Unicompartmental Knee Replacement

September 21, 2014 Haw Chong Chang

Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) can provide durable pain relief and functional improvement in greater than 90% of patients with focal arthritis or osteonecrosis of the medial or lateral compartments of the knee.

–Borus T, Thornhill T. Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2008 Jan;16(1):9–18.

Medial Compartment Osteoarthritis Knee

Medial Compartment UKA

Medial Compartment UKA X-rays