Duration of Treatmentusually takes 3 to 4 hours.

Days of Stayusually 5-7 days at the hospital and 15 days outside the hospital.

AnesthesiaGeneral anaesthesia.

CostOn Request

What is Total Hip Replacement Surgery?

Total Hip Replacement Surgery is a surgical procedure where a damaged hip joint is replaced with an artificial one by an orthopaedic surgeon is also known as total hip arthroplasty. More than 300 000,00 Hip replacement surgery done every year in the world. The mail role of hip replacement surgery is to relieve hip pain and replace the damaged parts of the hip joint.

There are many types of arthritis may affect the hip joint:

  • Osteoarthritis: It’s a condition that causes joints to become painful and stiff that affects mostly middle-aged and older adults.
  • Rheumatoid arthritis: It’s a long-term problem that causes pain, swelling and stiffness in the joints due to the excessive synovial fluid.
  • Traumatic arthritis: It’s usually caused by an injury to the side of the hip.

 

Total Hip Replacement Surgery signs include:

  • severe pain, swelling and stiffness in your hip joint
  • Arthritis.
  • Disease in your hip joint.
  • Injuries or fractures.
  • A bone tumour in the hip joint.
  • Hip aches during and after exercises.
  • Having difficulty in walking, climbing stairs.

 

Total Hip Replacement surgery risk factor includes:-

  • Risks of anaesthesia
  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Temporary dizziness
  • Blood clots.
  • Fracture during surgery.
  • Dislocation of bone after surgery.
  • Change in leg length after surgery

 

 

  • The patient is required to go for PSC ( Pre-surgery check-up )  to do some blood test, ECG and ECH for Cardiac check-up and urine tests to know he /she is fit for surgery or not.
  • Before the operation, you’ll be asked to sign a consent form, which gives the surgeon permission to carry out the treatment.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the patient may be taking.
  • The patient is admitted to the hospital on same days before the procedures and advised to remain empty stomach/Fasting.
  • Thinners medicines have to stop before ten days of surgery.

To identify the diagnosis doctor advised to go for complete evolution - usually, blood investigation, X-rays, (CT) scans, magnetic resonance (MRI) imaging. Before surgery, the surgeon and anaesthesia will guide you about the benefits and risk factor of Total Hip Replacement surgery.

There are many types of surgical techniques may be used in Hip replacement-

  1. Total hip replacement
  2. Hip resurfacing
  3. Proxima Hip

Step 1 – Anesthesia: Total Hip Replacement surgery takes 3 to 4  hours depending upon the procedures by giving general anaesthesia to relieve pain.

Step 2 – The incision: The orthopaedic surgeon makes a 6- to 8-inch incision over the side of the hip and removes the damaged bone and cartilage from the hip joint while leaving healthy bone parts. The surgeon replaces the cup-shaped hip socket and round top of your femur with the prosthetic ball, which is attached to a stem that fits into your thighbone.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions: The orthopaedic surgeon flaps the skin after the surgery with the help of Sutures, skin adhesives, tapes or clips that close the skin incisions.

  • A doctor will give complete information about post care of surgery, regarding recovery; proper caring of incisions, taking medications, and pain managing.
  • Stitches or staples will be removed after 7 to 10 days of surgery. 
  • Patients are allowed to stand and walk using a walker after 48 hours of the operation. Patients can walk with a walking stick after one month of operation.
  • Patients are advised not to sit cross-legged, on the floor/ground after the surgery.
  • Physiotherapy will be continual until muscle strength and a good range of motion.

 

The success rate depends on patient condition and surgeon experience, Total Hip Replacement surgery is the very high success rate with the low-risk factor.  Hip implant usually lasts 15-20 years, depending on the quality of implant used. Usually, hip replacement patients completely recover up to 6 months.

  • Are you a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon?
  • How many years’ experience of you has in this field?
  • How many surgeries are you doing every day?
  • Does your hospital certify to perform these types of surgery?
  • How long does titanium hips last?
  • Am I a good patient for you to this procedure?
  • Let me know success rates and how long time will take for recovery?
  • What treatment plan do you recommend and Why?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of surgery?
  • What are the costs involved with this type of surgery?
  • How long I have to stay in the hospital and outside the hospital?
  • What are risk factors for this type of Total Hip Replacement surgery?
  • When can I go for normal activities, including exercise after Hip Replacement surgery?
  • Do I have stitches, staples, and/or bandages?
  • Do I have a scar or other permanent effects from the surgery?
  • Do I need to go another surgery in the future?
  • Do I need any follow-up appointments or tests after my surgery?

 

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HIP REPLACEMENT SURGERY

Duration of Treatmentusually takes 3 to 4 hours.

