Knee Surgeries

/Knee Surgeries

Knee Replacement

An Overview of Knee Replacement Surgery The knee is the largest joint in the body, and without a healthy knee everyday activities can become restricted. Typically, nonsurgical treatment such as pain medications and joint [...]

Knee Replacement

Arthrofibrosis Surgery

An Overview of Arthrofibrosis Surgery Arthrofibrosis of the knee can be caused by previous injury or knee surgery. Scar tissue is formed inside the joint which causes shrinkage and tightening of the [...]

Arthrofibrosis Surgery

Joint Preservation Surgery

Joint Preservation Surgery for Knee Osteoarthritis Like in the shoulder joint, younger patients suffering from knee osteoarthritis may benefit from surgery that puts off the need for full knee joint replacement. This type of [...]

Joint Preservation Surgery

ACL Reconstruction

ACL Reconstruction Overview When the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, a knee is likely to become unstable. The ACL provides stability to the joint and prevents the upper leg from sliding forwards and backwards [...]

ACL Reconstruction

Articular Cartilage Surgery

Articular Cartilage Surgery Overview The most commonly performed articular cartilage surgery techniques for chondral defects are shaving and Microfracture surgery. Dr. Peter Millett will choose the appropriate chondral defects surgery based on size of [...]

Articular Cartilage Surgery

Meniscus Repair

Meniscus Surgery OverviewDr. Peter Millett will recommend surgical repair for a meniscal tear if symptoms are chronic and/or disabling for more than several months. If the meniscus tear is causing the joint to lock up, [...]

Meniscus Repair