Myth Buster – Because of fear of the procedure, you choose to suffer in pain and only receive conservative treatment, such as pain medications. However, hip arthritis can be relieved by a total hip replacement surgery and you can also have an active lifestyle.
Myth Buster – By delaying the surgical treatment, you tend to lower the quality of life with the pain, immobility and at times loss of function too. With recent advances, most patients return to normal activities and do not even know they have had the surgery after a year.
Myth Buster – In the 1990s, a total hip replacement did not last more than 20 years, thus the orthopedic surgeons would not usually perform this procedure on young patients. With improved prosthetics and better surgical techniques, surgery is now found to last much longer and performed on young patients too, if required.
Myth Buster – With new procedures and regular exercise regime, you will be able to walk and drive as well within six weeks. Full recovery takes anywhere between three to six months depending on the state of the health of the patient and exercise regime.
Myth Buster – Total Hip Replacement is a safe surgery with rare complications. Our team of experts are trained to manage as well as guide in preventing any complications too.
Myth Buster – Our specialists recommend Total Hip Replacement only in cases of severely damaged Hip Joint which is affecting the normal mobility functions. Also, careful evaluation of each patient is done to ensure prevent unnecessary procedures and assist those to relieve from chronic pain and loss of function.