Dallas Orthopaedic Surgeons Offer Minimally-Invasive Custom Knee Replacement

According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), approximately 270,000 knee replacement operations are performed in the United States each year. While nearly 70% of these operations are performed on patients age 65 or older, a growing number of younger patients are electing to have knee replacement surgery to improve overall quality of life. All-Star Orthopaedics is now offering minimally invasive patient specific knee replacement in Dallas, which can relieve chronic knee pain and repair a variety of injuries with an effective, customized procedure to ensure optimal results.

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All-Star Ortho offers Patient Specific Knee Replacement

(PRWEB) May 04, 2011

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) estimates that nearly 270,000 knee replacement surgeries are performed each year in the United States. While the majority of procedures are performed on patients age 65 or older, an increasing number of younger patients are opting for knee replacement procedures as well. All-Star Orthopaedics specializes in orthopaedic surgery in Dallas, with specific emphasis on providing customized care for each patient and their individual needs and surgical expectations.

The Dallas orthopaedic surgeons at All-Star Orthopaedics say chronic knee pain due to wear and tear or a sport-related injury can affect patients of any age, which is why they offer customized, minimally invasive procedures. While the surgeons at All-Star Orthopaedics say surgery is only performed once all non-surgical remedies have been exhausted, creating a patient-specific knee replacement surgery plan allows them to address the particular concerns of each patient. The surgeons add that customized treatment, combined with individualized physical therapy and their state-of-the-art knee replacement procedures is designed to require less downtime than other related techniques.

Regardless of the type of knee pain their patients are experiencing, the orthopaedic specialists at All-Star Orthopaedics say patient-specific knee replacement surgery is sometimes the best option for substantial relief of knee pain in Dallas patients - once all other options have been discussed. Ultimately, the surgeons say the customized, minimally invasive surgical approach is a relatively quick procedure designed to give their patients a prosthetic appliance to reduce pain and discomfort, improve mobility, and resume the active lifestyle they are accustomed to.

About All-Star Orthopaedics

The doctors at All-Star Orthpaedics strive to deliver exceptional patient care in the Dallas Fort Worth area, supported by the most-advanced surgical techniques available. The orthopaedic surgeons have been educated and trained at prestigious medical institutions across the country and throughout the international community. The orthopaedic surgeons also maintain a rigorous research and publication schedule, while specializing in a variety of orthopaedic fields.

All-Star Orthopaedics has three locations dedicated throughout the state of Texas. 400 W LBJ Fwy., Suite 330 in Irving, TX 75063, which can be reached at (972) 556-2885; 910 E. Southlake Blvd., Suite 155 in Southlake, TX 76092 which can be reached at (817) 421 5000; and 3400 Long Prairie Rd., Suite 102 in Flower Mound, TX 75022, which can be reached at (972) 556-2855. All-Star Ortho can also be found online at either http://www.allstarortho.com/ or at the All-Star Orthopaedics Facebook page.

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