Meniscal & Articular Cartilage Repair Techniques

Jason M. Scopp, MD, (Salisbury, MD) provides an in-depth strategy on how to address and treat meniscal deficiency and articular cartilage defects.  In this review Dr. Scopp focuses on his algorithm of treating cartilage by addressing the stability and alignment of the joint along with assessing meniscal integrity.  Dr. Scopp features the benefits of using Arthrex’s PowerPick™ to perform a microfracture, describes when to perform an autograft or allograft OATS procedure, highlights some early clinical cases of BioCartilage®, and addresses when to consider osteotomy techniques for malalignment.