Mr Naresh Somashekar is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon with special interest in treatment of knee cartilage and ligament injuries with an emphasis on injury prevention. He also specialises in the treatment of arthritis especially in young patients. Click on the below mentioned tabs to know more about his services.
Sports injuries occur when playing indoor or outdoor sports or while exercising. They can result from accidents, inadequate training, improper use of protective devices, or insufficient stretching or warm-up exercises.Read More
Knee Arthroscopy is a common surgical procedure performed using an arthroscope, a viewing instrument, to consider the knee joint to diagnose or treat a knee problem. It is a relatively safe procedure and most the patient’s discharge from the hospital on the same day of surgery.Read More
Articular cartilage is the smooth, shiny, white tissue covering the ends of bones that form a joint. Articular cartilage reduces friction when bones glide over each other, making the movements smooth and painless.Read More
The term arthritis literally means inflammation of a joint, but is generally used to describe any condition in which there is damage to the cartilage.Read More
Total knee replacement, also called total knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure in which the worn out or damaged surfaces of the knee joint are removed and replaced with artificial parts.Read More
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