Joint Replacement/Arthroplasty involves the complete removal of the damaged joint and tissues, and the subsequent replacement of that joint with an artificial prosthesis. This often happens when the joint has been damaged by arthritis, aging, avascular necrosis, injury or overuse. Surgery may end up being your best option if the pain and swelling in your damaged joint have become unbearable and your body no longer responds to conservative treatment.
Inland Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Clinic providers have a long history of performing successful hip, knee and shoulder replacements. The goal of the procedure is to relieve pain and restore a sense of normal function and mobility into the damaged joint. The most common replacement procedures our providers perform are:
Our providers are committed to providing the highest-quality care in a compassionate environment – and getting you back to an active lifestyle, doing the things you enjoy with friends and family. We take an individualized and team approach with every patient, including using the most appropriate joint replacement technique. We offer personalized education for the patient and caregivers, developing a rehabilitation plan of care to meet each patient’s lifestyle needs. Each individualized plan involves integrated pain management and complementary healing techniques to optimize the patient’s comfort and recovery.