Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Joint Replacement Surgery in India

Joint Replacement Surgery

Joint replacement surgery is essentially a procedure wherein a new joint is put in to replace an old damaged one bone joint in areas like the hip, knee, and shoulder. Some examples of joint replacement surgeries are hip joint replacement surgery, total or partial knee joint replacement surgery, high flex knee replacement, hip resurfacing, minimally invasive quadriceps-sparing knee replacement surgery etc. Different causes leading up to the need to undergo such joint surgeries may be conditions like arthritis, old age, injuries, deformities etc., leading to problems like swelling, stiffness, pain, difficulty in movement and limited blood flow.

Joint Replacement Surgery in India

Are you looking to undergo joint replacement surgery outside your country? If you desire great surgical facilities and hospitals, world class surgeons and affordable surgical and post-surgery costs, India should be the ideal choice for you. Offering highly advanced surgical facilities and extensively trained surgeons besides the cost, which is a fraction of what you would pay in any Western country like UK, USA, Australia or somewhere, India makes the perfect destination get the joint replacement surgery done.

If you are trying you arrange for a procedure in India, you should look for a company that not only does all the planning and arrangements for you but gives you access to the best doctors, in-depth consultations with your surgeon , provides you with all the information you require specific to your case and allows you to make an informed and well-organized decision.

Since every case has individual needs, it is best to work with professionals you know can provide special, personalized care as well as advanced technologies like high definition cameras, computer navigation systems etc. at a reputed joint replacement hospital in India or other such medical facility. You will also have to be aware if they do use high-quality implants and prosthesis and international standard operation theaters.

Another aspect to consider is whether you will have access to rehabilitation facilities that will provide various provisions like physiotherapy, occupational therapy and the like, to help you have a more comfortable and comprehensive road to recovery after a joint replacement procedure; an important factor if you wish to resume your normal activities and day to day routines as soon as possible. When considering joint replacement surgery in India you will definitely find many institutions that offer quality services, but working with ones who have all the information and give you as much guidance as possible is a much wiser decision. Also always talk to a doctor about your candidature for the procedures, and what to expect before, after and during the surgery itself, so that you can make a decision with all the facts on hand.

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