• HELPLINE : +91-8826134489, 8447314061
  • Email : query@worldhealthexpert.com

Total Hip Resurfacing Surgery

Total Hip Resurfacing Surgery India
(Package: $9000, 8 Days Stay)

Hip resurfacing is the procedure done for the replacement of the articular surface of the joint. It is different from the hip replacement, where the neck of the thighbone or femur would be removed and replaced surgically. In the resurfacing method, trimming of femoral head is done and then a small cap is placed for covering of the metal. Hip resurfacing is a good choice for the candidates, who are at advanced arthritis.

Selection of the candidates

  • When the candidates have been suffering long from advanced osteoarthritis and nonsurgical treatments are not helpful
  • Preferred for younger candidates having healthy and strong bone
  • Preferred for larger-framed candidates having healthy and strong bone

It is not suggested for the female, weaker, smaller-framed and damaged bone candidates, as they are more susceptible to femoral neck fracture.

Before Procedure

The candidate is evaluated by the doctor and also by the anesthesia professionals, by evaluating the medical history. You would be discussed for the possible anesthesia choices by them before the resurfacing procedure. You would also be discussed the procedure and pre operative clinic visits. The surgical site, the hip is seen by the surgeon.

Procedure

The procedure starts with the anaesthesia given, either spinal or general according to your choice. Spinal anesthesia makes you awake, the waist would be numbed. General anesthesia is given for the candidate to sleep entire for the process.

Small incisions are made at the thigh so that it reaches the hip joint. The femoral head would then be dislocated from its socket. A power instrument that is specially designed, is used to trim this head. The cartilage, which is used for lining the socket will then be removed with the help of reamer, which is a power tool. Then a right size metal cup is pushed and positioned in the socket. It would then be held in the position by friction in between the metal and bone. After the cup is positioned, the femoral head that was removed before would then be relocated in the socket. The incision will be closed.

After Procedure

After the surgery is completed, the patient will be transferred to the recovery room. The patient is closely monitored after relieving or recovering from anesthesia. Then the candidate will be placed in the hospital room.

Complications

Hip resurfacing also has the similar risks and complications like surgical procedure. The following complications are possible, which can be avoided with the careful pre, post and surgical procedures.

  • Blood clot
  • Femoral neck fracture
  • Risks of anesthesia
  • Dislocation
  • Infection

Recovery

Most likely, the patient will be discharged from the hospital in 1 to 4 days after the surgery is completed. The time for putting the weight on the leg would be determined by the surgeon. It depends on various factors, like complications of the surgery, strength of the bone. Initially, a crutch, cane or walker might be needed for a few days or for a few weeks, based on the comfort and strength of the bone. A physical therapist suggests the exercises needed to maintain the motion and its range and also to restore the strength. The candidate needs to meet the orthopeaedic surgeon during the follow-up visits, regularly.

It takes around 6 weeks of duration to go back to the regular daily activities.

Advantages

  • Hip resurfacing is usually easier and the revision would also be easier.
  • The risk of dip dislocation can be minimized.
  • The walking pattern would be more normal after the resurfacing procedure.
  • The hip range of motion would be greater.

Disadvantages

  • There is a probability of femoral neck fracture.
  • The risk of metal ion is more here.
  • The operation or procedure conducted for the hip resurfacing is more difficult, when compared to the replacement.

Cost of Total Hip Resurfacing Surgery

The above Package Cost is a tentative Approximate Package Estimate, which includes initial investigations & specialists screening, stay in a Private Room wherein patient’s assistant or relative can also stay with patient, doctor / surgeon fee, nursing care, medicines & consumables, Airport Pick-Up & Drop. 

In order to access, exact estimate of treatment package cost, do email us at query@worldhealthexpert.com all your medical reports.

On receiving your medical reports, we will revert to you within 24 Hours with right estimate package after getting your medical reports examined by best team of doctors at best hospitals in India. We will also assist you in traveling part, which includes, airfare booking, medical visa invitation, airport pick-up and drop, hotel stay & visit for any sightseeing. With our 10 years of expertise in delivering highly caring International Patients Assistance Services, you can completely rely on us in every step of your recovery. Our all International Patient Assistance Services are absolutely FREE!!! as World Health Expert India (WHXI) is an official associate of India’s Best Hospitals & Specialists.

