About Joint Replacement

Did you know?
Nearly 21 million Americans suffer from osteoarthritis, a degenerative joint disease that is a leading cause of joint replacement surgery.
Source: www.arthritis.org

Knee replacement is one of the most common joint replacement surgeries we perform at Arizona Bone and Joint Specialists. To find out more click here: total-knee-joint-replacement

Each year, more than 300,000 hip replacement surgeries are performed in the United States.  To find out more about total hip joint replacement click here: total-hip-joint-replacement

Understanding the causes of joint pain

Treatment options for joint pain

Most common forms of Arthritis:

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Post-traumatic arthritis
  • Avascular necrosis
  • Paget’s Disease

Find out more about hip osteoarthritis here: explanation-of-hip-anatomy-and-hip-function



1. National Development Conference, National Institutes of Health, December 2003
2. "Arthroplasty and Total Joint Replacement Procedures: 1991 to 2000." AAOS