About Hip Replacement Surgery
First Consultancy
When you need Operation
Types of Implants
Post Operative Treatment
Investigation :

If you are advised hip replacement surgery you may require to undergo:

  • Evaluation of status of your teeth, ear, nose, throat and kidneys to rule out hidden infection.
  • X-ray of your chest.
  • ECG, 2D echo.
  • Investigations as follows:
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    • CBC, ESR, Blood sugar fasting and after lunch
    • Blood group and Rh factor
    • Kidney function tests, Liver function tests
    • Test for HIV
    • Test for Australia Antigen
    • Test to rule out Hepatitis C
    • Routine examination of your stool and urine
    • Special tests if indicated

After assessing your reports, you will be referred to a physician for medical fitness, and to the anaesthetist for evaluation.

Prior to surgery, you will be familiarised with the exercises, which you will be required to do after the surgery