Knee Replacement Surgery (Knee Arthroplasty) Cost and Guide
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Knee Replacement Surgery (Knee Arthroplasty) Cost and Guide

Knee replacement (Knee Arthroplasty) is a common surgical procedure. The medical name for it is knee arthroplasty. During this surgery, any damaged bone and cartilage in the knee are replaced with an artificial joint. This can relieve pain and joint stiffness and improve mobility issues related to arthritis or injury.

SUMMARY

Procedure time

1 to 2 hours

Overnight stay

2 to 5 nights

Anaesthetic

General or local with sedation

Recovery time

6 to 12 months

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Knee replacement surgery is a popular treatment in the UK and can help improve quality of life for many patients.

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