a success. Learn more about the orthopedic rehabilitation program at Garnet Health or call 845-333-1000 for more information about our orthopedic services.
Minimally invasive knee replacement surgery procedures available at Garnet Health offer an effective solution to relieve knee pain while restoring function.
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