Meniscal reconstruction is rebuilding absent meniscal tissue, eg with a graft or scaffolds.


The reasons why doctors nowadays try to preserve the meniscus.

How the surgeon decides on management.

Biologic Knee Replacement

A course by knee surgeon, Dr Kevin R Stone M.D. of the Stone Clinic in San Francisco, California, USA.

Ian McDermott FRCS explains the current options for managing a meniscus tear.

Meniscus repair

Repair is the optimal surgical management of a meniscus tear.

Short overview of how this surgeon decides which meniscal tear to repair



Meniscal repair and reconstruction. Jarit GJ and Bosco JA Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis. 2010;68(2):84-90.

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