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My last physical therapy.

Today was my final session physical therapy for my right hip…

The physical therapy has made such a huge difference. My hip feels so much better than it has in a really long time. 26 more words


Hip Replacement Cost

Hip replacement is done for people who have hip joint damage caused by arthritis, injuries, fracture hip, bone tumor, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and osteoporosis. Conditions like rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic inflammatory disease that causes joint pain, stiffness, and swelling), a vascular necrosis (loss of bone caused by insufficient blood supply), injury, and bone tumors can cause to hip replacement. 193 more words

My six-week post-op checkup.

This afternoon I had my six-week post-operation checkup…

It’s pretty crazy to think that it’s already been six weeks since my hip surgery

They took… 291 more words


Today was a big day.

After my hip replacement surgery, I spent all of February walking with crutches. At the beginning of March, I progressed to walking with a cane… 97 more words


Physical therapy.

I’ve been going to physical therapy for my hip twice a week at The Christ Hospital Joint and Spine Center…

It hasn’t been bad. Every session gets a little bit harder but in baby steps. 100 more words


My hip surgery.

This morning we went to The Christ Hospital in Mount Auburn for my hip surgery…

I was scheduled for a total right hip replacement. Over the last few years, I was dealing with a condition called Avascular Necrosis. 758 more words


Different Approaches to Total Hip Replacement Surgery

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Imagine for a moment that you are the “typical” hip replacement patient:  

you are 65 years old and your right hip has been increasingly painful for the last 4 years during most of the activities that you enjoy: playing tennis with your husband, walking in the neighborhood with your best friend Jan, and taking your dog Rover to the park on the weekends. 3,090 more words