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Learn about joint preservation of the hip and knee and the joint replacement specialists who perform these procedures at Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute.

Joint preservation of the hip and knee is an innovative way to help relieve joint problems as naturally as possible. There are many joint preservation procedures available to treat common joint problems like hip dysplasia and early osteoarthritis, without requiring full replacement. The right treatment and surgery to preserve your hip and knee joints is based on a number of important factors, including your age, present health, health history, the extent and location of the injury and your history with other medications and treatments.

Juvenile inflammatory arthritis (JIA), also referred to as juvenile idiopathic arthritis, is a joint disease that affects children and teens age 16 or under...