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
|For Physiotherapists and General Practitioners|
|9:00-9:30||Registration and refreshments|
|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|
|11:20-11:50||Biological knee replacement and focal resurfacing||Mr Ian McDermott, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon|
|11:50-12:20||The 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|
|12:45-13:00||What’s it like to actually have a custom-made knee: a patient’s perspective||Mr Douglas Macaskill, Patient|
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!