Days of Stayusually 5-7 days at the hospital and 15 days outside the hospital.

AnesthesiaGeneral anaesthesia.

CostOn Request

What is Total Hip Replacement Surgery?

Total Hip Replacement Surgery is a surgical procedure where a damaged hip joint is replaced with an artificial one by an orthopaedic surgeon is also known as total hip arthroplasty. More than 300 000,00 Hip replacement surgery done every year in the world. The mail role of hip replacement surgery is to relieve hip pain and replace the damaged parts of the hip joint.

There are many types of arthritis may affect the hip joint:

  • Osteoarthritis: It’s a condition that causes joints to become painful and stiff that affects mostly middle-aged and older adults.
  • Rheumatoid arthritis: It’s a long-term problem that causes pain, swelling and stiffness in the joints due to the excessive synovial fluid.
  • Traumatic arthritis: It’s usually caused by an injury to the side of the hip.

 

symptoms

Total Hip Replacement Surgery signs include:

  • severe pain, swelling and stiffness in your hip joint
  • Arthritis.
  • Disease in your hip joint.
  • Injuries or fractures.
  • A bone tumour in the hip joint.
  • Hip aches during and after exercises.
  • Having difficulty in walking, climbing stairs.

 

risk factors

Total Hip Replacement surgery risk factor includes:-

  • Risks of anaesthesia
  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Temporary dizziness
  • Blood clots.
  • Fracture during surgery.
  • Dislocation of bone after surgery.
  • Change in leg length after surgery

 

 

preparation

  • The patient is required to go for PSC ( Pre-surgery check-up )  to do some blood test, ECG and ECH for Cardiac check-up and urine tests to know he /she is fit for surgery or not.
  • Before the operation, you’ll be asked to sign a consent form, which gives the surgeon permission to carry out the treatment.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the patient may be taking.
  • The patient is admitted to the hospital on same days before the procedures and advised to remain empty stomach/Fasting.
  • Thinners medicines have to stop before ten days of surgery.

procedure

To identify the diagnosis doctor advised to go for complete evolution - usually, blood investigation, X-rays, (CT) scans, magnetic resonance (MRI) imaging. Before surgery, the surgeon and anaesthesia will guide you about the benefits and risk factor of Total Hip Replacement surgery.

There are many types of surgical techniques may be used in Hip replacement-

  1. Total hip replacement
  2. Hip resurfacing
  3. Proxima Hip

Step 1 – Anesthesia: Total Hip Replacement surgery takes 3 to 4  hours depending upon the procedures by giving general anaesthesia to relieve pain.

Step 2 – The incision: The orthopaedic surgeon makes a 6- to 8-inch incision over the side of the hip and removes the damaged bone and cartilage from the hip joint while leaving healthy bone parts. The surgeon replaces the cup-shaped hip socket and round top of your femur with the prosthetic ball, which is attached to a stem that fits into your thighbone.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions: The orthopaedic surgeon flaps the skin after the surgery with the help of Sutures, skin adhesives, tapes or clips that close the skin incisions.

post procedure

  • A doctor will give complete information about post care of surgery, regarding recovery; proper caring of incisions, taking medications, and pain managing.
  • Stitches or staples will be removed after 7 to 10 days of surgery. 
  • Patients are allowed to stand and walk using a walker after 48 hours of the operation. Patients can walk with a walking stick after one month of operation.
  • Patients are advised not to sit cross-legged, on the floor/ground after the surgery.
  • Physiotherapy will be continual until muscle strength and a good range of motion.

 

success rate

The success rate depends on patient condition and surgeon experience, Total Hip Replacement surgery is the very high success rate with the low-risk factor.  Hip implant usually lasts 15-20 years, depending on the quality of implant used. Usually, hip replacement patients completely recover up to 6 months.

faqs from doctor

  • Are you a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon?
  • How many years’ experience of you has in this field?
  • How many surgeries are you doing every day?
  • Does your hospital certify to perform these types of surgery?
  • How long does titanium hips last?
  • Am I a good patient for you to this procedure?
  • Let me know success rates and how long time will take for recovery?
  • What treatment plan do you recommend and Why?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of surgery?
  • What are the costs involved with this type of surgery?
  • How long I have to stay in the hospital and outside the hospital?
  • What are risk factors for this type of Total Hip Replacement surgery?
  • When can I go for normal activities, including exercise after Hip Replacement surgery?
  • Do I have stitches, staples, and/or bandages?
  • Do I have a scar or other permanent effects from the surgery?
  • Do I need to go another surgery in the future?
  • Do I need any follow-up appointments or tests after my surgery?

 

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