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Hip Replacement Surgery

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Anthroplasty, or hip replacement, refers to a surgical procedure in which the diseased parts of the hip joint are removed and replaced. The procedure involves removing the unhealthy cartilage and bone tissue from the hip joint and inserting an artificial hip in its place.

Hip replacement is considered a viable treatment option for patients suffering from osteoarthritis, osteonecrosis and various hip injuries. Patients who undergo hip replacement procedure typically see a reduction in hip pain, increased mobility and improved physical function in everyday activities. While hip replacement can be an extremely effective treatment option, not all patients suffering from hip conditions will qualify for this particular procedure.

At Northeast Georgia Medical Center, our expert orthopedic physicians specialize in varying degrees of joint replacement procedures, including an anterior approach hip replacement option, which can offer a shorter recovery time and less pain overall. If you suffer from hip joint damage, or any other type of hip injury, consult one of our orthopedic specialists for more information on treatment options.

Nationally Recognized Care

The Orthopedic Program at NGMC offers comprehensive medical and surgical care from expert orthopedic specialists who are equipped with the most advanced technology, treatments and surgical techniques. All of our orthopedic surgeons are board certified or board eligible and bring the full spectrum of orthopedic options to the greater Northeast Georgia region. 

Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) was rated #1 in Georgia for Orthopedic Surgery by CareChex for 2015.

Start Recovery Today

Contact our team of orthopedic surgeons today to determine if hip replacement surgery is the right option for you.  For general orthopedic information, please call 770-219-8244.

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