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Patient-Specific Partial and Total Knee Replacement entails use of sophisticated 3D-printing to plan and perform knee surgery.
Unlike traditional surgery in which surgeons use mechanical instruments and tools to measure, prepare and align a prosthesis, in PSI knee surgery, modern imaging (either 3D CT or MRI) is performed preoperatively and is used to generate a 3D image of your knee joint. After careful analysis of your knee, computerised “virtual planning” is performed and patient-specific surgical planning instruments are then 3D printed in Switzerland, sterilised and then sent to Australia for your surgery.
In Mr Freedman’s opinion, PSI surgery offers a number of potential advantages:
Disclaimer: Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should consider seeking a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.