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Dr. Carl Christopher Eierle, MD

Orthopedist

Dr. Carl Christopher Eierle MD is a top Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist) in Plantation, Florida. With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Carl Christopher Eierle MD is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Carl Christopher Eierle MD is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Carl Christopher Eierle MD is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. Dr. Carl Christopher Eierle MD is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
31 years Experience
Dr. Carl Christopher Eierle, MD
  • Plantation, FL
  • Columbia University
  • Accepting new patients

partial vs full joint replacement

Complex answer.... In brief, a TOTAL joint replacement resurfaces ALL articulations of the joint, of which there are 3 compartments. Some surgeons elect not to resurface the patellofemoral READ MORE
Complex answer.... In brief, a TOTAL joint replacement resurfaces ALL articulations of the joint, of which there are 3 compartments. Some surgeons elect not to resurface the patellofemoral compartment as part of a total knee. A PARTIAL joint replacement only resurfaces some of the compartments. The hip, knee, and shoulder are all different and use different terminology. ALL joint replacements may have to be done again if they fail, partial or total.