Are you one of the many people in the UK suffering in silence with hip pain? Perhaps you know you need a hip replacement but have been putting it off.
The Fortius Joint Replacement Centre is one of the only dedicated private centres specialising in joint replacement in London. It is a partnership that has been forged in excellence, with orthopaedic surgeons and exceptional patient care. If you choose to have your surgery with us you will be in safe hands
Although hip replacement surgery may be the best treatment for your symptoms, and is the only ‘cure’ for hip osteoarthritis, it is only advised when pain is significantly affecting your everyday life. In a few cases, arthroscopy can be performed to treat ‘catching’ of the joint in patients up to around their mid-40s. However, although this can relieve the problem in the short term, there is strong scientific evidence that arthroscopy doesn’t provide long term symptom relief.
Before you make the decision to go ahead it’s important to:
We only advise our patients to have hip replacement surgery after other treatments have proved unsuccessful. These include: