The Carticel Procedure
Repairing a patients' cartilage with their own cells.
Critical factors to a successful outcome following Carticel implantation:
- Careful patient selection
- Addressing all concomitant knee pathology
- An appropriate rehabilitation program
Studies have shown Carticel to be an effective knee cartilage repair treatment for many patients who have had an inadequate response to a prior arthroscopic or other surgical repair procedure.
View the Carticel Surgical Manual (PDF)