Treatment

For Query or Appointment- Write to us

  • To avoid any spam using query box, please enter the characters as shown in the image bottom.
  • captcha
PATIENTS
TESTIMONIALS
  • pat Jake, Male, 55, UK
    Other Treatments

    I came to see the doctor in WHE and he introduced me to the stem cell treatment. They took the stem cells from my bone marrow and fat and he injected them and it has been fabulous. I don’t have the aches and pains that I used to suffer from on a constant day to day basis. I would highly recommend it to anybody who’s looking for a remedy to their back pain and their aching joints.

  • sulaman Sulaiman, Male, 68, Africa
    Other Treatments

    I had a medial right knee compartment surgery at World health expert with the surgical staff. I returned to work 10 days after the surgery. My profession requires me to walking, bending and standing for extended periods of time. I was able to complete my work with little discomfort. The staff and the doctors of WHE went out of their way to complete the arrangements for the surgery on very short notice.

  • patient ss Azizi, Male, 44, Swahill, East Africa
    Other Treatments

    I underwent a minimally invasive Maze procedure in World health expert which cured me of atrial fibrillation. I did a tremendous amount of research about the various treatment options and ultimately decided to go with the surgery at World health expert. The experience went very smoothly. WHE continues to have one of the largest and most effective surgical programs in the nation.

  • ghaan patient Abam, 27, Female, Ghana
    Cosmetic Surgery

    My life was going amazing. But when I had a lump in my breast checked out, the diagnosis about knocked the breath out of me. I learned my cancer was Stage 3. I went to the World Health Expert for the treatment. Throughout my cancer journey, they’ve helped me get my attitude right when I’ve gotten down or begun struggling. They’ve been warriors on my behalf. WHE is an amazing place.

  • old p Fazah, 60, Male, Africa
    Organ Transplants

    World Health Expert became my second family and I will treasure their friendship always. My wife had a call from the hospital that a liver had been procured and I was scheduled for surgery. I cannot begin to thank all of the wonderful members of the WHE. It would not be wrong to say that I was saved by the World Health Expert. You can visit the hospital and leave everything on them.

  • th George, 48 years, Male, UK
    Other Treatments

    I traveled to the World Health Expert and met with a medical oncologist who would become my rock throughout my treatment. His recommendation was four rounds of chemotherapy followed by radiation therapy. World Health Expert was a place for healing. The atmosphere there was soothing and compassionate. My doctor, nurses and so many others there became my caregivers.

  • patient Jacob, 58 years, Male, US
    Other Treatments

    WHE replaced both my hips and the result is nothing short of miraculous. I was back home after surgery in 2 days. Other than a small 3 inch scar, you would never know I had hip surgery. I was free of pain from my first day home. The prescribed physical therapy returned me to full mobility within just a few weeks and allowed me to return to all of my pre-surgery sports and activities.

  • KEN Halisi, 40 years, Female, Kenya
    Weightloss Surgery

    I visited World Health Expert for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery. I no longer deal with depression, hypertension or the fear of developing diabetes. I credit the World Health Expert weight Loss Surgery staff with helping me have a successful surgery. Participating in the weight loss surgery support groups was helpful to me both before and after surgery

  • patient-uk Saarah, 56 years, female, UK
    Heart Surgery

    After my bypass procedure, I didn’t feel a thing. I remember asking the nurse if they had done anything. After a few days of rehabilitation and physical therapy, I’m now back to climbing the stairs to my suite. If you think your heart could use some help, World Health Expert is a great place to turn. The hospital offers advanced diagnostic technology, cardiac rehabilitation, and more.

  • aadhra Adhra, 35 years, female, Tanzania
    Other Treatments

    I traveled to WHE who performed a minimally invasive mitral valve repair, making a two-inch incision through my right side and successfully fixing the leak. I was walking on my own the next day and left the hospital just two days later. It was such a positive experience. Everyone from the compassionate nurses and technicians who cared for me, to the welcoming environment.

Top