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Title: Easy Physical Therapy for Hip You Can Do at Home after Your Hip Replacement Surgery by Dr Chirag Patel


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Dr Chirag Patel M.B.B.S., M.S. (ORTHOPAEDICS) SPEC
IALIST HIP/KNEE JOINT REPLACEMENT
SURGEON ?SPECIALIST HIP/KNEE ARTHROSCOPY SURGEON,
SURAT
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  • Hip replacement surgery is one of the most common
    and successful surgeries that is being performed
    since years now. Over years, the Hip replacement
    surgery was able to relieve the pain of millions
    of patients around the world.
  • If the actual procedure performed by the surgeon
    is a half battle, the post-operative care and
    rehabilitation program is the other half.
  • Having your surgery done is followed by a regular
    exercise program is what helps you recover from
    your hip surgery to return back to your normal
    activities.

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  • The prescribed set of exercises restore your
    strength and improve mobility thus making it easy
    for you to perform better tasks that were deemed
    painful before surgery. The main focus must be
    placed on the simple functional exercises that
    mimic our everyday activities.
  • That way, it is easier to get back into the
    groove and gain confidence.
  • Below are the some of the simplest of exercise
    that is proven to improve the strength and
    mobility of the patients after their surgery

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  • Exercises while on the bed
  • Exercise 1
  • Lie with your back on the bed and toes facing up
    the ceiling.
  • Now slowly raise your bent right knee upwards by
    sliding your heel on the bed.
  • Hold the position for 5 seconds.
  • And slide it back to the normal relaxed position
    and repeat.
  • Exercise 2
  • Lie on the bed with your back in a relaxed
    position just like in the above exercise.
  • Now gently move your legs away from each other.
  • Make sure you keep your knee straight and toes
    pointing to the ceiling.
  • Bring back the legs to their initial position and
    repeat.

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Exercise 3 You need a solid cylinder that
resembles a simple roller (circumference of 5
inches) for this exercise. Lie in the simple rest
position as in the above exercises and place the
roller behind one of your knees (operated
leg) Now with the roller placed behind
the knee lift the leg in the air and straighten
it as much as possible. Hold for 5 seconds, relax
and repeat.
  • Exercises while sitting
  • Exercise 1
  • Sit in a relaxed position on the chair with ample
    back and thigh support.
  • Now lift your foot as much as to straighten the
    knee.
  • Stay still and hold for 5 seconds and slowly
    lower the foot to the ground.
  • Repeat the same.

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Exercise 2 Sit on the chair with your feet
placed squarely on the ground in a horizontal
line. Now slowly slide your feet as far as it is
possible for you without losing your balance or
form. Hold the foot in that position for 3 to 5
seconds. Slide it back to the normal position and
repeat the same with another leg.
  • Exercises while standing
  • Do these exercises when you have successfully
    mastered the above two and find standing quite
    comfortable. Perform the below exercise while
    standing straight with your buttocks and pelvis
    tucked in.

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  • Exercises
  • This super set of exercise has to do with an
    adequate rest between them. Stand straight
    placing your hands on any sturdy support nearby.
  • Move your operated leg horizontally away from the
    other and bring it back to the normal position.
  • Make sure you keep your leg straight in all
    times. And repeat.
  • Rest for a couple of minutes.
  • Stand straight and still and move the leg
    vertically away from the other and bring it back
    to the normal position. Repeat and rest for a
    couple of minutes.
  • Stand straight and lift your knee as you would be
    doing while taking stairs.
  • Hold the knee for 5 seconds and bring it back to
    the original position and repeat.
  • All the above exercises must be done twice a day,
    with 4sets each time. Do them slowly with a
    proper form and control.

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In the case of hip replacement surgery, it takes
only a few days of inactivity to get your muscles
weakened and trigger other health problems as
well. It was found out that the patients who have
been performing these simple exercise were
recovered 4 times faster than patients who are
under just medication and bed rest. So never miss
the exercise regimen if you are aiming for faster
an healthier recovery In case of any queries
regarding your post-operative care or knee pain,
you can contact consult our expert surgeons,
here Dr. Chirag Patel
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Connect with us
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Contact Us
Kiran Hospital Vastadevdi road, Near SRK Circle,
Sumul Diary Road, Surat, Tunki, Katargam,
Surat, Gujarat 395004. Call Us 91
7574887777 Hospital Timings Monday - Friday
1000 AM - 0800 PM ( by appointments
only) Saturday 1000 AM - 300 PM ( by
appointments only)
Call Us 917574887777
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