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How long does a hip replacement typically last?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction

In brief: 10 years or longer

Some only last only a few years due to complications, but most last for decades.
Only about seven percent of patients ever need a second hip the same side.

In brief: 10 years or longer

Some only last only a few years due to complications, but most last for decades.
Only about seven percent of patients ever need a second hip the same side.
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Dr. John Ayres
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: 20 years

80% to 90% last 20 years.

In brief: 20 years

80% to 90% last 20 years.
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