Oxinium Joint Replacement Restores Mobility for Teens and Seniors Alike

If you play sports or engage in high-impact activities, you may end up with knee damage later down the line. A new technology in knee replacements has helped even teens and young adults to recover knee movement and functionality, thanks to the Oxinium knee replacement joint.

Young adults experiencing joint pain, lack of mobility and frozen knees caused by arthritis, osteoporosis, and other medical conditions that typically afflict older individuals are finding relief through a material called Oxinium, a type of oxidized zirconium. Oxinium knee joints are designed of metal composites coated with ceramic and then infused and coated with oxygen to create an extremely durable and long-lasting joint replacement.

Oxinium prosthetic joints can last nearly 90 times longer than traditional knee joints, making the implant highly acceptable for younger individuals suffering from limited range of motion, pain, stiffness and lack of mobility caused by knee injuries or medical conditions.

The Oxinium knee joint is a combination of the best in metals and ceramics that offers excellent wear resistance, created through a combination of Zirconium, of the titanium family, and Zirconia, an extremely wear resistant ceramic compound, and Zr – 2.5Nb, a zirconium metallic alloy coated with oxygen and niobium for additional strength and durability.

The procedure in the United States may cost between $65,000 and $75,000. In India, expert orthopaedic surgeons perform such procedures restore mobility and flexibility for about $10,000.

Board certified, highly trained and experienced orthopedic surgeons in Chennai, such as Dr. Venkatachalam and his staff at Madras Joint Replacement Center have gained experience in joint replacement surgeries throughout the Middle East, the United Kingdom, Belgium, and of course, Asia. Dr. Venkatachalam is a pioneer in minimally invasive procedures for total knee replacement, deep bending knee techniques and bilateral knee joint replacement surgeries or other bilateral replacements.

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