MCL Reconstruction from Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialists in Louisville, KY

MCL Reconstruction Louisville, KY MCL reconstruction surgery is typically recommended for serious injuries that have not responded to nonsurgical treatment. If you’re suffering from a severe MCL tear, reach out to the sports medicine and orthopedic specialists at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic. We have decades of experience treating serious knee injuries and can perform the MCL reconstruction surgery you need to get back on your feet and return to the activities you enjoy. Our doctors are highly accommodative, and we will get you in to see a surgeon as quickly as possible.

MCL Reconstruction Surgery: What to Expect

During your MCL reconstruction surgery, you will be put under general anesthesia. The orthopedic surgeon conducting the procedure will make small incisions in the affected knee and insert an arthroscope (a small, tube-shaped surgical instrument). There are several different methods that can be used to reconstruct your torn MCL. The surgeon may use:

  • A portion of the patellar tendon
  • A portion of the hamstring tendon

MCL reconstruction is typically performed as an outpatient surgery and does not usually require an overnight stay. Once your surgery is complete, you will likely be able to return home to begin the recovery process. Recovery times can vary significantly depending on how severe the MCL tear was and which surgical methods were used. The orthopedic specialists at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic will develop a customized recovery plan for your injury to help you heal as quickly and safely as possible.

Learn More About MCL Reconstruction Surgery

If you’re looking for an orthopedic surgeon you can trust with your MCL reconstruction, reach out to Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic. We have been serving patients in Louisville, KY, since 1974 and are one of the most experienced and trusted sports medicine specialists in the area. As a private practice, we are able to provide highly personalized care to our patients and will make sure you feel listened to, cared for, and comfortable while you are in our care.

What our patients are saying
Shaun H.
I was able to get a office visit on short notice. It seemed to be a very busy day. Rebecca took the time to listen to all of my issues and discuss a plan for additional treatment. I have always been impressed with her knowledge and bed side manner.
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Joanna S.
Dr Goodin has replaced both of my knees this year with excellent results. He and Carly listen to my concerns, act promptly and work hard to make this journey the best it can be. Carly and Dr Goodin both have GREAT bedside manner and I feel I am in expert care with them.
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Carolyn K.
Dr. Yakkanti did my knee replacement in June. He is an excellent surgeon with a great bedside manner. I have recovered nicely and plan to have my other knee replaced within the next year. I would highly recommend Dr. Yakkanti to anyone thinking about knee replacement!
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Juanita S.
The New Albany office of Louisville Orthopedic is full of terrific people who know what excellent customer service is about! From the front desk to the lab, they are great. Doctor Lewis is my surgeon and I love him. He’s good at what he does and he’s compassionate. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Erin Z.
This was my first time at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic and I saw Melissa Parshall PA-C. I was very impressed with how fast I got in, had x-rays, and met with her. She was very thorough and extremely friendly. So glad A friend told me to come see you guys! Thank you!
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Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic

4130 Dutchman's Lane,
Suite 300,Louisville 40207
(502) 897-1794

Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic

1425 State St.,
,New Albany 47150
(812) 920-0408

Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic
4130 Dutchman's Lane
Suite 300
Louisville, KY 40207

Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic
1425 State St.
New Albany, IN 47150