Harvard Health Blog
Is it hard to decide about total knee replacement? Totally!
Posted October 22, 2015, 8:00 am Robert H. Shmerling, M.D., Faculty Editor, Harvard Health Publications Itís a big decision: Should you have surgery for your painful knee? Many people say yes. In fact, each year, nearly 700,000 people in the United States who have the most common form of knee arthritis undergo knee replacement surgery.