Orthopedic Surgery

Elbow Surgery in India

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Elbow Replacement Surgery

The elbow joint connects two bones- humerus (in the upper arm) and ulna (in the lower arm).Elbow Joint Replacement Surgery is done to replace the bones of the elbow joint with a synthetic one. This is common in aged adults if the joints are damaged by fracture. Overall success rate is 90%.

When is Elbow Replacement Surgery needed?

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When the elbow joint gets damaged to such an extent that you are unable to move your arm, Elbow Joint Replacement Surgery is recommended. The major cause of elbow joint damage includes:

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Bad results from previous elbow surgery
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Post-traumatic arthritis
  • Badly broken bone in the upper or lower arm near the elbow
  • Badly damaged tissues in the elbow
  • Tumor in or around the elbow

Who needs Elbow Replacement Surgery?

If one is experiencing deep and severe pain in the elbow joint, difficulty in pulling heavy stuff, no relief from physical therapy and anti-inflammatory medicines, then elbow replacement surgery is recommended.

Types of Elbow Replacement Surgery

At times replacement of only one portion of the joint is required and sometime the entire joint needs to be replaced. There are 4 types of Elbow Joint Replacement surgeries available.

Tennis Elbow Replacement Surgery

Tennis Elbow, is the most common treatment available for patients seeking surgical treatment for elbow joint pain. It is caused due to small tears of the ligaments that attach forearm muscles to the arm bone in the elbow joint.

Elbow Arthritis Replacement Surgery

Also known as Elbow debridement, Elbow Arthritis Surgery is a type of surgery wherein arthritis causes significant loss of movement. All the loose bodies and bone spurs that are hindering elbow movement are removed.

Arthroscopic Elbow Replacement Surgery

It is a surgical procedure wherein a small camera is inserted inside the elbow joint. Small incisions are made over the elbow and thereafter instruments are inserted to remove and replace damaged parts.

Total Elbow Replacement

Total Elbow Replacement is a surgical procedure in which the functional mechanics of the joint are restored by removing scar tissues, balancing muscles and inserting a prosthetic joint in place of the destroyed one.

Benefits of Elbow Replacement Surgery

Elbow surgery is one of the most successful joint replacement procedure and most patients are happy with the result.

  • It relieves pain and comfort.
  • It improves flexibility.
  • It prevents the risk of disability.
  • One can participate in sports, exercise and drive road vehicles.

Cost of Elbow Replacement Surgery

Indian hospitals have all the state of the art equipment to treat the patients of elbow surgery which is at 1/5th cost compared to USA.

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