Dr. Plancher was featured in HealthNewsDigest on Partial Knee Replacement

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Dr. Plancher was featured in HealthNewsDigest on Partial Knee Replacement.

Why undergo a total knee replacement when only one part of the knee joint is damaged by osteoarthritis? This question is becoming extremely relevant as improvements in artificial joints and surgical techniques make partial knee replacement a better choice for certain patients, helping them recover more quickly and get back to their favorite sports and other activities, according to Kevin D. Plancher, MD, founder of Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine.

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http://www.healthnewsdigest.com/news/Research_270/Partial-Knee-Replacement-Avoid-the-Total-Knee.shtml