Those people who have severe hip damage they get their hip replaced by a surgery known as hip replacement surgery. In hip replacement the damaged cartilage and bone from your hip joint is replaced with new man-made parts by surgeons or hip replacement doctors. By this replacement surgery your walking, other related movements and working of your hip joint gets better. Even the pain related to the hip joint gets a relief.
The hip replacement doctors always recommend the hip replacement surgery if a person have hip damage and pain and also prefer physical therapy with it because medicines and exercises don’t help if a person has problems regarding hip joint. But there is a possible problem after surgery, the problem of hip dislocation . This problem occurs because the original hip joint is bigger than the man-made hip that’s why there is a chance that the ball may come out of its socket. Blood clots and infections may also cause after the surgery. Jogging and high-impact sports must be avoided after the surgery.
Hip replacement doctors and specialists are found in the category of bone, joint and orthopedic specialists. The categories are:
• Orthopedic surgery.
• Neuromusculoskeletal medicine.
• Rheumatology (Arthritis/Joint Pain).
• Pediatric Rheumatology (Child Joint Health).
Among hip replacement doctors, occupational therapist is a possible medical professional that might help the patient in getting improved and may also get involved in diagnosis, treatment or management for hip replacement. Occupational therapist is a medical specialist and he deals with workplace health and safety. He even deals with rehabilitation and also assists people to achieve independent living. Occupational therapist help those people who are ill and disable learn to manage their daily life activities.
In any treatment of any disease or physical problem one should make a team of professionals who help the person in getting well as soon as possible because in such matters point of view of different experts of the same field matter a lot as it is a matter of life.