Hip replacement is one of the commonly used surgical procedures in orthopedic surgery. Successful treatment requires well trained, experienced orthopedic surgeons – in European clinics all surgeries are performed only by a team of highly qualified specialists using the latest and most advanced equipment. Many countries in Europe and beyond have excellent medical and surgical facilities and offer an attractive alternative which you may wish to consider if you are looking for orthopedic surgery abroad. Besides, prices for orthopedic surgery in Europe are highly competitive.
Total hip replacement procedures and interventions are usually recommended due to deterioration caused by osteoarthritis or accidents that block a person's range of movement, flexibility, and ease.
An orthopedic specialist must be able to see damage to cartilage surrounding the joint area. The best candidates for hip surgery have symptoms like:
Over the years, advancements in total hip replacement surgery have broadened the range of hip system options and promoted the development of smaller implants that are less invasive in terms of bone removal.
However, unilateral or bilateral hip replacement surgery is not indicated if candidates suffer from uncontrolled high blood pressure levels.
The rate of hip and knee replacement has increased over the past ten years in many European countries, due in part to population aging but also the growing use of these interventions to improve functioning among elderly people.
Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
KCM Clinic, Jelenia Gora, Poland
Kardiolita Private Hospital Vilnius, Lithuania
Total Hip Replacement Package - €8,900 / $11,927
European Health Centre Otwock, Otwock, Poland
As more young patients experience hip joint diseases, technological advances strive to maintain quality of life and mobility and preserve bone and soft tissue for these active patients. Therefore, medical care in Europe ensures the best outcomes for medical tourists all over the world.