Category Archives: Hip Surgery

5 causes of hip pain

Posted on Jun 26, 2020, by

Does it hurt when you walk up and down stairs? Is there pain in your hips when you bend over? Do your hips hurt when you lie down to sleep? Does pain from your hip often radiate down your leg?  If you could say yes to any of the above, hip pain is most likely […]

5 Benefits of Same Day Joint Replacement

Posted on May 8, 2019, by

Thanks to improved surgical methods and modern pain-management techniques, Kennedy Center orthopedic surgeons are now offering a same day joint replacement option for total hip and knee replacement patients. What exactly does “same day” mean? Similar to an outpatient procedure, patients who have a same day hip or knee replacement are released from the hospital […]

The Hip Replacement Recovery Timeline

Posted on Dec 10, 2018, by

Even with new surgical techniques and improved hip implants, hip replacement recovery can feel like a long process.  A successful rehabilitation requires patience, gentle exercises and ‘listening to your doctor’s orders.’  But after a few months of taking it easy and rehabbing your hip, you’ll be back to your normal activities, without the pain you […]