• arthroscopic
  • Dr Ashok Rajgopal is an Indian orthopaedic surgeon, credited with close to 15,000Arthroscopic and over 28,000Total Knee Arthroplastic surgeries and reported to be one of the most experienced in his field in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • prosthesis
  • Since the early 1970s, the disadvantages of ankle arthrodesis and the excellent results attained by arthroplasty at other human joints have encouraged numerous prosthesis designs also for the ankle. (wikipedia.org)
  • shoulder
  • It is intended as a means of breaking up adhesions (scar tissue) of or about spinal joints (cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacral, or pelvic regions), or extremity joint articulations (i.e., knee, shoulder, hip) to which painfully restricted range of motion significantly limits function. (wikipedia.org)
  • For shoulder replacement, there are a few major approaches to access the shoulder joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ligaments
  • Ligaments connect our knee bones together. (toc.md)
  • The ligaments and muscles surrounding the new knee joint will give it support and assist in functions, such as rolling and gliding as the knee bends. (osmifw.com)
  • joints
  • The knee is one of the most easily injured joints. (toc.md)
  • Diffuse PVNS affects the entire synovium and typically occurs in large joints such as the knee or hip. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orthopaedics
  • A keen academician Dr. Rajgopal is a much sought after speaker at several international and national conferences and has been an invited speaker at the Harvard Knee Course in 2013.He has also chaired several orthopaedics conferences both in India and abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • is an American orthopaedic surgeon, Founder and Director Emeritus of the Massachusetts General Hospital Harris Orthopaedics Laboratory, and creator of the Advances in Arthroplasty course held annually since 1970. (wikipedia.org)
  • Outcome
  • Clinical ankle scores, such as the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) or the Manchester Oxford Foot & Ankle Questionnaire are outcome rating system for ankle replacements. (wikipedia.org)
  • pain
  • 69-year-old man with debilitating knee pain which prevents him from walking for exercise. (maineortho.com)
  • He reports increasing pain in his knee and requires narcotic pain medication for relief. (maineortho.com)
  • Hip replacement is usually considered only after other therapies, such as physical therapy and pain medications, have failed. (wikipedia.org)
  • thigh
  • Large muscle groups in our thigh give the knee strength and stability. (toc.md)
  • cement
  • The real components are then inserted with or without cement and the knee is again checked to make sure things are working properly. (sportssurgerynewyork.com)
  • Harris is also recognized for performing the world's first successful total hip replacement in a patient with a total congenital dislocation of the hip and for developing the first effective cement-free acetabular component. (wikipedia.org)