Losing limb function due to the degradation of the joints caused by arthritis or injury is not only difficult, but painful as well. Fortunately, medical technology has made it possible for surgeons to replace natural joints with artificial ones, making it possible for patients to live normal lives. With the development of newer technologies, surgeons are now able to perform such procedures through minimally invasive methods.
In Singapore, surgeons routinely perform joint replacement surgeries using technologies such as Computer-Aided Navigation and Minimally Invasive Surgery. With these technologies, surgeons perform total joint replacement procedures through significantly shorter incisions. This allows for less healing time and quicker recovery time, which means that patients can begin walking much sooner. In fact, the required hospital stay for a knee replacement procedure is now only four to five days.
If you’re planning to undergo a joint replacement procedure, consider the benefits of having it done in Singapore. Not only will you be able to save a significant amount of money by having it done in Singapore rather than the United States or Europe, but you’ll also be able to return home fully recovered much sooner than you expect.