Minimally Invasive Joint Preservation

MinimallyInvasiveCharleston Sports Medicine provides the latest minimally invasive procedures for joint preservation. Joint preservation is the reshaping of the natural bones of the joint using the minimally invasive procedures rather than removing the entire joint and replacing it with an implant (joint replacement). Recovery is accelerated. Commonly performed on the knee, shoulder or hip, minimally invasive procedures to repair abnormal tissues in the joint include:


These joint preservation procedures may be used in combination with regenerative medicine therapies such as PRP, stem cell, and amniotic tissue allograft to speed healing and recovery.

The Charleston Sports Medicine Team strives to become your partner in your total health. Our affiliated practice, FitMed Partners, also offers scientifically proven preventive age management, bio-identical hormone therapy and medically based fitness and nutrition programs. The FitMed Elite Athlete Program provides a menu of advanced sports performance testing, not typically covered under insurance, for affordable prices.