Info about Robotic Total Knee Replacement for Karratha Patients
By Dr Daniel Meyerkort, Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine
Robotic total knee replacement is an advanced surgical procedure that utilizes robotic technology to assist in the placement of a knee implant. Dr. Daniel Meyerkort, an orthopaedic surgeon with Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, performs robotic knee replacement surgeries. Patients in Karratha who are interested in this procedure can access Dr. Meyerkort via telehealth.
Telehealth allows patients to connect with their healthcare provider remotely, using videoconferencing technology. This is particularly helpful for patients who live in remote or rural areas, as it eliminates the need to travel long distances to see a specialist.
Patients in Karratha who are interested in a robotic knee replacement surgery can contact Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine to schedule a telehealth consultation with Dr. Meyerkort. During the consultation, Dr. Meyerkort will review the patient’s medical history, perform a virtual examination, and discuss the benefits and risks of the procedure.
If the patient decides to proceed with the surgery, they will travel to Perth for the procedure. Dr. Meyerkort will use robotic technology to assist in the placement of the knee implant. After the surgery, patients will work with a physical therapist to begin the rehabilitation process, which may include exercises to improve strength and flexibility in the knee joint.
In summary, robotic total knee replacement is an advanced surgical procedure that can improve outcomes and speed up recovery times. Patients in Karratha who are interested in this procedure can access Dr. Daniel Meyerkort at Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine via telehealth. This allows patients to receive expert care without having to travel long distances.