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will doctors perform joint replacement?

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Dr. Daniel Mass
Hand Surgery 46 years experience
Yes: Most joint replacements are performed by orthopedic surgeons. Go to one who specialize in you joint problem.
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Potentially: If you are a good candidate and it is in a joint for which we have joint replacements available, then typically yes.

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