Hip Resurfacing VS Hip Replacement

Description
Hip Resurfacing
Total Hip Replacement
Procedure
Minimum bone resection
Head and neck of femur removed
Prosthesis
No large stem
A large stem goes down center of femur
Risk of different leg lengths
Lower risk than THR by restoring normal anatomy
Higher risk
Patient eligibility
- Younger (under 55) and
- More active patient or - Determined by bone qulaity.
- People over 55 or
- Bone quality not suitable for   Hip Resurfacing
Complications risk
Low
Low
Surgical time
2 - 3 hrs.
2 - 3 hrs.
Admission
7 days
7 days
Recovery period after surgery.
Fit to fly home.
5 - 7 days
5 - 7 days

Estimated Cost

Minimum
Maximum
Minimum
Maximum
(Please select your currency)

Hospital Charges:

THB 295,000
THB 260,000
Prosthesis:
THB 160,000
THB 190,000
THB 90,000
THB 190,000
Total estimated cost
THB 455,000
THB 485,000
THB 350,000
THB 450,000
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