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A 30-year-old member asked:

Will doctors perform joint replacement?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Daniel Mass
Orthopedic Surgery 47 years experience
Yes: Most joint replacements are performed by orthopedic surgeons. Go to one who specialize in you joint problem.
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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 30 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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Last updated Jun 11, 2017

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