For most people, the idea of joint replacement surgery is not always easy
to digest. With the latest technologies, joint replacement surgery has
become one of the most reliable and durable procedures in any area of
medicine, yet there are myths that still exist today that deter candidates
from having the procedure. Join Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Babatunde as he
reviews myths related to expectations, age, joint durability, and recovery.
He will also review preventative measures you can take now to avoid a
joint replacement in the future, which include medications, exercise,
weight loss, nutritional supplements, and joint injections.