Indications of Hip Replacement :

  • Old age Hip fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Avascular necrosis
  • Post traumatic arthritis
  • Post infection arthritis
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Congenital deformities of hip

When to go for Hip replacement?

  • When the pain demands more than three painkiller tablets per week
  • Pain even at rest
  • Pain at night
  • When pain interferes with your routine daily activities

In young patients and in early stage of disease the treatment options are different from elderly patients with advanced disease. Hence you should look for expert opinion as soon as possible.

Along with your doctor you are the best judge for the timing of the Hip Replacement surgery

Benefits of Hip Replacement

  • Relief of pain
  • Increased movement and mobility
  • Correction of deformity
  • Increased leg strength
  • Improved quality of life