Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Relief Beyond Belief

  • What is an Arthritis ?

    Wear and tear of the joint due to ageing, old injuries, rheumatic problems.

  • Can we prevent OA ?

    No, but we can delay the process.

  • What are the symptoms ?

    Pain, swelling, stiffness, creaking sound, difficulty in squatting and climbing.

  • What should I do ?

    Losing weight, keeping fit, regular exercises, good nutrition, avoiding climbing stairs and squating.

  • Does everybody get arthritis ?

    Genetics, age, life style makes the most.

  • Do these cool FAQ's come with the theme ?

    Yes they are included with the theme!

  • What exercises are good ?

    Specific physio, cycling,swimming.

  • What are the treatment options ?

    Early arthritis pain medication as and when required, visco suppliments along with physical measures. Later stages surgery is the only option.

  • It is too costly, facilities not available in India ?

    Every thing available in Vizag including Computer Navigation at our centre.

  • What is the duration of surgery ?

    Nearly 2 hours.

  • Do these cool FAQ's come with the theme ?

    Yes they are included with the theme!

  • Simultaneous both knee replacement.. why ?

    Cost reduction,better rehabilition.

  • What does the 4 column layout look like ?

    Good question! Scroll to the bottom of this page to see an example of the 4 column layout.

  • I am too fat-implants may break!

    No.

  • How many years the operation holds good ?

    Nearly 20 years.

  • Can I squat on the floor ?

    No, use raised toilets.

  • Do these cool FAQ's come with the theme ?

    Yes they are included with the theme!

  • Any diet restrictions ?

    No.

  • Can the patient travel overseas after operation ?

    Yes.

  • Can patient drive a vehicle after surgery ?

    Yes.

  • When can the patient return to work after operation ?

    In 3 weeks.

  • Physiotherapy ?

    Simple and not much painful.

  • Any complaints ?

    No operation is 100% complication free, complication like infection, CVT can occur.