The minimally invasive procedure allows surgeons to remove the damaged part of the joint and shape the surfaces to hold the artificial joint. Surgeons access the surgical site through a lateral approach, which is designed to preserve the quadriceps and promote faster recovery.
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Florida Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Steven Nguyen Performing Freedom Knee ReplacementsWritten by Laura Dyrda | Friday, 02 September 2011 11:47
Steven Nguyen, MD, a joint replacement specialist at Florida Hospital in Orlando, has been performing the Freedom Knee Replacement procedure to preserve the patient's natural anatomy, according to an ABC news report.
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