Arthroscopy Treatment is basically done to check for various kinds of knee problems. Commonly referred to as Knee arthroscopy this is actually a surgical procedure where the orthopaedic can see the knee joint without making a large incision or even cut. This is done through the skin and other soft tissues. Using this mode of therapy or surgery, the doctor is able to diagnose and treat a wide range of knee problems. In this treatment procedure, there is an incision made in the knees and then a camera called arthroscope is then inserted into the same. The surgeon uses images to guide miniature surgical instruments.
The procedure is quite like an open surgery where the duration ranges from about 30-40 minutes depending on the kinds of complications that are involved. The treatment is usually done as an outpatient treatment and there is no hospital stay required.
This therapy is done for helping people who are unable to get relief from pain through non-surgical mode. The patient would benefit with less joint stiffness, and this also helps to reduce the time it takes to recover. Post this, you will be able to continue with your regular activities with ease and trimming damaged cartilage helps to minimise the pain too. Post the therapy you will be able to enjoy all of your activities without pain, swelling and other similar health issues.