Knee cartilage repair, regeneration, and replacement are each used to treat injured knee cartilage, which does not heal on its own.
Knee Injury Treatment
Surgeries to repair, regenerate and replace cartilage are typically most successful in younger patients who have localized cartilage damage.
Doctors may recommend therapeutic injections to treat some forms of sports-related knee pain. This article explores common therapeutic injections, when they are used, and the type of treatment they provide.