Knee arthroscopy

Knee arthroscopy involves the use of specialised instruments to look inside the knee through small incisions over the skin.

The knee is a complex joint consisting of numerous ligaments which hold the joint together, and cartilage which reduces friction at the joint surface.

Injury to any of the structures within the knee can necessitate a knee arthroscopy

  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear
  • Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) tear
  • Medial meniscus tear
  • Lateral meniscus tear
  • Repair of meniscus
  • Meniscectomy
  • Chondromalacia patellae
  • Foreign body removal
  • Synovectomy

Dr Nayak uses the latest 3-chip technology for performing arthroscopic surgeries for professional and amateur athletes.


Useful links :
http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00299

Knee arthroscopy
Knee arthroscopy