Arthroscopy & Arthroscopic Surgery
Arthroscopy (also known as arthroscopic surgery) is a popular and common surgical technique utilizing a special endoscope known as an arthroscope to examine and repair damage to the interior of a joint. Instead of surgically exposing or opening a joint, only two small incisions need to be made, one for the arthroscope to enable the surgeon to see inside the joint and one for the tiny surgical instruments. Because there is less trauma to the connecting tissue, the arthroscopic surgery technique can significantly reduce improve recovery time and the success of the surgery.
OPA Surgeons Performing Arthroscopy
Common procedures utilizing arthroscopy include:
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction
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