Can damaged cartilage be fixed?
Injured or damaged cartilage typically does not heal or repair on its own, but there are a few options available for repair and regeneration. These treatment options can be performed on almost any joint, but they are most commonly performed on knees. They are better suited for people who have specific and mild to moderate cartilage injuries rather than widespread severe cartilage damage, similar to what is found in late stage arthritis. Surgical treatment options involve art