It’s no doubt that severe hip arthritis can cause debilitating pain and uneasiness. Several patients having these severe symptoms of hip arthritis will lead them to undergo a total hip replacement surgery. Though for total hip replacement we cannot say it is free of risks, and hence many patients wish if there are alternative to hip replacement surgeries
Some alternatives to hip replacement you can consider
Non surgical therapy
Not having a surgery is at all times a choice. A hip replacement surgery is never mandatory option rather it is a choice subjected to if the time is right for you. There are a number of non surgical therapies that you can opt as an alternative to hip replacement surgery. Among these are, Physical therapy, walking aids, anti inflammatory medications and steroid injections
Hip resurfacing serves as an alternative to traditional hip replacement for the patients with severe arthritis. The hip resurfacing therapy is getting popular among younger patients. The hip resurfacing is carried out by a small implant and the normal bone is less removed
Partial Hip Replacement
Partial Hip Replacement is a vastly practiced as an alternative to hip replacement surgery procedure, but it is not much effective in the conditions caused by arthritis. During the procedure only the ball of the ball and socket joint is replaced. The alternative is best for fracture of the hip ball
Hip fusion is a rarely practiced alternative to hip replacement surgery. Hip fusion surgery temporarily immobilizes the hip joints, and uses metal plates and screws to keep the joint in the correct position. The limitations might bring a limp in the patient’s walk
The resection Arthroplasty is done when the bone around the hip joint is removed and the space is filled with the scar tissues. The procedure is mostly recommended for the patients with infections that cannot be healed. The patients having such a surgery are able to walk with a support
Stem cell therapy
As we have discussed that hip replacement surgery is not always a choice at Chicago stemcell we offer you best stem cell therapy experience for hip joint that is not only safe but also serves as an efficient alternative to hip replacement surgery.
You are looking for an alternative to hip replacement surgery why not try the above alternatives?
Hip pain can be very painful to manage with daily basis and commonly needs long term pain controlling if the problem persists. Hip replacement surgery, hip surgery and hip resurfacing are generally the only medical choice patient is left with to manage their incapacitate pain. Hip surgeries are particularly very frightful and are mostly followed by months of agonizing and distress while persevering to regenerate strength and mobilization
There are several options you can undergo to avoid total hip replacement surgery, Hip replacement surgery is never so necessary, however, it can be an alternative that people can opt for if there is the right time, even for the patients who have severe arthritis but can function adequately can choose to continue with the same condition. There are several nonsurgical treatments that can help people in overcoming such condition. Hip replacement surgery is not an immediate treatment, and mostly there is no harm if you delay the surgery until you feel the right time has arrived. However, there are some special cases, but for some individuals’ hip replacement surgery is the first choice
Non surgical treatments
The patients can opt for the non surgical treatments which can avoid total hip replacement surgery, among these are physical therapy, walking aids, nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drugs, cortisone injections and joint strengthening supplements.
Hip resurfacing is another choice for the patients with severe arthritis, in hip resurfacing surgery the insert is smaller and the less normal bone is removed.the hip resurfacing surgery is most popular among the youngsters, the procedure is carried with as small amount of bone removed from the ball and the socket of the hip joint and a metal cap is placed on the top of the ball. The metal cap is placed similar to hip replacement surgery, but hip resurfacing saves more of the normal hip bone
Partial hip replacement
A partial hip replacement is a commonly performed procedure, but it is not effective for hip arthritis, during the partial hip replacement the ball of the ball and socket joint is replaced. The treatment is effective for particular type hip fractures in case if the ball of the hip is damaged
Resection arthroplasty is a procedure for alternative to hip replacement in which the bone around the hip joint is removed and the space is filled with scar tissues. This alternative method is allowed for the patients who have infections that can not be treated and they can not walk normally
Hip pain, a very debilitating pain comes as a difficulty rather a hurdle that stops a person from behaving with the same enthusiasm as he/she used to. Moreover, the pain when experienced on daily basis requires long term pain management. To such a person who is facing excruciating hip pain the most common options that are presented include:
- Hip Surgery
- Hip replacement Surgery
- Hip Resurfacing
Stem cell Therapy Or Hip Surgery?
When a person opts for hip surgery, he has to go through an elongated period, that is months in traumatic pain and discomfort. And that too without any certainty that he/she will be completely fit and satisfied by the surgical treatment. It would be too much time consuming, that after opting for the risk of surgery, he/she would have to wait patiently for the time they would be able to regain the strength and mobility.
The one answer to all such trouble is none other than stem cell therapy; an alternative to hip replacement surgery, that makes use of a person’s own cells to treat a specific condition, an injury, or to prevent a disease. The cells that are extracted from your body are then injected in the injured area for healing.
The Mostly Treated Hip Conditions Include:
- Avascular Necrosis
- Labral / labrum tear
Chicago Stem Cell Therapy Centre offers to its patients, a complete non surgical option that is stem cell therapy in order to resolve their hip pain. On that very day of the treatment you will able to notice pain alleviation just by the injection of a person’s own cells in the affected area. They in turn have the ability of enhancing a body’s capability to heal itself naturally.
Adding to this, stem cell therapy has been found best alternative for the surgical methods and the problems faced such as:
- Osteoarthritis of ankle, knee and spine
- Partial Meniscal tears
- Labral tear of hip and shoulders
- Muscle Strain and sprain
- Degenerative disk disease
- Hair loss, baldness or weakened hair follicles
In case you or any of your loved one is suffering from any severe issue of the body and looking for a safe and cost-effective treatment, get a professional advice from Dr. Zaki Anwar by placing an appointment at 815-464-7212. He is a world renowned Pain Medicine Physician who has been practicing regenerative injection therapies for the past several years with remarkable results.