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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Minimaly invasive: It is actually minimaly invasive also called non invasive replacement of arthritic hip is done through a 3-5 inch incision instead of traditional 10- ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on what type of hip surgery is being done. Total hip replacement may have specific problems that include fracture, nerve injury, vascular i ... Read More
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Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hip surgery: Any surgery carries risks. Risks include infection, bleed, react to anesthesia, blood clots, death, nerve damage. Hip replacement risks also include f ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathaniel Drourr
28 years experience Pain Management
PT: Physical therapy will be very important after hip surgery. After that a good general exercise program should be possible.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Fisher
38 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Surgery on the hip: Hip surgery involves open or arthroscopic surgery around the hip joint. This could include repair of structures in and around the hip, muscle or tend ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
Your surgeon: And your hospital and therapy team. Make sure they are experts and routinely do your procedure.
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Expected: Swelling in the affected limb after hip or knee surgery is expected. That will resolve as you become mor mobile.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chen
14 years experience Sports Medicine
Bone is cut: When the hip joint is too anteverted or forward facing a patient can have in-toeing or "pigeon-toed" posture. A derotational osteotomy can correct thi ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Depends on what was performed. Recovery typically is 2-4 weeks for debridement (clean up) and 4-6 months for impingement surgery with repair of the l ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on procedure: Recovery varies from 3-4 weeks, to 4-6 months depending on what is performed at the time of surgery.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Depending on what procedure was performed, recovery may be a few weeks with a debridement, and 4-6 months with a labral repair and femoroplasty/acetab ... Read More
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