Saturday, 4 March 2017

Is high tibial Osteotomy in kids is safe ?

High tibial Osteotomy in kids is very safe and recommended now!

Before learning about this we should also know what is Knee deformity
and what is Osteotomy means in kids?

High tibial Osteotomy 

 is the cutting of edge of tibia or femur bone called thighbone.
During knee osteotomy, the tibia or femur bone is cut.
After cutting it is reshaped to minimize joint pressure on the knee.
It is required when one part of knee is not grown properly.

 It improves the function of the knee.

Advantages of Knee Osteotomy ! 

Improves the performance of knee
Release the pressure and weight on knee
no restrictions after surgery recovery

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