Nationally recognized hip replacement program in Terre Haute, Indiana
Terre Haute Regional Hospital is the first hospital in Terre Haute to receive The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for excellence in total hip replacement. With our orthopedic care team exceeding national standards, we are able to provide you with surgical services and rehabilitation therapy to relieve your hip pain.
To schedule an appointment with our orthopedic specialists for hip replacement surgery, please call (812) 237-1200.
Hip replacement surgery, or hip arthroplasty, resolves hip pain caused by injury from fractures and conditions like avascular necrosis or severe arthritis. The result is better stability, mobility and function and less pain.
Candidates for hip replacement surgery
Schedule an appointment with one of our joint experts if you:
- Experience hip pain or stiffness after sitting for a long time or getting out of bed
- Have pain, swelling or tenderness in the hip joint
- Hear or feel “crunching” in the hip joint
- Have tried other treatments, such as medicines and physical therapy, without success
Hip replacement surgery
Terre Haute Regional Hospital specializes in total hip replacement. Our orthopedic surgeons replace the ball of the thighbone and socket of the pelvis bone with prosthetic (or artificial) pieces made from metal, ceramic and/or plastic.
Hip replacement recovery and rehabilitation
Physical therapy will help you restore physical function while you heal from your hip replacement surgery. Your physical therapy regimen may include:
- Gait training
- Prevention programs
- Pain management
- Manual therapy techniques