Hip replacement is a surgical procedure in which the hip joint is replaced by a prosthetic implant. Hip replacement surgery can be performed as a total replacement or a hemi (half) replacement.
Such joint replacement orthopaedic surgery is generally conducted to relieve arthritis pain or fix severe physical joint damage as part of hip fracture treatment.
A total hip replacement (total hip arthroplasty) consists of replacing both the acetabulum and the femoral head while hemiarthroplasty generally only replaces the femoral head. Hip replacement is currently the most common orthopaedic operation, though patient Testimonials short and long term varies widely.
In the same we have:
- MIS HIP REPLACEMENT.
- REVISION HIP REPLACEMENT WITH EXTENSIVE EXPOSNRE IN COMPLEX HIP REPLACEMENT.