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5 Myths About Joint Replacement That May Be Keeping You in Pain


Hip ReplacementIf your knees or hips are causing you constant pain, you may have thought about undergoing surgery to have them replaced. But are myths about joint replacement holding you back? We asked Cleveland Clinic orthopaedic surgeon Michael Bloomfield, MD, about the most common misconceptions.


Myth: I should wait until I can’t walk to consider surgery.