Dr. Harpreet Basran, MD discusses how a meniscus gets torn and the ways in which it can be repaired. Meniscus tears are extremely common knee injuries. Athletes, particularly those who play contact sports, are at risk for meniscus tears. However, anyone at any age can tear a meniscus. When people talk about torn cartilage in the knee, they are usually referring to a torn meniscus. With proper diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation, patients often return to their pre-injury abilities. For more information on Centegra Health System, please visit https://centegra.org/.
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