Frequently Asked Questions
1. Which doctor should I see to examine joint pain?
An orthopaedist will examine the patient to determine the problems surrounding the joint. An orthopaedic surgeon will perform arthroplasty.
2. What is the outcome of arthroplasty?
Arthroplasty restores the original movement and improves the flexibility of the joint. The individual experiences an improved quality of life with reduced or no pain. The new prosthetic implant lasts for a long time.
3. How do you treat femoral neck fractures in the hip?
Femoral neck fractures are treated with either hip arthroplasty or hemiarthroplasty.