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Arthroscopy & Arthroscopic Surgery


A procedure that uses a fiberoptic endoscope to see the interior of a joint. It is used to diagnose various joint diseases or to perform surgery on the joint.


Do you need to perform arthroscopic surgery?

What will this reveal?

How will this be done?

Is it possible to correct the problem at the same time as diagnosing it?

Are there any risks involved?

Will this be done on an outpatient basis?

How long is the recovery period?