Makoplasty is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that can help to relieve pain and improve function in people with arthritis of the knee. During a Makoplasty procedure, the surgeon uses a robotic arm to precisely resurface the worn cartilage and bone in the knee joint. This can help to optimize your range of motion and…
An adult human has 206 bones in their body. These bones enable you to stand, run, and move as you go about your daily life. But what happens when something goes wrong with one of your bones? That’s when you need to see an orthopedic surgeon. Let’s talk about the importance of consulting an orthopedic…
An orthopedic surgeon or orthopedist is a specialist who is devoted to helping people get relief from pain and mobility problems due to musculoskeletal system issues. Musculoskeletal issues are a group of disorders and injuries that affect the parts of the musculoskeletal system, like bones, cartilage, joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves, and tendons. If you are…
Dr. Gilbert’s goal is to provide compassionate care, technical expertise, and personalized attention to patients with hip or knee issues. In some cases, especially with tough or complicated medical issues, it is a good idea to take a second opinion from more than one surgeon for a better understanding of your diagnosis and treatment options.
As a hip and knee replacement specialist, Dr. Gilbert is available to provide a valuable opinion to help you make clearer decisions about your health.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Gilbert, call our office at (919) 788-8797.