Hip Joint Pain  QA with Dr Julius Oni
Orthopaedic hip and knee surgeon, Julius Oni, M.D., discusses treatment options for those dealing with hip joint pain. He explains the warning signs of a serious hip problem and describes what a total hip replacement is and the recovery process. Learn more at: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/orthopaedic-surgery/specialty-areas/hip-knee/ Questions answered: 1. What are the warning signs of a hip problem? (0:02) 2. Are their certain actions that are known to bother someone with a hip problem? (0:33) 3. What is a total hip replacement? How is the procedure performed? (0:57) 4. What factors make a patient a good candidate for hip replacement surgery? (1:30) 5. Which members are included on the care team when a patient is receiving a total hip replacement? (2:01) 6. How long does the procedure take? How long does a patient have to stay in the hospital? (2:24) 7. How long is the recovery process following a total hip replacement? Are there any challenges? (2:44) 8. Is there a preferred time or age for a patient to have hip replacement surgery? (3:14) 9. What are the major risks associated with hip replacement? (3:58) 10. How much pain relief or increased mobility should a patient expect following a total hip replacement? (4:29) 11. Will a patient need physical therapy? If so, for how long? (4:50) 12. What are the nonsurgical treatments available to someone with hip pain? (5:07) Learn more at: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/orthopaedic-surgery/specialty-areas/hip-knee/