Annually, over 500,000 people undergo total joint replacement surgery. Primary candidates are individuals with chronic joint pain from arthritis that interferes with daily activities, such as walking, exercise, leisure, recreation, and work. The surgery aims to relieve pain, restore independence, and return you to work and other daily activities.
The Bone & Joint Center at Hannibal Regional Hospital has developed a comprehensive planned course of treatment.
- Experienced board certified orthopedic surgeons from Midwest Orthopedic Specialists
- Average length of stay in hospital for total joint patients is 2.5 days
- Treatment team specializing in total joint replacement care
- #1 choice by patients for total joint replacement surgery in NE Missouri and West Central Illinois
We believe that you play a key role in ensuring a successful recovery. Our goal is to involve you in your treatment through each step of the program. Every detail, from pre-operative teaching to post-operative exercising, is considered and reviewed with you. You can trust the Center for highly personalized care, backed by the latest advancements in total joint technology and dedicated to meeting the individual, specialized needs of our patients.
For more information call 573-248-1300. Also, click here to see a Healthy Dose segment on hip and knee pain.