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What’s Involved in Fitting a Hip Joint Prosthesis?

Having a total hip joint replacement in Auckland can be done using minimally invasive surgery, or traditional surgery, depending on the condition. Both types of surgery are available at our practice.

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Patient Care Advice After Hip Replacement Surgery

When you have had total hip joint replacement in Auckland, you will need to take some care after surgery to allow for proper healing. Every patient is different and the amount of time that it takes to heal will differ for each person.

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Why Do I Require Hip Replacement Surgery?

Hip replacement surgery is usually required for patients whose hip joint has worn or damaged to the extent of causing pain and reducing mobility. There are a number of different conditions that can result in damage to the hip joint.

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How Is a Knee Anthropic Procedure Carried Out?

Knee arthroscopy is a surgical technique that is used in certain cases to diagnose and treat issues within the knee joint. The process involves making a small incision in the knee area and inserting a tiny camera called an arthroscope, into the knee joint so the surgeon can see inside the knee in order to investigate, diagnose and treat knee issues…

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What Can a Knee Arthroscopy Diagnose & Treat?

Arthroscopy is useful in evaluating and treating a number of different conditions within the knee. Here are some of the most common reasons people require the procedure. Sometimes a twisting type of injury, most commonly from playing sports…

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The Necessary Preparation for Hip Replacement Surgery

Hip replacement surgery is a fairly major operation that involves replacing a hip joint that has been damaged or worn away. Here are some of the preparations you will need to undertake before your operation…

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The Top Things You Can Do to Ensure the Best Recovery After Knee Surgery

After your knee surgery, whether your required a total knee joint replacement, arthroscopic knee surgery or any other form of major or minor operation, it is important to follow the post-care directions given to you by your orthopedic surgeon. Here are some things you can do to ensure the best recovery for your knee after surgery…

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The Five Signs Your Knees Could Need Medical Attention

Knee pain can come on slowly or as a result of an injury. If you have a serious injury or are experiencing ongoing knee pain, your doctor may refer you to an orthopedic surgeon. In the meantime, we recommend staying off the knee, keeping it elevated, applying an ice pack to the area and controlling swelling with a compression bandage or similar…

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