09:00 to 14:00
Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close, London SE1 9DD
Why is knee replacement surgery ‘not as good as’ hip replacement? Why do so many people seem to have issues with their knee replacement, and how can the situation be improved? What’s the evidence for pre-hab and post-op rehab, and how can physical therapy optimise outcomes?
Consultants from London Sports Orthopaedics - Mr Ian McDermott, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Mr Paul Jairaj, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Mr Peter Hill, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Mr Vipin Asopa, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr Nicholas Clark, Consultant Physiotherapist and Senior Lecturer Ms Katy Warrington, Research Physiotherapist
|For Physiotherapists and General Practitioners|
|9:00-9:30||Registration and refreshments|
|9:40-10:10||Mr Vipin Asopa, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon||Knee OA: the size of the burden on UK healthcare economics, and what’s the problem with current TKRs?|
|10:10-10:40||Mr Ian McDermott, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon||Custom-Made Knee Replacements: the Savile Row of knees.|
|10:40-11:10||Mr Peter Hill, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon||Partial knee replacements and osteotomies.|
|11:30-12:00||Mr Ian McDermott, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon||Biological knee replacement and focal resurfacing.|
|12:00-12:30||Mr Henry Atkinson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon||The results of custom-made knee replacement surgery and how to improve outcomes further through Enhanced Recovery.|
|12:30-13:00 Ms Katy Warrington, Research Physiotherapist||The role of ‘Pre-hab’ and post-op rehab, and how to assess outcomes.|
The Custom-Made Knee Meeting
Over 70,000 knee replacements are performed in the UK each year, with this number set to increase by about 500% within the next 20 to 30 years!
As a Physiotherapist or a General Practitioner seeing patients with knee arthritis and patients undergoing knee replacement surgery, this event will provide answers to any unanswered questions you may have.
Come and learn how best to ensure that your patients do actually get the great outcome they deserve after surgery!