Knee Surgery

Surgery to Repair Knee Injuries

When non-surgical treatments do not effectively cure the knee injury, the medical team at the FHCH Sports Medicine Program may recommend surgery as an option. Surgery is not necessary in all cases. But when it is, you'll find that the orthopaedic surgeons here are some of the finest in the nation when it comes to sports injuries.

Following are knee injuries that often require surgery:

 

Anatomy of the Knee

The knee is a complex structure that lets the athlete do some pretty amazing things, from accelerating quickly in a sprint to turning on a dime. If you are unfamiliar with the anatomy of the knee and how it relates to the injuries above, you'll want to start here. LEARN MORE