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Patellofemoral Replacement 27438

synonyms: patellofemoral arthroplasty, PF arthroplasty, PF replacement, patellofemoral replacement

Patellofemoral Replacement CPT

Patellofemoral Replacement Anatomy

Patellofemoral Replacement Indications

  • Patellofemoral arthritis with or withoutt patellar tilt and/or dysplasia 

Patellofemoral Replacement Contraindications

  • Any inflammatory arthritis, including crystalline arthropathy

Patellofemoral Replacement Alternatives

Patellofemoral Replacement Pre-op Planning

  • Arthrosurface Patello Femoral Wave HemiCAP
  • Kinamed KineMatch PFR
  • Biomet Vanguard® PFR Patellofemoral Replacement System
  • Zimmer Gender Solutions® Patello-Femoral Joint (PFJ) 

Patellofemoral Replacement Technique

  • Sign operative site.
  • Pre-operative antibiotics, +/- regional block.
  • General endotracheal anesthesia
  • position. All bony prominences well padded.
  • Examination under anesthesia.
  • Prep and drape in standard sterile fashion.
  • Irrigate.
  • Close in layers.

Patellofemoral Replacement Complications

Patellofemoral Replacement Follow-up care

  • Post-op:
  • 7-10 Days:
  • 6 Weeks:
  • 3 Months:
  • 6 Months:
  • 1Yr:

Patellofemoral Replacement Outcomes

Patellofemoral Replacement Review References