A Physical Therapist Explains Knee Scar Tissue
We introduced this video about scar tissue in the knee to help educate millions of future knee patients about some of the most important concepts they need to understand to maximize their knee surgery recovery. Mission Accomplished! Since then it has become a YouTube wonder video and has been praised far and wide as the single most helpful video to watch prior to Knee Replacement Surgery. All about knee surgery recovery and knee scar tissue here.
About the Author
Lisa Alarcon is the Director of Physical Therapy at Michigan Community VNA. She received a Masters Degree of Physical Therapy from Oakland University. She has a long record of work in Orthopedics, with Parkenson’s Disease and in Geriatric rehabilitation. Lisa has the unique perspective of dealing with hundreds of Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) patients before the advent of the X10 device. She describes here what X10 has meant to TKA recovery for the many patients she has seen recover using the machine and therapy from MICVNA.
Looking Inside the Knee
Topics Covered in This Interview:
- What is Swelling in the Knee
- Build up of Scar Tissue
- Fibrosis (“Scar Tissue on Steroids”)
- The Importance of Movement
- X10™ and Preventing Scar Tissue
- Flexion Contracture
- Strengthening on X10™