At Home with Chris Jessen 2018 - 153
Sore and creaking joints? My
Knee Doc will see you now...
y Knee Doc understands the
pain and discomfort of
arthritis; the frustration of
not being able to do what
you want and the difficulty in choosing
the right treatment to help you get
back on your feet.
Founder and orthopaedic surgeon,
Mr Gareth Stables, specialises in treating
patients with knee arthritis and sports
injuries. He offers specialist advice
and treatments including; keyhole
(arthroscopy) surgery, knee ligament
reconstruction, knee realignment and
knee replacement surgery.
A collaborative process
Mr Stables' philosophy and that of the
rest of the team at My Knee Doc is to
work together to provide you, the
patient, with comprehensive information
to help you understand your knee
condition. They work with the concept
MEET THE EXPERT
surgeon, Mr Gareth
FRCS (Ed) T&O.
He specialises in
knee surgery and
sports injuries, in
(arthroscopic) knee surgery, ligament
surgery, knee osteotomy and joint
replacement surgery. Mr Stables has over
12 years' experience in the field, after
qualifying in 1998 at the University
of Liverpool Medical School.
He became a Fellow of the Royal
College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in
2010 and today practises at the
Cheshire and Merseyside Treatment
Centre, Spire Cheshire Hospital
and at The Wilmslow Hospital.
He also maintains a keen interest
in general orthopaedic trauma at
Warrington and Halton Hospitals'
NHS Foundation Trust.
of 'shared decision making' - giving
clear information to the patient, so they
can actively participate with healthcare
professionals and make the best
decisions to sort out the issue.
My Knee Doc:
Listens to your problems and helps
you understand your diagnosis
Discusses the treatment options with
you, making sure you have the
information you need to make the
right decision about which
treatment is right for you
Makes sure you get the right
treatment in the safe and
comfortable environment of
their carefully selected private
hospitals and clinics at a
Practises a 'right care, right
place, right time' policy. They
give patients access to experienced
knee specialists for assessment,
diagnostic imaging and treatment
for all knee problems.
MAKING GIVES CLEAR
'I had a cartilage tear that was causing
me pain and stopping me from doing
things I wanted to do. After my
arthroscopy, I noticed an immediate
improvement in my symptoms. I'm back
on the golf course again!'
Mr I J (knee arthroscopy for a torn
'I'd been using sticks and a walking
frame for years because of my painful
knee arthritis. Now, less than two
months after my knee replacement
surgery, I can walk up and down stairs
and to the shops. Without my sticks!
I really cannot thank Mr Stables enough.'
Mrs M S (six weeks after knee
replacement surgery for osteoarthritis).
'I'm well chuffed! My knee is loads better
and I can use the stairs at work now.'
Mrs M D (after a knee arthroscopy and
chondroplasty for cartilage tear and
damaged joint surface).
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Call 0161 464 6399