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Where is a hip arthroplasty usually done? At a hospital?
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Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: Usually
The hospital is the typical venue.
There are centers for out patient surgery, but these are fairly rare.

In brief: Usually
The hospital is the typical venue.
There are centers for out patient surgery, but these are fairly rare.
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
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Dr. Matt Malkin
Anesthesiology
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In brief: Yes
Total hip arthroplasty is done in an or under the cleanest conditions possible.
Anesthesia is either general, spinal or epidural. You will stay in the hospital for pain control and physical therapy, which may require stay at a rehab unit after hospital discharge.

In brief: Yes
Total hip arthroplasty is done in an or under the cleanest conditions possible.
Anesthesia is either general, spinal or epidural. You will stay in the hospital for pain control and physical therapy, which may require stay at a rehab unit after hospital discharge.
Dr. Matt Malkin
Dr. Matt Malkin
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Yes
The patient stays in the hospital for 3 day.

In brief: Yes
The patient stays in the hospital for 3 day.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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