Expert Joint Replacement Care
Live a life free of joint pain with the help of Indiana University Health. Offering the state’s only nationally ranked orthopedics and sports medicine program, we’re always here to deliver the highest level of care. From joint replacement surgery to physical therapy and rehabilitation, we provide a seamless treatment path so you can get back to the things joint pain was keeping you from.
It’s common to have concerns about joint replacement surgery. The team at IU Health is committed to helping patients better understand these concerns and replace fear with knowledge. Expand the concerns below to find out the realities to joint replacement surgery.
I'm scared about the surgery itself.
Our physicians have collectively performed thousands of joint replacement procedures, always with the goal of returning you back to the things joint pain was keeping you from. It’s a common, safe procedure that has an excellent safety record.
Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine provides our patients the most innovative treatments with the latest technology, ensuring individualized and comprehensive care.
I'm afraid that my joint replacement won't make a difference or last.
90% of patients encounter no major problems 20 years post-surgery. You can expect an improved quality of life, less pain, improved motion and much more.
Our team carefully selects replacement implants based on your needs and the implant’s track record of safety and effectiveness.
I'm concerned about the impact joint replacement will have on my work and career.
The longer you wait to get a joint replacement, the more time at work you’re likely to miss.
Taking action right away helps reduce pain and discomfort, which often rejuvenates you, makes for more enjoyable days and helps you work better and longer.
I'm concerned about rehabilitation and my ability to recover.
Our focus is a seamless patient-centered model of care. We provide you with support every step of the way, from pre-operation planning to surgery to rehab.
There are financial burdens and insurance issues associated with joint replacement.
We deliver quality care that’s extremely efficient and work hard to coordinate each case with our extensive team, which often leads to shorter stays, quicker recoveries and a better path back to an active life.
We also hold regular joint replacement seminars that connect you with experts who can answer your specific questions and offer resources that help manage the insurance process.
Attend a Joint Replacement Seminar
Have questions about joint replacement surgery? Join us for one of the many joint replacement seminars we host throughout the state. You’ll gain knowledge about the process, get familiar with our clinical teams and, most importantly, learn to take control of your situation and the treatment options available to you. The 2015 joint replacement seminar schedule for IU Health Arnett, Bloomington, North, Saxony and West hospitals will be released in the coming months. To take action now, schedule an appointment with a joint replacement specialists.
Joint Services Available Throughout the State
We have strategic relationships with physicians throughout the state who specialize in helping you to manage your joint pain.