Risks Arthroscopy of the Knee

Knee arthroscopy is one of the safest operations you can have, and certainly the simplest performed on the knee. However, every operation carries risks as well as benefits, and knee arthroscopy is no exception.

At Hampshire Hospitals NHS Trust, the risks of knee arthroscopy are rare – less than 1%. This video reviews these risks and at the bottom of this page there is a pdf document that you can download, setting out the risks of knee arthroscopy.