Hip Joint Replacement in Chennai 

Hip joint replacement, also known as hip arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure that involves replacing a damaged or diseased hip joint.

* Osteoarthritis. * Rheumatoid Arthritis. * Avascular Necrosis. * Hip Fractures.

Candidates for Hip Joint Replacement 

When to Approach a Specialist? 

If you experience persistent hip pain that interferes with daily activities, it is essential to consult the hip joint specialists in Chennai, such as an orthopedic surgeon, for evaluation.

* X-Rays. * MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging). * CT Scan (Computed Tomography). * Blood Test.

Diagnostic Tests for Hip Joint Replacement 

The decision to proceed with hip joint replacement in Chennai depends on the severity of the hip joint condition, the patient’s overall health, and their level of pain and disability.

Treatment Procedures 

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In a THR, the damaged femoral head (the ball of the hip joint) is removed and replaced with a metal or ceramic ball component.

Total Hip Replacement (THR) 

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Hemiarthroplasty involves replacing only the damaged femoral head, leaving the native acetabulum intact. 

Partial Hip Replacement (Hemiarthroplasty) 

Minimally invasive techniques use smaller incisions, causing less tissue disruption and potentially faster recovery.

Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement 

In cases where a previous hip joint replacement in Chennai has failed or worn out, revision surgery may be necessary to replace the prosthetic components.

Revision Hip Replacement 

Hip joint specialists in Chennai can access the hip joint from the front (anterior) or back (posterior). The choice of approach depends on the surgeon’s experience, patient anatomy, and specific considerations.

Anterior vs. Posterior Approach 

Contact details:

Sri Singhvi Health Centre TVH Lumbini Square # 127, Bricklin Road, Purasaiwalkam,

+91 044-2641 6755