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Answered: Hip relacement

Most hip implants ahve been reported to fail due to defective component used by the manufacturer. Biomet is one of the makers that faced a number of lawsuits because of their faulty device. Read more @ http://www.rotlaw.com/biomet/ .

Answered: Riding a horse after hip replacement

Thank you so much for your response. I did try and ride a bit but the nerves got the best of me. Actually, I have moved to the Caribbean and scuba dive for my fun. Very low inpact and the scenery is spectacular !

Answered: Can i have hip replacement surgery and still work as a truck driver?

You may have your work back, yes, but maybe you need to be extra careful that time. Your hip, just like your knee carries the mass of your body. You also have to consider that time when you have your hip replacement surgery, it may cause failure to your surgery if you insist yourself in that kind of ...

Answered: Can I exercise with a hip replacment?

Nobody here is qualified to make a diagnosis. Check with your doctor for recommendations.

Answered: After hip replacement will I be able to bowl or go horse-back riding?

I bowled a 621 3 game series 2 weeks and 2 days after my right hip replacement surgery. I am right handed so I finish on my left leg. No way could it be done the other way. It was painful (not in the hip but leg muscles). I had to modify my delivery after 2 warm up shots I moved almost 2 feet ...

Answered: Surgical & non surgical options following multiple dislocation of

This page may help you answer some of your questions - http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/health/services/ortho/getting-treatment/services/hip-services/treatment/index.cfm . You may want to email one of the hip specialists at OHSU - ortho@ohsu.edu
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If I have viscosupplemetation prior to a knee replacement will it help

As someone has already said viscosupplementation does not have any direct effect on your knee replacement. But I think it helps for sure. Let me tell you why? When you have done that procedure and you are feeling better following things happen: You can do preoperative exercise better. you can ...

Pain/muscle Spasm after Total Hip Replacement

Muscle spasm ma be experienced after a hip surgery. Well, having such is much better than suffering from faulty hip implant . Read http://hipreplacementhorror.blogspot.com/2013/08/serious-complications-caused-by-biomet.html to know more about defective hip devices.

I am going to have knee replacement surgery soon ...

I am 53 years old and i getting ready to have my second total knee replacement with in three months, dont be scared!! After around a month you will be able to use a cane and get around pretty good!! My advice is to do your thearpy faithfully, maybe even some water exercising. This has helped me ...

Connection between dental issues and hip issues

correct answer from JayR. i have, um, implants, and i get antibiotics for the exact same reason, even just a simple cleaning.