What is hip implant?

Hip replacement is a surgical procedure in which the hip joint is replaced by a prosthetic implant, that is, a hip prosthesis. Hip replacement surgery can be performed as a total replacement or a hemi replacement.
The medical team at MGM Hospital CBD offers a range of hip implant options, including traditional total hip replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement, and robotic-assisted hip replacement. They work closely with each patient to determine the best approach based on their individual needs and preferences.
Our MGM hospital team of experienced orthopedic surgeons who are skilled in performing hip implant surgery using the latest technologies and techniques available.



Contact our hospital right once if you have any of the following symptoms related to a hip implant:

  • Pain in the anterior hip or groin.
  • Pain in the buttock and trochanteric region.
  • Pain with activity and at rest.
  • Pain that gets worse when you put weight on the leg.
  • Stiffness/tightness of the hip.
  • Loss of motion.
  • Difficulty sleeping.
  • Difficulty walking.


According to our experts experiences the causes of hip implants are as follows:

  • Bladder infection.
  • Blood clots and nerve damage.
  • Change in length.
  • Dislocation.
  • Fracture.
  • Infection.
  • Leg-length inequality.
  • Loosening or failure of device.
  • Muscle weakness.
  • Stiffness.
  • Swelling.
  • Tingling sensation.
  • Unexpected pain.


Our medical specialist can offer you individualised guidance on ways to lower your hip implant risk and can assist in recognising and treating the issue if it does arise:

  • Blood clots.
  • Infection.
  • Fracture.
  • Dislocation.
  • Change in leg length.
  • Loosening.
  • Nerve damage.


You can prevent hip implant by doing following exercises:

  • Avoid bending at the hip past 90°.
  • Avoid twisting their leg in or out.
  • Avoid crossing their legs.

How is it diagnosed?

Diagnosis Information:Your doctor may recommend hip replacement if you have significant pain, inflammation and damage to your hip joint due to conditions such as: Osteoarthritis (most common) Rheumatoid arthritis. Osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis).
MGM Hospital CBD's team of specialists may recommend one or more of these diagnostic procedures to accurately diagnose hip problems and plan for hip implant surgery.
MGM Hospital CBD provides various diagnostic procedures to evaluate patients who may require hip implant surgery, including:
• Physical examination
• Imaging tests
• Blood tests
• Electrocardiogram (ECG)


How is it treated?

MGM Hospital CBD's team of experts are committed to providing safe and effective care for patients undergoing hip implant surgery. They use the latest techniques and equipment to ensure the best possible outcomes, and work closely with patients to develop individualized treatment plans and support them throughout the entire process.
MGM Hospital CBD has a team of experienced orthopedic surgeons who specialize in hip implant surgery. The treatment process for hip implant at MGM Hospital CBD typically involves the following steps:

Pre-operative evaluation

The patient is evaluated to determine if they are a suitable candidate for hip implant surgery. This may include physical examination, imaging tests, blood tests, and other assessments as needed.


The hip implant surgery is performed under general or regional anesthesia, and typically involves replacing the damaged hip joint with an artificial joint made of metal or plastic. The surgery typically takes a few hours, and patients may need to stay in the hospital for a few days afterward.

Post-operative care

After surgery, patients will be monitored in the hospital and given pain medication and other supportive care as needed. Physical therapy and rehabilitation may also be recommended to help patients regain mobility and strength in the hip joint.

Our Experts

Dr. Rahul Kadam

Orthopedic surgeon
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