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Diagnosis determines prognosis
Rapid diagnosis may prevent surgery
Biking is recommended
Orthopaedic Center Maxima Eindhoven and Veldhoven
Expert center for posterior cruciate ligament injuries
ESSKA accredited teacher
Remain active with your knee
State of the Art
Anatomy is important
Teamwork with orthopaedic surgeon
depends on cartilage and meniscal condition
Rapid diagnosis important in sports
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at MMC Eindhoven (Netherlands)
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Arthroscopy&Arthroplasty Courses Utrecht
Great succes with right expectations
Center of Expertise for Knee Instability
Tertiary referral center for the Netherlands
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Women suffer more anterior cruciate ligament injuries than men
Maxima Medical Center
Various treatment options
France, Netherlands, USA
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surgery with your own hamstring tendons
Good therapy with active lifestyle
Only if really necessary
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Orthopaedic Associates Eindhoven Greater Area
Hamstring tendons regenerate after cruciate ligament surgery
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The secret for best clinical practice
Dutch Arthroscopy Society 2011-2014
that MMC is a tertiary referral center for complex knee disorders?
PAMI Center of Expertise
Risk of arthrofibrosis is least if knee has good function before surgery, with limited swelling and adequate gait pattern
may be indicated with cruciate ligament surgery
Essential for good patient care
Anterior knee pain is common during fitness knee rehabilitation
Keyword in treatment
between physiotherapist and orthopaedic surgeon is essential for your rehabilitation
Revision surgery specialists
For instability and osteoarthritis
A joint with multiple facets
ESSKA Congress 2020 Milaan
Adequate tracking important
Running causes 6x body weight load on your knee
Mednet Top Orthopaedic Surgeon 2011-2013
Minimal invasive surgery
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injuries also occur in children
Medial collateral ligament heals if diagnosed and treated early
ACL Injury Guidelines
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A previous active sports acreer has caused knee osteoarthritis of my knee. The troubles really started at the age of 35. I have had many arthroscopies in various hospitals. Problems were cartilage and meniscus lesions. My legs were O-shaped, making things even worse.
I have consulted dr Janssen in Máxima Medical Center, Veldhoven, The Netherlands. He recommended an osteotomy of my lower legs. Surgeries went well and after rehabilitation, I could function normally again for 10 years.
After 10 years, the complaints returned in my knee. I have reconsulted dr. Janssen. After listening to my story, he made X-rays and a scan of my knee and leg. His suggested that a total knee prosthesis would be the best option for my troubling pain. At the time, I did not feel ready for the surgery. I felt relatively young, 53 years old. The increasing pain and the idea of not being able to play golf or ski anymore convinced me to undergo the surgery. Dr Janssen provided ample information on the procedure and rehabilitation. I was operated in January 2009, a total knee prosthesis. Hospital stay was 5 days. The rehabilitation is hard work during the first months.
The surgery is now one and a half years ago and I can function very well. I have no more pain and my knee feels very natural. I went skiing a few times already and frequently play golf. Dr. Janssen's skills, the provided information, the hospital stay and aftercare were perfect.