833 Northern Blvd., Suite 220
Great Neck, NY 11021 (516) 622-7900
301 East Main St.
Bay Shore, NY 11706 (631) 675-4900

 
     
   
     
 
  F.A.Q.s  
     
 
Q

How do I know if I need a hip replacement?

A

You may benefit from hip-replacement surgery if:

  • Hip pain limits your everyday activities such as walking or bending.
  • Hip pain continues while resting, either day or night.
  • Stiffness in a hip limits your ability to move or lift a leg.
  • You have little pain relief from anti-inflammatory drugs.
  • You have harmful or unpleasant side effects from your hip medications.
  • Other treatments, such as physical therapy, do not relieve hip pain.

 

Q

How do I know if I need a knee replacement?

A

You may benefit from knee-replacement surgery if:

  • You have moderate or severe knee pain while resting, either day or night.
  • Chronic inflammation and swelling of the knee that does not improve with rest or medication.
  • You are unable to tolerate complications from pain medication.
  • There is bowing in or out of your knee.
  • You are unable to bend and straighten your knee.
  • You do not substantially improve with other treatments such as injections, physical therapy or other surgeries.

 

Q

How long will rehabilitation take?

A Please visit our rehabilitation page.

 

Q

Do you take my insurance?

A Please visit our insurance page.

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  - Rheumatoid Arthritis  
  - Osteoarthritis  
  - Knee Trauma  
  - Hip Trauma  
     
  - Joint Replacement Surgery  
  - Minimally Invasive  
  - Radiation Therapy  
     
   
 


Orthopedic Surgeons Dr. Eugene S. Krauss and Dr. Ayal Segal, serving
New York, Long Island, and all surrounding areas.

The Center for Joint Replacement: 833 Northern Blvd | Suite 220 | Great Neck, NY 11021 | Tel: 516-622-7900
                                    301 East Main St. | Bay Shore, NY 11706 | Tel: 631- 675-4900