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Knee replacement surgery information and locations

A knee replacement surgery consists on replacing a damaged bone in the knee with artificial materials compatible with your body, which are typically made of metal and plastic. Candidates for this procedure are patients who experience difficulty walking and climbing stairs, resting pain and swelling.
Our doctors will make an incision on the knee, just removing the damaged surfaces of the joint, and replacing them with the prosthesis, which usually consists of three components. Doctors may choose general anesthesia or to just numb the knee, depending on the needs on the patient. Patients usually stay at the hospital between one or three days, and a full recovery might happen between three to six weeks, and might require exercise to strengthen the knee.
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Improved mobility
Eliminates joint pain
Greater balance
Long lasting prosthesis
Three-piece knee prosthesis.
Approximate times
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Knee replacement
Procedure: 90 min.
Hospital recovery: 3 days
Home recovery: 4 weeks
Total: 6 weeks
Note: Time may vary according to the specific patient procedure. All cases and treatments are different. For diagnosis and information contact one of our top clinics.
View the prices for knee replacement in Mexico.
Knee replacement
USA price: $36,500
Our price: $12,500
Savings: 36%
Note: Prices shown may vary according to the patient’s specific needs, treatment, and materials. Get an estimate directly from the clinic. All prices are expressed in USD and may be changed at any time with no prior notice. Prices are not final representations.
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Mexico City, CDMX.
Dr. Michell Ruiz
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Disclaimer: This information does not reflect the medical advice from our clinics. All cases are different and this treatment may not suit you. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience. All of our physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and diagnosis contact one of our top specialized clinics.