Joint revision surgeries may be necessary for younger individuals who demand a lot from their joints or for patients with older implants that may have worn down significantly over time through mechanics or by friction.
If the implant used in your joint replacement loosens, wears, or becomes infected, the affected joint may become swollen and painful. When this occurs, a joint revision procedure may be recommended to remove the old implant and replace it with new components.
It may be time to consult with a joint revision surgeon if you are experiencing any of the following symptoms:
Joint revision surgery is a complex procedure that requires an experienced and skilled surgeon, extensive preparation, and the use of special implants and tools.
At Lewiston Orthopaedics, we understand that pain in your joints can make simple, everyday tasks difficult. To consult with one of our joint revision doctors, please request an appointment online or call (800) 841-3523.
Why Choose Lewiston Orthopaedics?
At Lewiston Orthopaedics, the region's most preferred orthopaedic practice, our specialty-trained doctors are proud to serve our community and provide experienced and compassionate orthopaedic treatments to patients through our offices in Lewiston and Moscow. Our joint revision surgeons have completed additional training specifically in joint revision. With this advanced training, our joint revision surgeons, Dr. Bryan Beardsley and Dr. Regan Hansen, have the experience and expertise to assess, diagnose, and treat your joint-related conditions individually to your needs.
If you are suffering from severe joint pain from a previous joint replacement procedure, please request an appointment online or call (800) 841-3523.