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Alampallam Venkatachalam, Orthopaedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement of hip, knee & shoulder, sports medicine, cartilage repair. Restoring mobility and flexibility. Cutomizing the treatment suited to my patient - Not forcing patient to accept my treatment

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Joint Preservation Surgery India
ACL reconstruction, ACL repair India, Cartilage repair India

Failed ACL reconstruction India

Failed ACL reconstruction India

This is the x-ray of a young Omani citizen with two failed ACL reconstructions done elsewhere in India and Oman.  It shows degenerative changes in the inner half. ACL injuries are the commonest knee injury  and are a leading cause of acquired mechanical osteo-arthritis in adults.
He has come to me for an opinion since he has constant pain. I have advised him stem cell treatment to slow down the progress of the disease and postpone a knee replacement. This is the aim of joint preservation surgery in India.

Failed ACL reconstruction India


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Are you suffering from a Sports injury in India? Get Joint preservation surgery done. See how sports injuries result in different sports.  Learn about the different sports injuries. I offer Joint preservation procedures like ACL reconstruction, Meniscal repair, replacement, PCL reconstruction in India. Email

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Acatabular fractures India affect many young and old people. The acetabulum is the socket of the hip joint, the first major joint of the lower limbs. It occurs most commonly in road traffic accidents, fall from heights and domestic accidents. The young and middle aged are commonly affected. Except in the rarest incidence, these fractures often need open reduction and internal fixation to achieve pain free mobility. I have acquired experience in treating these fractures in India and Oman. I present a power point presentation of some cases treated by me.

If you have a recent accident and need immediate attention, email me
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Are you missing out on your precious meniscus of the knee? A deficient meniscus puts young people at risk of developing early Osteo-arthritis. The absence of the meniscus classifies them as falling under the condition ” Pre-arthritis”. Read about this condition in a previous post.

If you are looking for a collagen meniscus implant, this article should be of interest to you.