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Hip Replacement Surgeon in Delhi


Dr. Bhushan Nariani

Vice Chairman
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Dr. Shivam Tiwari

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Frequently Asked Questions

Hip Replacement Surgeon Overview

Hip replacement surgeons replace damaged hips with prosthesis (implants). It is offered when people face diseases or trauma to the hip and when medication and other alternative treatments are no longer effective. It is also known as hip arthroplasty.

Conditions treated by Hip Replacement Surgeons

Conditions treated by hip replacements include:

  1. 1. Osteoarthritis
  2. 2. Rheumatoid arthritis
  3. 3. Osteonecrosis
  4. 4. Tumours
  5. 5. Injuries, like fractures

Who can perform hip replacement?

An orthopaedic surgeon performs hip replacements.

What are the reasons to see a hip replacement surgeon?

Some reasons to seek a hip replacement surgeon includes:

  1. 1. Experiencing pain while sitting or walking, even during rest
  2. 2. Having a hip condition or injury that does not improve with medications, rest or therapy
  3. 3. Difficulty in bending or straightening the knee
  4. 4. Being unable to move hips
  5. 5. Osteoarthritis
  6. 6. Hip fractures or dislocation
  7. 7. Developmental hip dysplasia
  8. 8. Inflammatory arthritis
  9. 9. Childhood hip disorders
  10. 10. Prior injuries that did not heal completely

How do I choose a surgeon for my hip replacement?

Choose a hip replacement surgeon based on:

  • Education and Qualifications
  • Reputation
  • Number of successful cases
  • Proximity to the clinic
  • Testimonials
  • Experience

What can you expect at a visit to the hip replacement surgeon?

You can expect the surgeon to ask about personal and family history. They will also ask about current requirements and can recommend a battery of tests to know more about the patient’s body. After the investigations, the surgeon will create a treatment and care plan best suited for the patient.

How much does a surgeon charge for a hip replacement?

The cost of a hip replacement depends on the kind of replacement required.