Knee Dislocation

Knee dislocations are true orthopedic emergencies. In addition to the knee joint being out of place, the nerves and blood vessels that supply the leg are at risk for injury and can threaten the viability.

Pathology

Knee dislocations are true orthopedic emergencies. In addition to the knee joint being out of place, the nerves and blood vessels that supply the leg are at risk for injury and can threaten the viability. Knee dislocations are referred to Memorial Hermann Hospital because of their expertise and success in handling knee dislocations with a team approach and because of their proximity to ROC’s office.

Treatment

Knee dislocations are true orthopedic emergencies. In addition to the knee joint being out of place, the nerves and blood vessels that supply the leg are at risk for injury and can threaten the viability. Knee dislocations are referred to Memorial Hermann Hospital because of their expertise and success in handling knee dislocations with a team approach and because of their proximity to ROC’s office.