Dr. Charles Orth D.O.

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Disclaimer
THIS AREA DISCUSSES AND SHOWS OTHER POTENTIALS FOR VARIOUS ARTHROPLASTIES OF JOINTS

 
Feel free to see the different options and be able to discuss them with your physician.

There are options available for most people, and you can understand the reasons why they are chosen. In this day and time, it is a well educated patient that can help the physician and patient make the right decisions in their care. Not only are there different types of joints but also different surgical approaches that can be the right option for you and your specific needs.


Ceramic on Ceramic Hips

 


Metal on Metal Hips

 


 
Another Knee Option for Arthritis
 
Partial Knee Replacement Model

 


Partial Knee Replacement X-Ray

 

 

There are fixed and mobile bearing type knees on the market. This is an example of a mobile knee.