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The Custom-Made Knee Meeting with London Sports Orthopaedics

    Saturday 9th June 2018
    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 Peter Hill, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Vipin Asopa, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Henry Atkinson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Ms Katy Warrington, Research Physiotherapist
    TimeSessionSpeaker
    For Physiotherapists and General Practitioners
    9:00-9:30 Registration and refreshments
    9:30-9:40 Introduction Talks
    9:40-10:00 Knee OA: the size of the burden on UK healthcare economics, and what’s the problem with current TKRs? MrVipin Asopa, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    10:00-10:30 Custom-made knee replacements: the Savile Row of knees Mr Ian McDermott, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    10:30-11:00 Partial knee replacements and osteotomies Mr Peter Hill, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    11:00-11:20BREAK
    11:20-11:50Biological knee replacement and focal resurfacingMr Ian McDermott, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    11:50-12:20The results of custom-made knee replacement surgery and how to improve outcomes further through Enhanced Recovery Mr Henry Atkinson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    12:20-12:45 The role of ‘Pre-hab’ and post-op rehab, and how to assess outcomes Ms Katy Warrington, Research Physiotherapist
    12:45-13:00What’s it like to actually have a custom-made knee: a patient’s perspectiveMr Douglas Macaskill, Patient
    13.00-13.15Q& A
    13.15LUNCH
                                                      The London Custom-Made Knee Meeting

    kindly sponsored by IdealMed, GameReady, Episurf &Thuasne.

     

    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!