Though hip replacement surgery is generally a very successful operation there are times when a hip replacement needs to be redone. This is known as a revision total hip.
The most common causes of revision total hip are:
There are many other less common causes for a hip to fail.
Revision hip surgery involves removal of one or more of the components of the hip and their replacement with new components. The reasons for revision and the techniques used to perform the revision surgery are so diverse that these can be discussed at an individual level at your consultation.
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St. Vincents Specialist Centre
5 Hilltop Avenue
Chermside QLD 4032
Monday – Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm
Ph: 0409 193 115
CAR PARKING FACILITIES
A multi-storey public car park is located at the western end of the main hospital building. Visitors should enter The Prince Charles Hospital via the Rode Rd entrance (please refer to the map of the hospital), and follow the signs to the public car parking facility.