Our knees work hard, bearing the full weight of our bodies as we move, twist and turn. With age or injury, it can be difficult to walk without pain or discomfort. If the cartilage surrounding your knee joints wears out to the point of being painful, it may be time to consider intervening with an arthroplasty, the surgical reconstruction or replacement of a joint.
At Pinnacle Surgical Orthopedics in Nashville, TN, Dr. Kaminsky specializes in knee replacement surgery with the use of LimaCorporate joint replacement technology. Most LimaCorporate products have been created using Titanium since 1970 and currently uses patented Trabecular Titanium (TT), a new 3D printed technology that better supports new bone formation. Lima's materials are compatible with your biology, allowing Dr. Kaminsky to create a personalized fit that is more in tune with your body's needs.
With LimaCorporate's joint replacement technology and Dr. Kaminsky's expertise, patients can enjoy their active lives again without worrying about long-term damage or pain from knee arthroplasty surgery. Additionally, knee surgery recovery time is significantly shortened due to the precision of the surgery and quality of the materials used, allowing you to get back to your normal activities within weeks instead of months.
If you're considering a knee arthroplasty with the top knee surgeon Nashville, TN has to offer and would like to find out more, schedule your first appointment with Dr. Kaminsky at Pinnacle Surgical Orthopedics in Nashville, TN today. Let us help you find the best solution for your knee joint health. Living a pain-free life is within reach!
Total knee replacement implants have three basic components: femoral, tibial, and patellar.
If only one part of the knee needs replacement, a knee orthopedic surgeon like Dr. Kaminsky can use smaller implants. In this case, it is referred to as unicompartmental knee replacement.
Here’s how a total knee replacement works at Pinnacle Surgical Orthopedics utilizing Lima arthroplastic technology:
Some of the most common conditions for which Dr. Kaminsky recommends knee arthroplasty include (but are not limited to):
Will I need physical therapy following knee arthroplasty?
Yes! Physical therapy is an essential element of your recovery process, no matter how minimally-invasive your procedure is. You will discuss your physical therapy plan with Dr. Kaminsky, since the length of time needed for therapy varies with each patient.
Yes! Dr. Kaminsky and the team at Pinnacle Surgical Orthopedics accept insurance from a wide range of providers across the Greater Nashville area. To learn more about our list of accepted providers, visit our page here on the website.