Osteoarthritis is a disease pertaining to the joints of body part; it does not does not affect other organs of the body. The most frequent symptoms of osteoarthritis is pain in affected joints which usually make it more during night. One can observe swelling and stiffness in affected joints. Pain and stiffness usually occur if one sits in same position for long hours.
Osteoarthritis of the knees is usually seen obese patient or patient having some history of repeated injury and/or joint surgery. Obese patients having osteoarthritis problem can develop a limp in their knees, making it more severe as degenerates. If pain, limping, and joint dysfunction do not respond to medications or other conservative methods; then orthopedic surgeon advice for knee replacement surgery.
Dr L Tomar is one of the expert surgeon in knee replacement surgery in delhi, has performed more than 3000 knee replacement procedures so far and routinely treating patient having problem with Osteoarthritis.