Revision Total Hip Replacement

Revision total hip replacements at The Runnymede

What is revision hip surgery? Unfortunately not all hip replacements last forever. Very few hip replacements run into early problems. Most replacements wear out at a later date, requiring a revision of the hip replacement. Revision surgery is more complicated than a primary hip replacement and the nature of surgery required is different in every case. Occasionally an isolated socket or femoral stem can be replaced but in the majority of cases both components need to be revised. The duration...

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