Dr Jesse Chrastil is an orthopedic surgeon at Panorama and he specializes in hip and knee replacement. He enjoys joint replacement because he can bring people back to a full and active life and the outcomes from the surgeries are excellent. He treats patients with both non-operative and operative treatments to help them relieve the pain of arthritis.
Dr Jesse Chrastil, hip and knee replacement surgeon at Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center , discusses the anatomy of the hip and what they look for when they diagnose osteoarthritis of the hip and the options that you have to relieve the pain. He discusses the anterior approach to hip replacement and what they do during a hip replacement.
Thinking about a knee replacement? Dr Jesse Chrastil explains what happens during a knee replacement and shows what part of the bone is removed and how the implant fits into place.
Dr Jesse Chrastil, from Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center, discusses osteoarthritis. He shows pictures and explains what arthritis looks like on an X-ray in the hip and knee. He discusses how the breakdown of the cartilage causes pain from the areas of the bone rubbing together. He also explains the options that are available for treating osteoarthritis.
Dr. Peace discusses common causes and treatments for hip and knee pain.
Dr Jared Foran a hip and knee replacement surgeon at Panorama Orthopedic & Spine Center, discusses a partial joint replacement. He points out who is the right candidate for a partial knee replacement is and the benefits of having a partial knee replacement. It is the total solution to a partial problem and people do very well with a partial knee replacement. They often feel like they have a more natural knee. Dr Foran is a specialist in minimally invasive knee replacement.
Dr. Kinder is known regionally and nationally for his expertise in joint replacement, minimally invasive joint replacement and revision joint replacement. Dr Kinder also trained in minimally invasive joint replacement techniques. He is a proponent of using multiple resources for pain management. His approach allows for a faster recovery, minimal need for narcotics and patients get back to their activities more quickly. His philosophy on patient care is one where he likes to have his patients share in the decision making process. He gives patients all the options that are available to them and together they make a collective decision on what they will do next.
Maryann loves yoga and is a yoga teacher. After 10 years of suffering with knee pain, when she got to the point where she couldn't do her yoga moves. She found Dr. Foran on-line and went to meet with him to learn about minimally invasive knee replacement. With a new knee, today she's back to practicing yoga and her new knee gave her life back and is enjoying hiking, biking and camping.
Watch Dr. Robert Thomas, of Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center, perform a Mako Knee replacement. He narrates each step of the process.
Corey's story of joint replacement with the Mako robotic surgery system.
Learn about the Mako robotic system for joint replacement from Dr. Tim Lehman.
Vicki Wattier has been active her entire life. Vicki's active lifestyle did not have to stop because of an arthritic knee. After receiving a minimum-invasive knee replacement from Dr. Foran she is back doing all the activities she loves!