If you advised a hip replacement surgery you may require to undergo :

  • Evaluation of status of your teeth, ear, nose, throat and kidneys to rule out hidden infection
  • X-ray of your chest
  • ECG
  • 2 D echo

Investigations as follows:

  • CBC, ESR, Blood sugar fasting and after lunch
  • Blood group and Rh factor
  • Kidney function tests
  • Liver function tests
  • Test for HIV
  • Test for Australia Antigen
  • Test to rule out Hepatitis C
  • Routine examination of your stool and urine
  • Special tests if indicated

After assessing your reports, you will be referred to a physician for medical fitness, and to the anaesthetist for evaluation.
Prior to surgery you will be familiarised with the exercises which you will be required to do after the surgery.