Subchondroplasty Procedure for Knee Pain

…ufficiency fracture within the subchondral bone. Below is an example of an MRI with a BMLs. Notice how there is a bright area in the center of the bone. MRI of Bone Marrow Lesions (BMLs). The bright white areas show stress in the bone that is a result of micro-cracks. These cracks can be the result of early arthritis. (Taken from Zimmer Knee Creations Website) What is the procedure? The procedure is PEMF for Chiropractors and based on standard the…

…ness along the joint line and discomfort while walking. Doctor Examination MRI of complete ACL tear. The ACL fibers have been disrupted and the ACL appears wavy in appearance [yellow arrow]. When a patient with an ACL injury is initially seen for evaluation in the clinic, the doctor may order X-rays to look for any possible fractures. He or she may also order a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan to evaluate the ACL and to check for evidence of…

Knee Injury

…during this time is also a reason to stop these medicines immediately. An MRI test may be ordered to further evaluate the extent of injury to the soft tissues which cannot be seen on x-rays. Often physical therapy is helpful to restore motion, strength and balance. A brace can be provided to supplement your stability in the short term to help you get around easier. Return to work, school and sports will be determined on an individual basis depend…