Hospital for Joint Diseases

Due to the Covid-19 virus restrictions our in person office is closed until further notice. We are now OPEN for telemedicine.

Please call our office to schedule your telemedicine appointment.

Pros and Cons of Surgery

Pros:

  • Anatomic restoration of damaged tissue
  • Restored cosmesis
  • Eliminate need for more complex surgery
  • Simple procedure
  • Small incision

Cons:

  • Satisfactory result may be possible without surgery
  • Requires surgery
  • Requires commitment to post-op therapy