Trabecular Meta l For Knee Surgery

Trabecular Metal Knee “The Best Thing Next to Bone”

The biggest challenge in Revision Knee Surgery is management of bone loss. Trabecular metal has been developed to augment this bonedeficiency. Its strength, elascticity and structure is almost identical to bone. These unique features allow bone to grow over its surface. Different shapes and sizes are commercially available to fit into specific bone defects.
Bone vs. Trabecular Metal
Total Hip Replacement Surgery

Micro photograph showing structure similar to bone (clickimage for enlarge view)
Pre-Operation Trabecular Metal Implants
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Loose total knee prosthesis showing bone loss.
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Trabecular metal cone for tibial bone defect.
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Post-Operation
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Revision with restoration of anatomy and alignment (clickimage for enlarge view)