Total Hip Replacement Surgery in India


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Total Hip Replacement Surgery in India is done at some of the best Joint Replacement hospitals in India. The surgery is done by best orthopaedic surgeons in India who are well known for their expertise and skills. Many a medical tourist from USA, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and many European countries are now now traveling abroad to India for THR in India. The cost of the surgery is much affordable in India as compared to what one would pay in other western countries.

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Total Hip Replacement Surgery in India

  1. 1. Total Hip ReplacementSurgery in India Visit us: Call us +91 9818462127, +91 9320036777 Write to us at
  2. 2. Total Hip Replacement Surgery Total Hip Replacement is a surgical procedure to replace the damaged or worn out hip joint surface with artificial hip joint or implants called prosthesis. The prosthesis allows smooth and frictionless movement at the hip joint surface. Total Hip Replacement surgery aims to relieve pain and increase the mobility and function of a damaged hip joint.
  3. 3. Indications for a Total Hip Replacement Osteo-arthritis of the hip joint Bony fractures of the hip joint. Rheumatoid Arthritis Aseptic necrosis or Avascular necrosis of the Hip bone. Malignant bone tumors Ankylosing spondylitis Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  4. 4. Different Techniques of Hip ReplacementThere are different approaches to perform Hip replacement viz: Posterior (Moore) - The approach accesses the joint and capsule through the back and takes out piriformis muscle and short external rotators off the femur. Lateral (Hardinge or Liverpool) - The lateral approach requires elevation of hip abductors (gluteus medius and maximus) to access the hip joint. Antero-lateral (Watson-Jones) – It develops the interval between the tensor fasciae latae and the gluteus medius muscle. Anterior (Smith-Petersen) – This approach utilises interval between the sartorius muscle and tensor fascia latae.
  5. 5. Outcome-Total Hip Replacement SurgeryTHR has a success rate of more than 90%.The patient is relieved of the pain and hasincrease in the range of motion. Over time,the patient many patients are able to swim, play golf and ride a bike comfortably.
  6. 6. Recovery after Total Hip Replacement The patient is expected to stay in the hospital for about a week. The patient experiences pain and discomfort for 3 – 4 days which can be controlled with medications. The patient is asked to frequently cough and deeply breathe to avoid lung congestion. After THR, the patient is advised to walk the same day or next day after the surgery with the help of a walker. Physiotherapy and rehabilitation is begun early to strengthen hip joint muscles to restore joint function, walking and activities off daily living.
  7. 7. Total Hip Replacement Surgeryin IndiaIndia is considered among the most sought after destinations for orthopaedic and joint replacement procedures. The reasons galore- Excellent healthcare facilities- Best joint replacement surgeons- Cutting edge technology for performing joint replacement surgery and post –op rehabilitation facilities.- Low cost of hip replacement surgery in India as compared to the cost of THR in western countries such as USA, UK, Canada, Australia and other western countries.
  8. 8. Hip Replacement Surgery in India- Step by Step Send us the X-ray of your hip joint and medical reports to We shall get back to you with our expert joint replacement surgeon’s opinion and a customized quote. We shall help you get a medical visa to India and arrange for your travel and stay We shall pick you from the airport and take you to the hospital for your surgery.
  9. 9. Hip Replacement in India with IndiCure IndiCure is one of the most trusted medical Tourism company offering Total joint replacement surgery at best joint replacement surgery hospitals in India The company arranges for travel, surgery visa, hospital stay and accommodation options in India. IndiCure provides recuperative holidays at scenic locations in India
  10. 10. Contact UsContact IndiCure at: +919818462127 or +919320036777 Visit us at – or replacement-surgery/total-hip-joint- replacement.htm Send in us a query at –