Meniscal Tears - Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Who treats meniscal tear?

An orthopaedic surgeon is the specialist who treats meniscal tears.

2. When should I seek medical help when I am already being treated for a knee injury?

Seek medical help in case of the following -

Pain or swelling returns
Increased instability in your knee
If you think your injury is not healing well

3. How long does it take to rehabilitate meniscal tear?

Rehabilitation or healing time for a meniscus tear, after treatment, is about 3 months. For a meniscectomy it is even lesser, approximately 3 to 4 weeks.

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