Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

194 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Need information require knee replacement. What are the poor outcomes of knee replacement surgery?

Answered by
Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2012

Answered : 3614 Questions

Posted on Fri, 13 Dec 2013 in General Health
Question: Require knee replacement. Poor outcomes of equire knee replacement
Answered by Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan 3 hours later
Brief Answer: He is the best available in Florida Detailed Answer: Hello there! Poor outcomes has not just one reason of a doctor. There are other reasons which affect recovery like old age, immunocompromised state, some comorbidity like diabetes, morbid obesity, etc. I strongly recommend Dr XXXXXXX W Roach. You will be in safe hands. I have a frind in Florida a hepatobiliary surgeon he had his aunt's knee replacement from him and I never heard a bad word against him from their mouths. He is a competent doctor. Get to know him WWW.WWWW.WW WWW.WWWW.WW People call him the king of Robotic surgeries. Visit his website here WWW.WWWW.WW and see all the testimonials of the patients and reviews you are looking for. Plus you can get an appointment from there too. Here is his address Holy Cross Hospital, Inc. 5597 N. Dixie Highway Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33334 Phone # (954) 958-4800 Hope i was of help. Kindly close the discussion if you have no more queries for me. Which i would be more than glad to answer. I wish you very good luck and take some very good care of yourself, Regards Dr S Khan
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Procedures

Recent questions on  Morbid obesity

doctor1 MD

I just got up from bed and could not breathe, I was wheezing and when I drank some water it got better. I don't know if I had a panic attack or it was sleep apnea , Can you help?

doctor1 MD

My mum was diagnosed with rectal cancer 2 days ago. The consultant said they can cure mum. The tumor is 4cm. The plan of action is radiotherapy and chemotherapy tablets with surgery. Mum will need a colostomy as they are taking all rectum out....

doctor1 MD

I am a 37 yr old female, smoker, no major health issues other than morbid obesity (5"3 and 280 lbs). I have no history of high blood pressure , high cholesterol or diabetes . I did something to my knee about 5 weeks ago while we were moving. I was...

doctor1 MD

Hi! I am a 40 year old female, 4 11 and weigh 368 pounds. I have a history of gallstones, true pernicious anemia, Hashimoto s thyroiditis, and high blood pressure. I am writing because I am concerned about vomiting yellow bile that was gritty or sandy in texture. I vomited yellow bile twice about 3 weeks ago yet this last episode today had a gritty-like texture to it, much like sand. I was diagnosed with gallstones in April 2012, scheduled for gallbladder removal only to need it to be cancelled due to my morbid obesity. I have not had it removed yet. Could the sandy/gritty texture in the yellow bile actually be gallstones coming out? Is this a cause for concern? My PCP is out of town until Wednesday so I was wondering if I should go to an urgent care or ER for this. I d hate to bog down an ER with something that can be taken care of by my PCP. Thank you very much for your time and consideration. - Lea Ann

doctor1 MD

my mother-in-law has wet gangrene covering her entire right heel and ulcers on her left heel turning bad also, morbid obesity ( over 300 pounds), renal failure, cellitus, diabetes, congestive heart failure. she would not survive dual amputation under surgery or under local anesthesia (according to the docs), they are wanting to call in hospice. What is her life expentantcy as it stands now?

doctor1 MD

I am a diabetic on Metformin and Glyberide.. my fasting blood glucose is 139 and hemoglobin alc of 7.8 . I know both numbers are high but are they reason for high concern. I am morbidly obese and the dr is recommending bariatric surgery.. i just don't know if thats what i should do

doctor1 MD

For the past few years all of my muscles hurt very bad and I can barely move. A year ago I went to my family dr and he began to treat me for arthritis as I could not determine where the pain was coming from. We tried several different medicines but no relief. This year my gall bladder had to be removed and it was in very bad shape. After that occurred in May, I was able to isolate that the pain is in my muscles. If I attempt any kind of physical activity like walking much at work (hotel desk clerk) I get so stiff and hurt so much in my muscles that I can barely move and this pain does not go away ever. I stopped having my menstrual cycle in January. No hot flashes or cold sweats. I am 47, weight 369lbs and have no medical problems except morbid obesity. For 2 weeks, I am not able to sleep and most of what I eat makes my abdominal area ache or causes indigestion. I cannot continue to tolerate the muscle pain because it never subsides, not for days or weeks; it just continues to ache and stiffness .