Are You Too Old for Total Knee Replacement Surgery?

Orthopedic surgeons get this question a lot. Many potential candidates for total knee replacement (TKR) feel they are too old for the surgery & simply tolerate the discomfort. However, now more than ever people are opting to have the procedure done. In 2017, over 700,000 patients had knee surgery in the USA. In Iran, that number was 100,000 in 2017. Generally …

10 Things to Prepare Before Total Knee Replacement Surgery

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Going through the agony of knee pain caused by osteoarthritis and other complications is one of life’s more difficult situations. Perhaps it can be seen as a both a relief and also daunting that you have chosen to have the total knee replacement surgery. Patients commonly talk amongst one another in the visiting room of orthopedic surgeon Dr. Rashid Ganji. …