Swelling after knee replacement

Swelling after Knee Replacement: 5 things to know.

Are you worried about swelling after knee replacement surgery for your right or left knee? Or you have heard about swollen new knees from others so much that you have decided to understand it better before you plan for your knee surgery. One of the blog readers asked me the following question by contacting me: ” Hi, my name is Mary, and I am a 60-year-old person whose right knee was replaced six months ago. I am pleased with my knee replacement recovery, but I am concerned with swelling in my right knee. Early in the morning, my right knee...

double knee replacement

Double Knee Replacement- Everything to Know.

So, you are looking for some information on double knee replacement or bilateral knee replacement? Maybe you are wondering about double knee replacement cost or recovery tips. In this article, we are going to discuss the disadvantages of double knee surgery. Depending on your personality, you can look at advantages here before reading about disadvantages or vice versa. It is up to you. We already discussed patient selection criteria for double knees earlier. We are also aware that though there are many advantages to it, not everybody is an ideal candidate for bilateral knee procedure. Drawbacks of Double Knee Replacement Although it...

Bilateral Knee replacement

Bilateral Knee Replacement- A patient guide

Are you thinking about Bilateral Knee replacement? Are you the right candidate for double Knee replacement? In this article, we are going to dig deeper into double knee surgery numbers, benefits, disadvantages, and other details. So hold tight, and let’s dig deeper. As we already know, almost 700000 Knee replacement surgeries are performed in the US alone every year. And roughly 4 to 6% of those surgeries are double knee surgeries. Some of the benefits of Knee replacement Surgery for patients are: High success rate Pain reduction Regain lost mobility Restore active lifestyle and independence Benefits of Bilateral Knee Surgery...

Knee replacement insurance

Cost of Knee Replacement Surgery with and without Insurance

How much will it cost of Knee replacement surgery if you have insurance? And what if you do not have insurance then what is going to happen? Earlier, we discussed Knee Replacement cost and what all expenses are included in that cost! Now today, we will look at Insurance and Knee replacement.  Typical Knee surgery cost with or without insurance includes the following charges: Surgeon’s fees Hospital Stay charges Blood and Imaging work Physical Therapy and Homecare Home Modifications Insurance Coverage for a Knee Replacement Surgery Knee replacement surgery is covered by most insurance plans, including private health insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid....

Knee replacement cost

Knee Replacement Cost in America and around world.

“Knee replacement cost” or related search on the internet is usually done by someone who has severe knee pain, and their doctor has recommended knee replacement surgery. Are you one of the 700000 prospective Knee replacement patient who is worried about knee replacement cost?  Some of the related questions about the cost of surgery are: Does Medicare cover Knee Replacement Insurance coverage for Knee replacement surgery  Out of Pocket payments Payment plans for your surgery Cash discounts for Self-paying patient Medical Tourism In this article, I will explain to you all the areas of Knee replacement financials that will help...

Knee Replacement Incision care

Daily care of your Knee Replacement Incision

Daily Knee Replacement Incision care is one of the common searches done by many Knee Replacement Patients. Here we will discuss daily care routine for knee replacement incision. Before I tell you guys more about the daily routine, let me tell you its importance. By taking care of the incision, you are reducing the chances of scarring, avoid infection and other potential Knee Replacement problems.  Also, its a matter of personal hygiene, and I am sure you don’t want to look and feel messy, right? Your knee doctor must have used any of the following materials for sutures to close...

Scar after Knee Replacement

Why Scar from Knee Replacement Surgery??

Your scar after knee replacement surgery is bothering you? Or maybe you have heard horror stories about someone having so much tightness in her Knee joint after surgery and unable to bend the knee joint. I had a patient who was having terrible Knee Arthritis and was an ideal candidate for Knee Replacement Surgery( She was 50 years and was working as Bank Manager.). Still, she was not able to decide to go for surgery because she was very much self-conscious of the presence of a scar on her knees. No matter what, you are on this webpage because you...

Back pain after Knee Replacement Surgery

10 causes of Back pain after Knee Replacement Surgery

Back pain after knee replacement surgery is one of the common complaints that patients do to their knee replacement surgeon when they go for their follow up visit. Have you been complaining about back pain issue? Do you think you are one of the many knee replacement failure victims? I guess your search query in google and your landing on this page makes you one of many patients who has this Knee Replacement Problem! I remember my mom used to have a lot of back pain for a few weeks following her knee arthroscopy a few years ago. So in this article about “Back...