Friday, 9 June 2017

Make Your Movements Perfect

Joint replacement surgery is a very effective way of reducing joint pain, improving a deformity, and supporting to improve patient’s mobility (movement). Generally, surgery is not consider as a last line of treatment but when other treatment such as medications and physical therapy have not helped then surgery is the only way to reduce the pain. People who are referred for joint replacement surgery often have
  • Severe joint pain
  • Limping
  • Stiffness
  • Muscle weakness
  • Swelling
  • Limited motion


People may have problem with daily activities such as walking, standing, getting into and out of cars, putting on socks and shoes, and climbing stairs depending on the level of affected joint and the damage level. The most common causes of not working of joints are rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. There are several factors that contribute in joint weakening and arthritis. They are
  • Heredity
  • Problem in joint development
  • Problem with cartilage
  • Minor repetitive injuries
  • Severe trauma to the joint cartilage
  • Overweight causes early joint problems

The three most common joint replacement surgeries are 

Joint replacement surgery is replaced the damaged cartilage and any other bone loss. The damaged joint is resurfaced and the patient’s ligaments and muscles are used for support and help during the surgery process. 
TOSH (Trauma and Orthopedic specially Hospital), Chennai has world class facilities for joint replacement surgery. TOSH is the prominent name for the knee, hip and shoulder surgery in the Chennai. The doctors of TOSH are well qualified and well known joint specialist in the Chennai. The environment of the hospital is patient centric and friendly. 


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