Total Hip Joint Replacement (THJR)

What is a Total Hip Joint Replacement? – Blog By Christian Bonello A Total Hip Replacement (THJR) is one of the most common operations in orthopaedic surgery.  It is a surgical procedure whereby the diseased hip joint is replaced with an artificial prosthesis. As the hip is classified as a ball-and-socket joint; the ‘socket’ is […]

Total Knee Joint Replacement (TKJR)

What is a Total Knee Replacement? – Blog By Stephen Lee A Total knee replacement is a surgical procedure whereby the diseased knee joint is replaced with an artificial prosthesis. The procedure is performed by separating the muscles and ligaments around the knee. The end of the thigh bone (femur) is removed and is replaced […]

What is Hydrotherapy and what are the benefits?

Hydrotherapy involves therapeutic exercise in warm water to treat different health conditions and is conducted by a qualified health professional. The pool is heated to around 35 degrees Celsius to promote relaxation and pain relief, whilst the hydrostatic pressure assists in promoting circulation. Exercising in water has all the same additional benefits of exercising on […]