Hip Replacement Surgery at the Advanced Joint Care & Replacement Center
Advanced Joint Care
& Replacement Center
Mills-Peninsula Medical Center
1501 Trousdale Drive
4th Floor East
Burlingame, CA 94010
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Many people find hip replacement eases their pain and improves mobility. Hip replacement helps people lead more active and
During this surgery, your doctor removes damaged cartilage and the damaged bone on the head of your femur. This is called the femoral head, and it’s part of your thigh bone.
The surgeon also removes the damaged cartilage from within the hip socket. Then the surgeon inserts a new socket and femoral head, which is attached to a metal stem piece that fits inside the hollow center of your femur.
Join us for our a free, 90-minute class held once a month about what to expect before, during and after your hospital stay.