Total Hip Replacement

Total Hip Replacement is also called Total Hip Arthroplasty in, which the damaged bone and cartilage is removed and replaced with prosthetic components.
The procedure involves the removal of the degenerated femoral head and socket and replaces them with the artificial components.
The right doctor to consult for Total Hip Replacement is an Orthopaedic and a Joint Replacement Surgeon along with a Physiotherapist.
The success rate varies between 85-90%.
Possible risks of THR may include Bleeding, Infection, Blood clots in the legs or lungs, Loosening or wearing out of the prosthesis, Fracture, Continued pain or stiffness.