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Rt knee ACL & MCL rupture

My Rt knee suffered injury from a road accident and not able to hold weight. Presently on 28 days sick leave with knee immobilizer without any medication. Underwent MRI Scan and the report revealed (report attached for ready reference) multifocal marrow contusion oedema with significant synovial effusion, Gd II/III tear ACL and Gd II/III tear of MCL with associated fluid along medial menisco-capsular attachment and associated myocellulitis. Dr advised as follows :- ACL/MCL Rupture - Adv Operation. Request provide a second opinion and further course of action that will be required to cure my knee to normalcy. Please provide duration of treatment/mode of surgery/likely time to recover fully etc. Thanking you in anticipation.

Ankle pain after Running

I ran Full Marathon (42km) a month back and got right ankle pain and swelling. I need to know its cause and solution to solve this permanently.

Pain in neck and shoulder

I'm suffering from continuous pain from few days in my neck and left shoulder.Not able to move my neck easily.only if having some pain relief or spray on that part for few hours I feel fine and again after that pain starts.

Knee Moderate Pain

I am having knee pain for last 1 week, no swelling at all. Constant lingering moderate pain. Kindly advise.

Shoulder dislocation

Hello I dislocated my right shoulder on 27nov2016 for the first time immidiately it was reduced and immobilised. After 1 week i went to doctor and he is recommending for surgery he is saying that chances of recurring are high in young people. Is there any way to get my shoulder cured without surgery. And is it compulsary that my shoulder will dislocate in future even if i take full precautions. And can i return to my full strength of my shoulder like it was before dislocation. Although i dont feel any kind of pain in my shoulder i can even move my fist without any problem. And can i play normal sports like badminton or gym after 4 to 6 months of rest. Plz give your opinion. Thank you very much

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Dr. Sreedhar Singh - Orthopedist
Dr. Sreedhar Singh Orthopedist (MCh[ortho] UK, FRCS - Trauma & Orthopedic, FRCS (edinburgh), FRCS(Glasgow), MBBS) 21 years experience Bone & Joint Clinic
1223 recommendations Sahakaranagar, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Balasubramanyam PR - Orthopedist
Dr. Balasubramanyam PR Orthopedist (MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics) 14 years experience Susheel Orthopaedic Centre
946 recommendations Rajarajeshwarinagar, Bangalore INR 300
Dr. C.B. Prabhu - Orthopedist
Dr. C.B. Prabhu Orthopedist (MBBS, Diploma in Orthopaedics, DNB - Orthopedics, AOAA) 28 years experience Prabhu Orthopaedic Centre
1087 recommendations Rajajinagar, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Satish Rudrappa - Neurosurgeon
Dr. Satish Rudrappa Neurosurgeon (MBBS, MCh - Neuro Surgery, Fellow in Spine Surgery, Fellow Microvascular Anaesthomosis) 20 years experience Brain & Spine Clinic
674 recommendations St.Marks road, Bangalore INR 800
Dr. Yogesh Pithwa - Spine Surgeon
Dr. Yogesh Pithwa Spine Surgeon (FNB - Spine Surgery, MS - Orthopaedics, DNB - Orthopedics, MNAMS - Orthopaedics, Diploma in Orthopaedics, MBBS) 12 years experience Sattvik Spine Foundation
254 recommendations Jayanagar 9 Block, Bangalore INR 500