Which joints are commonly involved in osteoarthritis?

Which joints are commonly involved in osteoarthritis?

The video talks about joints which are commonly involved in osteoarthritis, by Dr. Ramneek Mahajan, Director - Orthopedics & Joint Replacement, Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi. Dr. Mahajan will highlight that the most common joint which is highly affected by osteoarthritis is the knee. Also, the carpometacarpal joints are the first ones to get affected. Except for knee and the carpometacarpal joints, degenerative changes are seen in the back, hips, spine, toes and distal interphalangeal joints.

Dr. Ramneek Mahajan

Dr Ramneek Mahajan is Obtained medical degree from Government Medical College, Aurangabad, Maharashtra in 1997 Completed a Post-Graduation from Government Medical College, Aurangabad in 2003 and his advanced training Orthopaedic Fellowship in Singapore, Germany & Australia. Worked extensively in Primary Hip, Knee and Revision Joint Replacement. Took up the public position as Head of Orthopaedics at the Nova Specialty Hospital, Kailash Colony from 2010 to 2014. Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Fortis Hospital from 2009 to 2014.

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