Meniscus Repair Surgery

Our Price starts at: $6,500 USD

The meniscus cartilage has a very important role in the knee joint, in most cases all the pressure of the patients weight is held in this cartilage. If there is any type of damage to the meniscus tissue the pressure goes to the articular cartilage starting to cause degenerative changes in the entire joint.

Our patients experiencing a meniscus tear, feel: pain and swellin in the knee joint, making it worse when they practice sports of physicial activities.

Meniscus Repair Surgery

Candidates for Meniscus Repair Surgery:

A meniscus tear can be considered a minimal injury treated by non-surgical treatments. However, patients consider surgery in the following cases:

  • Patient wants to keep an active lifestyle.
  • Patients wants to remain playing sports.
  • Patients have the tear is in the pleriphery.
  • The patients tissue is good and can take the surgery.
  • Patients older than 60 years old, whose meniscus cartilage weakened with age.

Meniscus Repair Surgery

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A meniscus tear can be more serious when the torn fragments get caught in the knee joint, making the knee to stop functioning and the patients not being able to use it. In other cases, patients have a meniscus tear and an injured ACL or MCL, which are ligaments that hold the knee joint together.

At MedicalMex Dr. Garin has treated many patients with meniscus problems and performs this surgery as a regular component of his work.

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Meniscus Repair Surgery FAQ´s

Frequently-Asked-Question about Meniscus Repair Surgery

For more information about our packages and how having Meniscus Repair Surgery at MedicalMex helps you move your knee freely and pain free, please read our most frequently asked questions or contact us today using our Request More Information form at the bottom of the page.

Our surgeons perform Meniscus Repair Surgery under local anesthesia. Our surgery is a minimally invasive procedure, where our surgeon makes a small incision and use thin and small surgical tools to repair the meniscus by trimming or removing just the damage portion of the tissue. They procedure to close with sutures and surgical staples.

After their Meniscus Repair Surgery, patients will need to use a brace or cast to keep the knee joint stable and make sure it has a proper healing. Physicial therapy will be needed to increase the knee motion and strengh. In some cases, patients may have to use crutches to remove the pressure from the knee joint.

Meniscus Repair Surgery has the same risks as any other surgical procedure. In addition, patients can experience the following complications:

  • Injury to nerves.
  • Blood clots.
  • Stiffness.
  • Infection.

All Meniscus repair patients at MedicalMex are assigned a Case Manager that will handle all arrangements from medical records collection and transfer, any necessary surgical consults, and travel planning services for the patient and traveling companions. You will receive a full itinerary that tells you exactly what to expect every step of the way on your medical travel trip.

The Meniscus Repair Medical Travel Package includes:

  • 1 Day Hospital Stay (If travelling, if you are local you can go home on the same day).
  • All doctor and surgeon fees and the entire hospital stay
  • All standard medications, implants or prostheses
  • Regular pre-op testing and exams
  • All related medical and procedure costs: gastroenterologist, anesthesia, equipment, nursing care
  • Pre-treatment consult set-up if needed
  • Airport pick-up and return travel
  • A dedicated Case Management team to guide your pre- and post-orthopedic treatment experience

Orthopedic Surgery

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We offer a wide range of orthopedic surgeries to help our patients regain the movement they lost and help them live pain free. MedicalMex offers state of the art facilities, the lastest medical technology, new and improved medical procedures all for the benefit of our patients. In addition, we only work with the best surgeons and phyisicians in the world such as: Dr. Alfonso Garcia Chavez for Orthopedic Surgery.

The main orthopedic surgery procedures available are:

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