What is Hip Replacement?
Hip replacement or hip arthroscopy is a surgical procedure in which the doctor removes and replaces hip joint with pain or arthritis with artificial joint made of metals and plastic components. It is usually done when all other non-surgical treatment options fails to provide pain relief.
Hip replacement surgery procedure can be performed traditionally or by a minimally-invasive technique. The following are the steps of a standard hip replacement surgery:
Types of Hip Replacement
Pros and Cons of Hip Replacement
The 65 year old women had done bilateral knee replacement. She did not have any problems or medical conditions till she fell down twice in six months after her surgery. But after that, she felt discomfort...
The female child was born with CDH (Congenital hip dislocation). This is a condition were the person would not have the ability to walk due to the dislocation of both hip joints.The patient had undergone...
The patient was diagnosed with Avascular necrosis wherein , the total replacement of hip should be done.The treatment started off with total hip replacement using Ceramic implants with a large head(36mm)...