Minimally Invasive Surgery

Subchondroplasty

Patients who have subchondral bone defects—also known as Bone Marrow Lesions (BML)—may be candidates for a new, minimally-invasive surgery called the Subchondroplasty (SCP®) Procedure. This technique targets and fills bone defects with a hard-setting bone substitute material (BSM) with physical and chemical properties similar to cancellous bone. As the body heals the defect, the BSM will be replaced with new bone. read more

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More than half of the people affected by arthritis are under the age of 65.