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Spinal Surgery Disorders
Treatment of Neurological Problems
Treatment of Knee replacement
Treatment of Nerve And Muscle Disorders
Treatment of Hip Disorders
Neuro Physiotherapy Treatment
Treatment of Knee Injury
Pregnancy Exercise Therapy
Treatment of Sports Injuries
Treatment of Splinting
Treatment of Spondylosis
Arthritis And Pain Management Treatment
Heat Therapy Treatment
Post Pregnancy Classes
Orthopedic Physical Therapy
Treatment of Shin Splints
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Sir i'm 34 years old I had suffering low back pain last 2 years I don't take any medicine please tell me what should I do now.
I have back pain since 7 days. I went to gymndone some heavy wights I think thats y this happen. Wat should I do?
I had severe headache last Night starting from neck portion, I still have much backache, upper portion. Please Help.
While I try to relax my legs will pain literally. I can't even sleep. This only happens only when I falling in to sleep. But it doesn't allow me to sleep. What to do. I already searched in net. It shows that it is a rls (rest less legs syndrome). Please suggest what to do?
What are symptoms of Gouty Arthritis and how can they be distinguished from joint pain due to other reasons like Calcium deficiency, damage to nerves due to DM, Osteoporosis etc.
Sir mera sal bhar pahle accident me dono hath fracture ho gaya tha left hand me pin laga hai lekin rght hand me wrist &elbow me & right side ke lower back thigh ke joint me niche knee ke uper me 3 month se dard hai. Computr me late hours kam karna padta hai. Pain killer se thik rahata hai .upay yoga medicine batane ki kripa kare thanks.
Since a couple of days I have been struggling from my back pain. I do not know how to fix it. Have also tried a moov gel. please help me.
I am 25 years old female. Since 2 days I feeling very tired and feeling very week. I have got a pain in my right arm. And I feel very sleepy. What would be the problem.
Most of us may not be aware, but the knee is the largest joint in the human body and contributes the maximum to a person’s physical movement from one place to another. The knees play a significant role in a variety of movements including squatting, supporting the weight, running, kneeling, sitting, etc.
Whether it is a severe accident, osteoarthritis that set in with age, or other reasons, the result could be stiff, painful knees. The first line of treatment would be exercise, physiotherapy, and medications. However, if these do not work, then surgical treatment is the choice. Though usually it is reserved for people over the age of 50, there could be exceptions.
Given the number of functions it is involved in, when a serious procedure like knee replacement is being considered, the pain that the person would go through and the recovery time are two important parameters to address. It is best that the patient has a detailed discussion with the doctor and gets all doubts clarified. This will help both the patient and the doctor have realistic and practical expectations about what to expect after the surgery.
So, when pain and stiffness make knee replacement inevitable, prepare for it. The following sequence outlines what happens right from surgery to recovery.
Under general anesthesia, the damaged portion of the knee is removed, and a prosthesis (metal or plastic) is used to replace the removed portion.
Hospital stay can range from 3 to 5 days.
In about a month, the patient will have remarkable recovery, with almost no pain.
Though not advisable, most patients would be able to stand and do basic movement on the day of surgery.
Begin walking with the support of parallel bars and continue using cane/walker/crutches for the first few days to avoid overload on the knees.
With proper support, walking is possible in 3 to 5 days. Continue using a cane for the next few weeks to strengthen the knee.
Schedule a postoperative visit in the 4th to 6th week after surgery.
Draw up an exercise routine with your physiotherapist.
Driving should be possible, once you are off pain medications, as these can make you drowsy.
Knee replacement is almost magical as in the long run (10 years postoperatively), there is a good 98% chances of success.
Having said this, it is important to remember each person responds differently to the procedure and therefore treatment/rehabilitation is completely personalized.