Debra's SmartKnee Journey with Dr. Arthur Mark

In the world of orthopedics, the total knee replacement is one of the most successful surgeries. It’s a procedure that can transform lives, allowing individuals to regain independence and mobility thought lost to debilitating joint conditions. One of the latest advancement in knee replacement technology comes with the Zimmer Bionet SmartKnee; an innovative device with a sensor that tracks range of motion, walking speed, step count and more to provide real-time feedback and personalized insights to both patients and healthcare providers.

Knee Replacement Success Story

Meet Debra S., patient of Dr. Arthur Mark of the Seaview Orthopaedics Joint Replacement Team. Just over a year ago, Debra was experiencing constant pain in her knee that left her struggling to walk and unable to continue her normal exercise routines and daily life. After trying conservative treatment with cortisone and gel shots without much relief, Debra and Dr. Mark decided to move forward with a total knee replacement, opting to use the SmartKnee implant.

One year later, Debra is back to riding her bike, working out regularly, and enjoying her vacations without restraint. In the end, Debra’s story is not just one of overcoming knee pain, but of reclaiming her life after years of pain. With each step forward, knee replacement surgery empowers individuals to embrace life with renewed vigor, reminding us all that no obstacle is insurmountable when faced with courage and modern medical innovation.

If you are currently experiencing knee pain that is holding you back from your daily activities, our expert joint replacement surgeons can offer guidance and treatment to get you back to living the life that you want.

Meet  Dr. Arthur Mark

Dr. Mark is a fellowship trained, board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in total joint replacement. He specializes in complex revision surgery and infections of the hip and knee. He is also certified in robotic joint replacement and use of both Smith+Nephew and Stryker Mako systems.

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