Total Knee Replacement: International Patient Stories – Mrs. Wakonio Igeria

Mrs. Wakonio Igeria from Kenya was suffering from knee conditions and came to Apollo Hospitals in Hyderabad. After consulting Dr. Prabath Lakhi Reddy, top Orthopedician in Hyderabad, the patient was suggested to undergo Total Knee Replacement surgery. Mrs. Wakonio Igeria was amazed at the health care services provided at Apollo Hospitals Hyderabad. Watch as she talks about the procedure and her personal experience with the doctor, since the procedure.

Total Knee Replacement: Patients with severe destruction of the knee joint associated with progressive pain and impaired function may be candidates for total knee replacement. Total knee replacement is a surgical procedure in which damaged components of the knee joint are replaced with artificial parts. The procedure is performed through a skin incision on the front of the knee; the muscular, ligamentous and bony components of the joint are exposed. Read more about the Total knee replacement surgery.