Patient Education Videos

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How to Read an MRI of a Torn Meniscus

The menisci serve as the shock absorbers in the knee. Dr. Lubowitz demonstrates the how to identify a healthy and unhealthy knee meniscus. In addition, he shows how to arthroscopically treat a torn meniscus.

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How to Read an MRI of an ACL Tear

The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the four main ligaments in the knee joint. The ACL is known as the stabilizer in the knee. Dr. Lubowitz explains how to read an MRI of an ACL tear by comparing and contrasting a healthy ACL to a torn ACL.

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Knee Arthroscopy – ACL Reconstruction

Knee arthroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical technique that uses a fiberoptic camera (smaller than a pen) inserted into the joint through arthroscopic portals. Knee arthroscopy is an effective way to treat a torn ACL.

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