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Total hip replacement

  • One of the most successful surgeries in Orthopedics
  • Commonly performed for painful arthritis in hip joint due to trauma, degenerative disease, Rheumatoid disease or childhood disorders
  • Hip joint is a ball & socket joint 

         Ball – upper end of thigh bone

         Socket – Acetabulum (part of pelvic bone)

  • In THR, ball and socket are replaced with artificial metal ball and shell with a plastic liner in between so that it acts like a normal hip joint.

Key features: 

  • Immediate pain relief and self-ambulatory capacity
  • Reduced stiffness and increased flexibility
  • Latest surgical techniques and patient-friendly implants
  • Less complication rate