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  • Hip Replacements
  • Knee Joints
  • Knee Replacements

DR ROBERT BARROW

ORTHOPAEDIC & ARTHROPLASTY SURGEON

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Protocol for Knee Replacements:

Patients will have a history taken and be clinically assessed by Dr Barrow.

If a knee replacement is deemed appropriate, then a full explanation of the procedure, implants used and rehabilitation protocols will be discussed.


Symptoms that may indicate the need for Knee Replacement:


Causes of Knee Joint Damage:


Why perform a Knee Replacement:


Pre-Operative Assessment:


Operation:


Post-Operative Management:


Post-Discharge Protocol:

At 2 weeks post surgery: Dr Barrow to review wound as an outpatient
At 6 weeks post surgery: Dr Barrow will do clinical assessment and a control X-Ray

The Physiotherapists will review patients at 2, 4and 6 weeks.