Osteoarthritis is an inflammatory disease that affects the joints, leading to the destruction of cartilage. It is common among women than men, caused by overweight, age advancement, trauma, and causes pain, stiffness and inflammation. Several types of treatment are proposed to treat this disease such as the hip prosthesis.
The hip prosthesis is called "intervention of last resort" that is to say that it is performed after the use of all the drug methods against osteoarthritis (painkillers, anti-inflammatories, anti-osteoarthritis ...). The intervention is performed by an orthopedic surgeon lasts one to two hours and under general anesthesia. One week of hospitalization after the operation is mandatory with a work stoppage for two months.
Rehabilitation at a physiotherapist or in a rehabilitation center is very important to get rid of crutches and regain full autonomy in walking.
like any operation, the hip prosthesis presents some risks and complications:
During the intervention:
After the intervention:
The hip prosthesis has proved its effectiveness in the treatment of hip pain thanks to its excellent results.
The prices of the interventions in Turkey are interesting compared to the tariffs of the European countries namely France or Germany. Turquie Santé allows you to benefit from cheap prices for your hip surgery.
Last update : 21/04/2019
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