If you're finding knee osteoarthritis a hindrance to your quality of life, it's reassuring to know that there a number of medical solutions out there. Those looking for a minimally-invasive way to relieve their symptoms, can opt for platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections. Find out more about the procedure via this informative article from expert consultant knee surgeon, Mr Bilal M. Barkatali.
In the first part of this article series, expert consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Turab Syed describes stress fractures and how they occur and provides some insight as to why they are occurring more frequently during the pandemic.
What can be done to resolve middle ear myoclonus (MEM)? Professor Manohar Bance, one of the UK's leading otologists, expertly answers this question in an informative guide to a condition that can become so severe it ruins a night's sleep.
Inflammatory bowel disease can cause troublesome symptoms relating to the digestive system, making it a tricky condition to manage. Luckily, there are effective treatment options for managing flare ups, which we discussed with Professor James Lindsay, one of the UK's top gastroenterologists.
As technology is advancing more in our everyday lives, it is evolving how procedures are done in operating theatres. One of the more advanced in orthopaedics is robotic-assisted knee surgeries. Experienced consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon Mr Ash Gulati explains the newer procedure and how it compares to the traditional method.
Answering questions from children and teenagers about the pandemic can be an intimidating task for parents. We asked Dr Jon Goldin, a highly esteemed consultant in child and adolescent psychiatry, for advice on offering reassurance whilst explaining difficult truths in this first article of a series on coronavirus and mental health.
There's no doubt the limitations that sciatica bring to everyday life, especially for those with severe symptoms, are physically difficult to work around. When it stops you seeing your loved ones, it can become emotionally impossible. Leading spinal neurosurgeon Mr Iqroop Chopra helped one hard-working grandmother with sciatica get back to her professional and family life with little to no waiting time. Find out about Ms Louise Kean's story, by reading on.
The use of in vitro fertilisation to aid conception has been in constant development since its introduction. Some people, however, respond better to this type of treatment than others. In this article, highly esteemed fertility specialist Dr Irfana Koita discusses the testing and management of recurrent implantation failure and some related innovative practices.
Some people may know one of the benefits of Fibroscan is that it's a convenient and non-invasive alternative to traditional liver biopsies, providing comprehensive results about liver health. However, what happens when you have one? Dr Deepak Joshi, a leading consultant hepatologist, has kindly put together an informative and comprehensive guide to what's involved in the hepatic procedure for Top Doctors' readers.