Written by Dr Parminder J Singh MBBS, MRCS, FRCS (Tr&Oth), MS, FRACS
Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon
Specialist in Hip & Knee Key Hole Surgery
Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery
The aim of this information sheet is to provide a general overview of your hospital stay, anaesthetic, details of surgery, experience after surgery, post-operative care information and potential complications. If you have any further questions or concerns please discuss directly with Dr Singh during your consultation.
You will be admitted to hospital on the day of surgery, and this procedure usually requires an overnight stay in hospital. Just prior to your surgery the site of surgery will be cleaned and marked for surgery.
Post-Operative Care Information – 2 Weeks Following Surgery
Hip arthroscopy surgery is performed under general anaesthetic and you will meet your anaesthetist on the day of your surgery.