Coxa Shoulder Replacement in Finland

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Coxa Shoulder Replacement in Finland

When conservative measures such as physical therapy and analgesics don’t work for shoulder pain, you may want to consider shoulder replacement at Coxa!

Coxa Excellence Hospital for Joint Replacement, Tampere, Finland is one of the leading institutions in Scandinavia and Finland that specialize in joint replacement surgery and therapy. They provide the most advanced orthopedic surgeries and treatments based on evidenced-based practice and research.

Shoulder Replacement Surgery at Coxa is a surgical procedure performed to replace damaged upper arm bones (humerus) and shoulder bones (scapula) with metal and plastic parts and cement. Surgical goals include replacement of damaged shoulder parts and relief from pain that cannot be controlled by analgesics (pain relievers), NSAIDs (anti-inflammatory drugs), physical therapy, and modification of activities.

Candidates include middle-aged and older (50-80 years) individuals who have:

  • Severe shoulder injuries
  • Severe shoulder fractures
  • Severe arthritis
  • Severe osteoarthritis (degenerative disease of the joint that may breakdown joint cartilage and adjacent bone in the shoulders)
  • Rheumatoid arthritis (inflammation of the shoulder’s synovial membrane)
  • Traumatic arthritis (arthritis caused by an injury that may damage the shoulder’s cartilage)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear Arthropathy (tear may lead to arthritis and damage shoulder joints)
  • Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis) – blood supply of the shoulder is disrupted

The Cost of Shoulder Replacement at Coxa

Shoulder Replacement will be conducted within 3-5 days and this includes a consultation with the specialized orthopaedist and anesthesiologist, laboratory exams, the surgery itself, all related surgical supplies (including implants), treatment at the ward (including necessary medication & supplies), physiotherapy during the stay, and meals. A discharge package will also be included that consists of necessary medication from the pharmacy and a follow-up consultation after the surgery with the orthopaedist.

International patients need not worry as most of the staff at the hospital is able to communicate in Russian or English including the doctors, nurses, and the translator who will be assigned to you. After the surgery, patients will receive rehabilitation instruction as well as the associated medical records. The total cost of this package is $13,300.

Benefits of Shoulder Replacement at Coxa:

  • Relief from arthritis symptoms
  • Improved quality of life
  • Relief from pain that wakes you at night
  • Relief from severe pain that limits your activities of daily living 
  • Relief from muscle stiffness
  • Corrects fractures

No need to endure the pain! Have a Shoulder Replacement at Coxa Finland! Just click the button below to have a FREE quote!