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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. After total hip replacement surgery, you will be much more active and mobile. There are some things you need to do to help recover. Total Hip Replacement Surgery in...

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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 minimal invasive surgery,or traditional surgery, depending on the condition. Both types of surgery are available at our practice. Hip Joint Replacement in NZ In hip replacement surgery the hip is replaced with a prosthetic implant. The steps are as follows: We firstly examine, x-ray and discuss each person’s surgery and...

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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. Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis is a condition wherethe protective cartilage on the ends of your bonesbreaks down. It causes pain, swelling, issues with joint movement...

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What Can a Knee Arthroscopy Diagnose & Treat?