Wednesday, 9 September 2015


Joint Replacement or Total joint replacement is the surgical procedure in which an arthritic or damaged joint are get replaced with a metal or plastic device.The joint is where the ends of bones are meet.People having joint pain and disability of joints may go for joint replacement surgery.In many people, the joint pain is mainly caused by the damage to the cartilage.

The Total Joint Replacement surgery may takes few hours and the procedure may done in hospital under the guidance of surgeon.During the procedure, the damaged cartilage and the bone is get removed from the joint. It may then replaced with the metal or any other plastic components.

In the surgical procedure, the damaged ball is get replaced with a metal ball attached to a metal stem which is fitted to the femur, and the plastic socket is get inserted into the pelvis which replaces the damaged socket.

Recovery for the Surgery:

The recovery will be different for each person and the doctor may suggest to use the new joints immediately after the surgery.It will be difficult at starting, but the instructions of doctor will help for the speedy recovery.

Exercise will also help for the speed recovery process.The patients can do their daily activities more easily after the joint replacement.

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