Types of Hip Replacement

Types of Hip Replacement

There are 3 types of Hip Replacements in General:   1) Total Hip Replacement This is Performed for one of 2 reasons: Non-Emergency : For Arthritis of the actual hip joint – the surgeon will discuss this in detail with patients Total hip replacement can be...
What do Patients do 2 Weeks After a Hip Replacement

What do Patients do 2 Weeks After a Hip Replacement

This depends on what approach was done for the hip replacement A more traditional posterior approach or antero -lateral Hardinge approach can take time for the tissues to heal as muscles/tendons that a cut or detached have to heal and can take upto 6-8 weeks. Patients...