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Articular cartilage is the smooth, shiny, white tissue protecting the ends of bones in a joint and enabling smooth movement. It can undergo damage due to normal wear and tear of the knee joints, increasing age, injury, or other disease conditions. Find out more about cartilage defects and specialized treatments to restore cartilage and preserve the joint:

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Inova
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society
  • DC United
  • Loudoun United
  • American Orthopaedic Association