A Novel Approach to Aching Knees: How Specialists Are Using Artery Embolization for Osteoarthritis

Many providers have grown weary of offering the same old treatments – physical therapy, steroid injections – to their patients with knee OA, an increasingly prevalent condition that accounts for more than 80% of OA-related chronic pain and disability in the U.S. Fortunately, a new option has emerged: geniculate artery embolization (GAE), described in this talk by interventional radiologist Alexander Lam, MD. Hear and see how GAE works, view the data supporting its safety and efficacy, and find out which patients are the best candidates.


May 22, 2024

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Alexander Lam, MD

Alexander Lam, MD

Interventional radiologist

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