What is Articular Cartilage? (With Vail Orthopedic Surgeon Bill Sterett)

What is Articular Cartilage? (With Vail Orthopedic Surgeon Bill Sterett)

Simply put, Articular Cartilage is what allows the knee to glide. In athletes, often times we see “chunks” of the cartilage become dislodged, which leads to arthritis”

Today on the Sports Medicine Minute, I talk about Articular Cartilage.

Simply put, Articular Cartilage is what allows the knee to glide. In athletes, often times we see "chunks" of the cartilage become dislodged, which leads to arthritis. 

Luckily, in this day an age we have more ways than ever to repair the cartilage...watch the video below for the whole story!

Dr. Sterett


Why Do Professional Soccer (Football) Players Suffer So Many Torn ACLs (Knee Injuries?)

Why Do Professional Soccer (Football) Players Suffer So Many Torn ACLs (Knee Injuries?)

I have knee pain...do I need surgery?

I have knee pain...do I need surgery?