Labral / Meniscal Repair Manhattan, NYC
Tears in crucial tissue located within joints most often need surgery to repair them. Labral/Meniscal repairs are a common procedure done at Columbia Center for Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine that have restored the use of hips and shoulders to many patients. They have a wealth of surgical experience able to provide healthy recoveries to those who have suffered tissue damage. Their office is located conveniently in Manhattan, NYC and is easily accessible from Northern New Jersey. If you have suffered labral or meniscal tear, call today to schedule an appointment.
The structure of ball joints such as the shoulder and hip contain labral and meniscal tissue that serve to cushion and support and stabilize the joint in its day to day use. As a result of a fall or over exertion during sports, tears can happen in the tissue rendering it painful to use. In the case of a tear, surgery is usually the only option. Due to the complex function of the tissue, and the body’s demand for it during normal function in most cases it is more important to rehabilitate and repair the tissue than simply surgically remove it.
Labral/ meniscal Repairs are conducted commonly at Columbia Center for Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine. The treatments conducted in such an instance are done with the patient’s best interest in mind. Many doctors in the field would suggest removing the meniscus. This provides a convenient immediate solution, but in the long run, removing such tissue leads to degenerative changes above and below the area. In each instance, the physicians try to repair and rehabilitate the tissue using surgical expertise to achieve positive results. It is all about personal care. Each patient’s injury is unique and requires unique consideration. The staff of Columbia Orthopaedic Associates also serves on the sports medicine staff of professional and collegiate sports teams maintaining healthy athletes. The same standard of care they bring to the athletes is the same care that each patient receives.
The Doctors at Columbia Center for Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine are experts in administering orthopedic solutions in:
- Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
- General Orthopaedics
- Sports Medicine
- Joint Replacement
- Shoulder, Elbow, and Arm surgery
The level of care and expertise found at Columbia Center for Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine is one-of-a-kind. Patients can be sure that they are receiving the highest standard of care. Whether it is Labral/ Meniscal Repair or any other delicate issue, patients can be comforted by the level of care they will receive. Their office is easily accessible throughout Manhattan, NYC and northern New Jersey. Don’t put your rehabilitation and well-being off any longer; Call today to schedule an appointment.
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