The procedure eliminates pain and increases mobility, allowing patients to return to a more fulfilling, active lifestyle.
Total knee replacement, also called arthroplasty, is a routine surgical procedure that realigns the joint (bone end surfaces) with man-made materials such as plastic, ceramic or metal. It is preformed when the damage to the knee causes constant pain, loss of mobility and diminished quality of life.
At Buffalo General Medical Center’s Advanced Orthopaedic & Spine Center (AOSC), orthopaedic surgeons utilize the latest, most precise computerized navigational technology resulting in rapid recovery, shorter length of stay, less pain and the best possible outcome.
• The Advanced Orthopaedic & Spine Center (AOSC) is one of the most unique hospital-based orthopaedic centers in the nation as well a market leader in technology
• US News & World Report named the Advanced Orthopaedic & Spine Center a “Top Performer” in the nation for orthopaedic surgery.
• AOSC offers collaborative, advanced care for Ortho patients