Hip replacement surgery involves changing the damaged surface of the Ball socket type joint and replacing with smooth and durable material.
There has been extensive research in the evolution of Total hip replacement and the technology is still evolving.
We perform Hip replacement surgery for –
We maintain International standards for patient care and rehabilitation. The surgical technique and the implant used are in accordance with international guidelines.
There are 2 components in Hip replacement –
The Ball ie. The Femur Head And the Socket ie. Acetabulum
It gives you painless, mobile and stable hip. Have a pain-free life.
Any lower limb surgery which reduces mobility for few days increases the risk of vein thrombosis. We take adequate precaution and prophylaxis for DVT.
Other risk factors include < 1% risk of infection, change in limb length, risk of fracture while insertion of implant, risk of dislocation of joint, risk of implant loosening, nerve damage to sciatic nerve.
All the complications are treatable, and we advise all patients regarding adequate prevention and management of risk and complications.
Also, if there is significant pain with weakness in shoulder abduction, then you need to visit a doctor.