Department of Joint Replacement​

Painful joints due to Trauma, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Infections & AVN in the human body lead to pain and Stiffness & hinder mobility. DMC Hospital is the Best Joint Replacement Hospital in Jalandhar. 

We use a multi-disciplinary treatment approach and newer surgical techniques for Total Joint Replacement. 

This leads to improved patient outcomes and satisfaction. Our team of experienced Surgeons, who have performed a large number of joint  replacements in last years, are solely dedicated to treating your Joints problems in a comfortable environment.

joint replacement
Joint replacement

Painful joints due to Trauma, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Infections & AVN in the human body lead to pain and Stiffness & hinder mobility. DMC Hospital is the Best Joint Replacement Hospital in Jalandhar. 

We use a multi-disciplinary treatment approach and newer surgical techniques for Total Joint Replacement. 

This leads to improved patient outcomes and satisfaction. Our team of experienced Surgeons, who have performed a large number of joint  replacements in last years, are solely dedicated to treating your Joints problems in a comfortable environment.

What Are The Indicators For Joint Replacement Surgery ?

Joint Replacement Surgery is usually advised for patients with chronic joint problems that are beyond repair and surgery is usually the last form of treatment for them. It helps treat patients experiencing conditions like Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, and Rheumatoid Arthritis, particularly when the patient experiences:

    • Having Problem in moving the affected area.
    • Mild pain even while lying down.
    • Severe stiffness in the injured joint and the areas surrounding it.
    • Not getting good results from other treatment like medication and physiotherapy.

What Are The Conditions Treated Under Joint Replacement Surgery ?

Some of the major conditions treated under Joint Replacement Surgery are:

    • Joint pain.
    • Deformity.
    • Patient’s mobility.
    • Osteoarthritis.
    • Rheumatoid arthritis.
    • Osteonecrosis/ avascular necrosis.
    • Previous joint injuries.
    • Joint fractures.
    • Joint infections.
    • Other inflammatory joint problems.

What Are The Precautions One Must Take Before And After The Joint Replacement Surgery ?

The precautionary measures one should consider before and after the surgery are:

 

Before The Surgery:

  • Quit smoking
  • Abstain from having unhealthy food to avoid unnecessary weight gain.
  • Abstain from smoking and drinking as these can hamper the healing procedure later on.
  • Do not take any medicine without a prescription.
  • Do not perform activities that can cause pain or discomfort.

After The Surgery:

  • Avoid lifting heavy objects.
  • Avoid indulging in rigorous physical activities
  • Do not keep the wound open.
  • Avoid unnecessary movement of the affected joint.
  • Avoid smoking and drinking.
  • Do not take part in sports without asking your doctor.
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What Are The Steps Required For The Preparation of Joint Replacement Surgery ?

The following steps are generally suggested for patients to prepare them for Joint Replacement Surgery:

    1. It is not only the surgery that is important; one must also follow the required guidelines, before the surgery.
    2. The surgery is an important one; therefore, the patient must be both physically and mentally prepared for the procedure.
    3. It is very important to get in shape by shedding those extra kilos as they can put extreme strain on the affected joint after the surgery.
    4. Discuss the entire procedure with the doctor including information about potential complications.
    5. Start physiotherapy as it will help to decrease the inflammation and swelling, creating it more comfortable for the doctors to perform the surgery.
    6. Take all the medications prescribed by the surgeon as this helps to negate the possibility of infection during or after the surgery.
    7. Since the surgery involves loss of blood, it is best to bank blood beforehand.

Choose DMC Hospital because​

  • Collaborative efforts from Anesthesia, Cardiology, Medicine & Orthopaedic department.
  • Efficient and effective recovery plans.
  • Improved management of post operative pain with PCA.
  • Computer assisted surgery (CAS).
  • Minimally invasive approach ensures faster recovery with less pain.
  • ·        Minimal risk of infection modular OT equipped with HEPA filter and laminar flow.

Key Surgeries

  • Partial/ Total Knee Replacement.
  •  Partial/ Total Hip Replacement.
  •  Partial/ Total Shoulder Replacement.
  •  Total Elbow Replacement.
  •  Revision surgery of Knee/Hip.

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Find Complete Relief from DMC EXPERTS

If you think you are facing similar conditions, or have suffered from them in the past, please contact the DMC Hospital, Jalandhar, team to schedule an appointment at : 9115960900, 0181-2237800