What are the different types of Hip Replacement Surgery ?

Total Hip Replacement Surgery involves a change of both Femoral head & neck, and Acetabular socket. There are several bearing options which are available depending on the patient requirements.
Common Bearing Options include, – Metal on Polyethylene/ Ceramic on Polyethylene/ Ceramic on Ceramic.
Partial hip replacement involves a change of only the femoral head and neck region; acetabular socket is usually preserved. This is preferred in cases of Femoral neck fracture with healthy acetabular cartilage.