NY Post – Robotic Hip Replacement

NY Post – Robotic Hip Replacement

New York Post mentions Dr. Karkare in a story a couple of weeks ago. The story talks about Bill Butler, a first responder on Sept. 11, 2001, who suffered debilitating pain for years afterward. He finally underwent a successful double-hip replacement assisted by a...
Ankit S

Ankit S

My grandma has had her right hip replaced two times over the course of her life. Her stories of surgery have one very consistent message: Her stay in the hospital had always been great, but the treatment she received before and after her surgery was sub-par at best....
Tamija D

Tamija D

For many physicians practices and large hospitals around the world, patient satisfaction has always been important in running an efficient, positive organization. The experience that a patient has while under care of a specific practice can give major insight to the...
Mikaela T

Mikaela T

According to an article written by Christopher J. Centeno, MD many patients are unsatisfied with the results of their knee or hip replacement surgeries. I think the number one thing orthopedic surgeons performing knee and hip surgeries can do to improve patient...
Victoria R

Victoria R

Sympathy is not the same as empathy. Sympathy is not a negative attribute. In fact, it is an essential part of compassion. However, unlike empathy, sympathy is merely concern or pity for another’s misfortune. It lacks an understanding of how another person truly...
Luke H

Luke H

New York Hip and Knee Scholarship Introduction My name is Luke Her and I am a senior pursuing my Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science. I am the first in my family of nine children to be graduating from college. The reason I am writing this essay is because my...
Blake H

Blake H

An important part of improving hip and knee replacement satisfaction among patients I believe falls in the rehabilitation of the patient to allow them to retain their original range of motion. While making them more comfortable prior to surgery is important, being...
Jake W

Jake W

How can orthopedic surgeons doing hip and knee replacement surgery improve patient satisfaction? Customer satisfaction plays an important role in our everyday lives. It can determine everything from which restaurants we return to, which friends we choose to hang out...
Tianhua Z

Tianhua Z

PREFACE: Numerous cases and examples presented on the Nakul Karkare website have proven that Nakul Karkare are professional, trustworthy, patient-centered clinics at the top of the class with high patient satisfaction rating; many news articles and videos have also...
Genevieve H

Genevieve H

Some of the best ways an orthopedic surgeon can improve patient satisfaction: First, take a deep breath before you walk into the patient’s room, and count to five. I believe that by taking a moment to breathe and relax, it will allow the surgeon to prepare for the...
Melanie P

Melanie P

As a nurse and a case manager, I am aware of the post-operative needs of surgical patients. One of the main topics of interest among patients is to go back to their regular lifestyle as soon as possible. To help decrease the length of stay in the hospital, discharge...
Kyle P

Kyle P

What is an orthopedic surgeon and what does one do? Frankly, an orthopedic surgeon is someone who has been educated and trained to diagnose and treat a number of diseases and injuries that affect bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves. More than...
Sarah K

Sarah K

I have not experienced hip nor knee replacement surgery, but I did have surgery on my right shoulder after dislocating it during a basketball game. I am very capable of sympathizing with the discomfort involved with not being able to have full mobility of a part of my...
Jackson S

Jackson S

Customer service is an important factor in day-to-day life. Anyone who has business interactions with people will end up having either a positive experience or a negative experience. Even doing surgery is a business, and a surgeon who wants to please their customers...
Grant K

Grant K

If people were vehicles, my grandfather would be a tank. Grandpa spent fifty years serving his country and doing back-breaking work in a manufacturing plant. On the weekends he takes long bike trips, volunteers in his community, and takes my grandmother dancing....
News 12 Long Island

News 12 Long Island

A new study found that people who live a sedentary lifestyle are at risk for arthritis and other painful conditions at a younger age. Denis Courtney, a patient of Dr. Karkare who has arthritis, got knee replacement surgery at just 41 years old. His story was featured...
Adriana V.  – 2016 Scholarship Finalist

Adriana V. – 2016 Scholarship Finalist

Comfort is Optimal Patient satisfaction has a basis of a singular ideal, comfort. The comfort of a patient both physically and emotionally is important so that the patient can feel secure and trustworthy about the procedure. Satisfaction of a patient will be...
Clara B.  – 2016 Scholarship Finalist

Clara B. – 2016 Scholarship Finalist

I must be honest, and say that I have never known anyone who had to have hip or knee replacement surgery. When I saw this question, I almost decided not to write an essay at all, however I realized that, having experienced a surgery myself, that I could at least...
Mollie H.  – 2016 Scholarship Finalist

Mollie H. – 2016 Scholarship Finalist

Knee and hip replacement surgeries are amazing. The fact that doctors can take out bones and replace it with manufactured joints that work just as well or better is beyond me. I do not know much about these types of surgeries, but I do know that they can help to...