Chicago Fire FC Midfielder Stanislav Ivanov Undergoes Successful Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair Procedure
Chicago Fire FC today announced that midfielder Stanislav Ivanov has undergone successful arthroscopic surgery in his left knee to repair a medial meniscus tear.
It’s one of his favorite activities to do despite ongoing knee pain issues that started when he was only 14.
Treating patellar cartilage issues brings with it many unique challenges including; repair/reconstruction options, surgical technique, contour/topography, even insurance coverage and reimbursement. During this event, Dr. Yanke will focus on specific options for treatment of the patella.
Tibial tubercle more posteriorly positioned in patients with patellar cartilage lesions vs intact cartilage
New data showed the tibial tubercle was more posteriorly positioned in patients with patellar cartilage lesions compared with patients with intact patellar cartilage.