Arthritis injection therapies provide a safe and non-invasive alternative to surgery. With a proper and prompt diagnosis, the treatment of the affected area will typically allow most patients to resume normal activities and return to work in a relatively short period of time.
Like knee replacement surgery, hip replacement surgery can provide drastic pain relief for people who have exhausted other options for managing pain. It is often performed on those who have suffered extensive hip damage due to conditions such as osteoarthritis that gradually wear down the joint. As with knee replacement surgery, the hip is replaced with artificial material in order to alleviate pain and restore function of the hip.