Knee Surgery Options from the Experienced Team at Tampa General HospitalMany individuals will require knee surgery at some point in their lives, as the knee joint – a load-bearing structure consisting of bones, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, and muscles – is susceptible to a variety of injuries and degenerative conditions. At Tampa General Hospital, we offer surgical knee treatment to individuals who have experienced a sudden, traumatic injury and to those who have been plagued by chronic knee pain. When performing knee surgery, our goal is to help our patients improve their mobility and overall quality of life.
WHY CHOOSE TGH FOR KNEE SURGERY?
At TGH, we are proud to be a leading destination for orthopaedic care. Some of the reasons that so many patients trust their surgical knee pain treatment to us include that we:
- Offer a variety of procedures – In addition to our minimally invasive and robotic-assisted procedures for total and partial knee replacement surgery, we also offer knee revision procedures to treat patients who previously received replacement surgery that failed.
- Have extensive experience – TGH is a high-volume center that has performed 67 knee revision procedures in 2019. This has given our orthopaedic surgeons a vast level of expertise when it comes to providing comprehensive orthopaedic care.
- Utilize the latest technology – We take advantage of technological advances such as the RIO™ Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopaedic System, which provides our surgeons with real-time visual, tactile, and auditory feedback to achieve optimal outcomes. Additionally, we offer robotic US News Badge for OrthopedicsMAKOplasty® knee resurfacing, which is technologically advanced minimally invasive knee surgery that uses smaller incisions and reduces scarring.
- Have been recognized for our excellence – We were named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopaedics, are the highest-ranked hospital in Florida for Orthopaedics, and are designated as a High Performing Hospital for Knee Replacement by U.S. News & World Report for 2020-2021. Additionally, we have received program-specific national certifications from The Joint Commission, including one in knee replacement.
If you are interested in having knee surgery performed by the orthopaedic specialists at TGH, use our Physician Finder to locate a qualified physician and receive a referral for knee surgery treatment in our orthopaedic program or call 1-800-822-DOCS (3627).