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News 4 Interview with Dr. Harris

How knee replacement may change your life.

If your knee or knees have been bothering you and are interfering with your daily life then now is the time to seek help. Dr. Harris, Chief Medical Officer, at South Texas Spine & Surgical Hospital specializes in orthopedics dealing with knees and hips. He explains how new medical techniques have improved the quality of life in knee replacements. Now surgeries are even less invasive and geared to maximize your movement in life. Watch the video to see how Dr. Harris and knee replacement surgery can bring dance back into your life.

Now with the new implementation of NAVIO robotics with knee surgeries, the South Texas Spine & Surgical Hospital has improved the quality of knee surgeries being performed. See more on NAVIO at our technology page – https://southtexassurgical.com/technology/navio/


What is knee replacement muscle sparing?

  • Knee replacement muscle sparing – also called arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure to resurface a knee damaged by arthritis. Metal and plastic parts are used to cap the ends of the bones that form the knee joint, along with the kneecap. This surgery may be considered for someone who has severe arthritis or a severe knee injury.