Hip Replacement Surgery

Hip Replacement Surgery

Wherever you are in your osteoarthritis or hip replacement surgery journey this website has been designed to provide information to empower you to take an active role in the management of your osteoarthritis. If you are proceeding with surgery upon medical advice, this website aims to provide information to help you prepare for and recover from surgery.

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About Hip Osteoarthritis

Arthritis is a disease resulting in damage of joint cartilage, the tissue that covers the ends of your bones. This damage can cause you severe pain, stiffness, disability and deformity.

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Structure of the Hip

Because the hip joint is required for almost all of our day-to-day movements, when something goes wrong, this can cause debilitating everyday pain.

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Treatment Options

Whether you’re having trouble bending down or you feel like you’re missing out on doing what you love, there are some changes you can make to help reduce your hip pain.


This information is intended for residents of Australia only.

The information on this site is for educational purposes only and is not medical advice. Always talk to your doctor before you make decisions about your health.

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