Institute Of

Orthopaedics

Partial Knee Replacement

In some patients just one compartment is preponderantly affected. These things are best suited to joint preserving procedures like corrective osteotomies / unicondylar replacement. Since all the ligaments are preserved and as the procedure is minimally invasive, the recovery is swift and performance close to usual.


This is additionally known as uni-compartmental or Unicondylar knee replacement, one part of the knee which is the affected facet is replaced with the artificial knee. Advantage of this procedure is that the incision is lesser with small blood loss. There is additional natural operate at the joint mutually half the knee is preserved. This procedure will be performed solely in patients with restricted arthritis  and in those who are not obese and who do not have inflammatory arthropathy. It cannot be done on people who do significant work.

Preservation of the natural joint to the maximum extent possible is the core philosophy of AJRI.

Maximum experience of partial / uni knee replacement in this region