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What Are Your Options to Help Heal Knee Cartilage Damage?

What Are Your Options to Help Heal Knee Cartilage Damage?

What can you do to treat knee cartilage pain? There are a number of surgical knee cartilage repair options available that you and your doctor will consider. Read on for a primer on available treatments that could get you back on your feet.

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MACI VS. ACI: What’s the Difference?

MACI VS. ACI: What’s the Difference?

MACI is the third and newest generation of autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI), and it has made new strides to help knee pain sufferers get back to their active lives.

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Sticking to Your Rehab Plan After Knee Cartilage Repair Surgery

Sticking to Your Rehab Plan After Knee Cartilage Repair Surgery

Interested in learning more about a MACI rehab program? This sample MACI rehabilitation timeline showcases a few of the milestones you might expect at each interval. Every patient is different, so be sure to consult with your physical therapist on the rehabilitation process that is right for you.

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MACI Knee Repair and a Return to Running

MACI Knee Repair and a Return to Running

For some of us, running is a chore, but for others it’s an exhilarating way of life. When those in the latter category find themselves having to consider knee cartilage repair surgery, the news might feel overwhelming, but there are treatment options like MACI that can help get runners back on the road. We have created some high-level tips that may help inform your decision and plan out your rehabilitation program.

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