Elbow Joint Replacement Surgery, is a complex and difficult surgery. Dr Gautam Tawari, is a UK trained specialist elbow surgeon practicing in Mumbai, and the best elbow surgeon in India. He routinely undertakes elbow replacement surgery with excellent outcomes.
Dr. Gautam Tawari, was recently invited to the prestigious Sanchetti Institute in Pune, to undertake a complex Elbow Replacement Surgery in a patient who was struggling with severe Elbow Pain, Restricted elbow function and poor elbow movements.
As Elbow Replacement is a very specialise and demanding surgery, it is imperative that it is undertaken by expert surgeons to ascertain predictable results and reduce risk of complications and revision surgery in future. Dr Gautam Tawari is the best trained surgeon in India to undertake Primary elbow replacement (1st time elbow replacement) and revision elbow replacement surgery.
The patient underwent an successful elbow replacement surgery with no immediate complication and was pain free with function elbow movements 2 days following the surgery.
Elbow Joint Replacement surgery is recommended in following common conditions:
- Severe Elbow Pain and Arthritis
- Complex Elbow trauma resulting in a complex elbow fracture
- Tumour or growth in the elbow joint
- Rheumatoid Arthritis with elbow pain
- Inflammatory disease of the elbow with restricted elbow movement
The Elbow replacement surgery is performed under a general anaesthesia or regional anaesthesia.. The damaged joint surfaces of the humerus, radius and ulna are removed and proper fit of the prosthesis is obtained and the prosthesis is cemented.
An average hospital stay is 3-4 days. Physiotherapy begins 3-4 days after the surgery and continue for about 6 weeks to 12 weeks to regain full range of motion of the elbow joint.
To make an clinic appointment in/near for location, please follow the links below.
www.gautamtawari.com/contacts or contact on – 9619618071 / 8291010015.