Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical technique performed with small incisions, small instruments and a miniature camera at the end of a tube to look inside joints and make repairs.
Arthroscopic surgery is just one of many advanced techniques offered at North Kansas City Hospital’s Orthopedic Center, the most advanced and comprehensive orthopedic program in the Northland, leading the area in experience and technology. Our comprehensive range of orthopedic services will help get you back in motion quickly and restore your quality of life.
Benefits of Arthroscopic Surgery
The benefits of arthroscopic surgery over traditional open surgery result primarily from the smaller incisions used and include:
- Less pain and blood loss
- Reduced risk of infection
- Less scarring
- Faster return to daily activities
Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Procedures Offered at North Kansas City Hospital
We currently offer minimally invasive arthroscopic procedures of the:
Learn more about laparoscopy and other orthopedic procedures at our online Health Encyclopedia.
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