Knee Treatments

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The main functions of the knee joint is to bend, straighten, and bear weight. What makes the knee joint unique is that it is multi-hinged, which allows for twisting and rotating movements. The ability to move multidemenisonally makes the knee joint susceptible to injury. There are both operative and non-operative treatments for knee injuries. Dr. Lubowitz is an orthopedic knee specialist, who has developed innovative treatment techniques for knee injuries.

PCL Reconstruction

PCL (posterior cruciate ligament) injuries of the knee are [...]

PCL Reconstruction

Meniscus Transplant

The menisci provides cushioning to the knee joint and [...]

Meniscus Transplant

Meniscus Repair

Meniscus repair surgery preserves the knee cushion pads, which [...]

Meniscus Repair

Microfracture

Articular cartilage is a soft substance that lines the [...]

Microfracture

Chondroplasty

When a joint becomes injured through sports, overuse, or [...]

Chondroplasty

Cartilage Restoration

Some patients who have articular cartilage defects or cartilage [...]

Cartilage Restoration