Arthroscopic (Key Hole Surgery)

By: Dr Kevin Yip, Singapore Orthopaedic Clinic  04/08/2011
Keywords: Clinic, Knee Pain, Orthopaedic Surgeons

 Arthroscopy (also called arthroscopic surgery) is a minimally invasive surgical procedure in which an examination and sometimes treatment of damage of the interior of a joint is performed using an arthroscope, a type of endoscope that is inserted into the joint through a small incision. Arthroscopic procedures can be performed either to evaluate or to treat many orthopedic conditions including torn floating cartilage, torn surface cartilage, ACL reconstruction, and trimming damaged cartilage.

Keywords: Clinic, Knee Pain, Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopedic Clinic, Shoulder Pain

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