Knee OA is
A condition in which
The joint surfaces fail
and wear away

Do I need surgery?

What can be done?
Reducing load, strengthening limbs and appropriate surgery

Why do I need to know now?
Early detection slows progression, maintains function and lessens need for surgery

Why The Knee?
Complex joint,
exposed to high loads,
cartilage heals slowly

OA Progression
Inactivity, increasing of load,
and improper treatment can all
lead to faster progression

How Do I know?
Common symptoms are knee pain, stiffness, grinding/clicking, swelling

Defining the Problem
Standing X-ray and information about your problem can help us understand your knee

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