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Frequently Asked Questions

Knee Replacement Surgeon Overview

Knee replacement surgeons are experts at replacing knees that have been affected by disease or trauma. Knee replacement is an option for those who have tried traditional medications and therapies but have not found relief. Generally, an orthopaedic surgeon performs knee replacements.

Conditions treated by Knee Replacement Surgeons

Knee replacement surgeons can help conditions like:

  1. 1. Arthritis
  2. 2. Deformities
  3. 3. Knee injuries
  4. 4. Rheumatoid arthritis

What does the doctor do prior to revision knee replacement surgery?

Prior to a knee replacement surgery, the surgeon will ask for your personal and family history. Then they can also run additional tests that will help them decide if the patient is ready for surgery. Before the actual surgery, anaesthesia is administered so that the patient does not feel any pain.

What tests do knee replacement surgeons perform before surgery?

Tests include:

  • Complete blood count (CBC)
  • Urinalysis
  • X-Rays
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG OR ECG)

What are the indications to see a knee replacement surgeon?

The indications to see a knee replacement is:

  • 1. When traditional medicine or therapies have not been effective
  • A patient experiences severe knee pain while resting or doing any activity
  • There is a limited range of motion and stiffness
  • There is chronic pain even after trauma

What factors to consider while choosing a knee replacement surgeon?

Factors to consider include:

  • 1. Education
  • 2. Qualifications
  • 3. Number of successful cases
  • 4. Testimonials

How much does a surgeon charge for a knee replacement?

The cost of a knee replacement depends on the type of knee replacement.