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Meniscal tear treatment

Conservative treatments
  • Pain killers
  • Physiotherapy
  • Injection PRP
  • For degenerative meniscus tears, with arthritis
Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Partial Meniscectomy can be done
  • Meniscal tear can be repaired in the younger individual with a tear over the periphery, where the blood supply is high
Rehabilitation
  • Full weight-bearing walk on the same day of the surgery
  • Quadriceps strengthening exercises
  • After meniscal repair – Rehabilitation for 4 to 6 weeks