Knee Knowledge 101

Over 500,000 knee replacements are performed annually in the US. About 60% are done on women. There is a gender difference. Ortho makers are now recognizing the difference with gender-specific, narrower implants designed to accommodate the female bone structure and improve the fit and function. Among them are Biomet’s Vanguard, Stryker’s Triathlon knee, Wright’s Advanced …

NEED A NEW KNEE?

You are not alone. Each year over 500,000 Americans receive new Knees. Over 60% are women. The numbers are growing each year, as the baby boomer generation lives longer and refuses to compromise quality of life issues such as joint pain and limited mobility. The common cry heard from all knee candidates is: “Take Away …