Knee surgery is a common solution to intractable orthopedic disorders such as ACL tears, meniscus tears and isolated cartilage injuries. Yet despite the fact that such procedures have good success rates, there remains a small but stubborn percentage of patients who experience lingering discomfort even after their projected recovery time has elapsed.

This is especially common in total knee replacement surgeries, which involve equipment designed to exist permanently in this highly trafficked joint. Now orthopedic surgery specialists are refining the tools used to map and fit these medical devices to your body’s natural contours:

Careful fitting and expert aftercare are essential to ensure your knee surgery procedure works as well as you need it to. To learn more about how to get started with some of the most advanced surgical techniques in Southern California, please contact the San Diego orthopedic knee surgery experts today.

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