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Knee Surgery

Pain in your knee can be a real inconvenience and can stop you living the life you want to lead. You may struggle to do sports, walk any distance or do normal tasks around the house and garden.

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Treatments

Arthroscopy of the Knee

An arthroscopy (also called keyhole surgery) allows your surgeon to see inside your knee using a camera inserted through small cuts in the skin. They can diagnose problems such as a torn cartilage, ligament damage and arthritis.

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Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the important ligaments that stabilise the knee joint (see figure 1). If this ligament has been torn (ruptured), the knee can collapse or ‘give way’ when making twisting or turning movements.

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Knee replacement surgery

But knee pain does not have to be lived with.  Painkillers and physiotherapy may help in some cases, but if you have long-lasting, more severe, pain you may want to consider a knee replacement operation.

Knee Revision Surgery

A revision total knee replacement is an operation to take out the old knee replacement and put in a new one.

Patient stories

Take the next step - we’re here to help you

We are here to support your throughout your care and there is always some one to help just a phone call away. Friends and family can visit at any time and our rigorous cleaning regime ensures the chances of infection are minimal.

For more information or to make an enquiry please telephone us on 0115 9932 015 or complete our online enquiry form.