As soon as a person starts feeling pain in their hip area, it usually leads to bad news. A lucky few will see their hip pain fade away, but more often than not, it’s a warning sign that serious issues are brewing. The two most common long-term solutions for severe hip pain are total hip replacement surgery and hip resurfacing. What should people expect out of a total hip replacement or hip resurfacing? Here’s a closer look at the two popular procedures, and risks to be considered.
“I didn’t realize how much pain I was in because I was taking so many anti-inflammatories beforehand. So, I went off my anti-inflammatories…and I was like I don’t know if I could do this.” When Paul came to Renew Medical Centers, his hip, low back, and knee were in real bad shape, especially his hip.