A profitable bilateral hip substitute at Fortis Hospital, Mohali, has introduced India and Zimbabwe a bit closure — due to the crew of medical doctors led by Orthopedic Surgeon Dr Ramesh Sen, who operated upon Colleta Bopoto, a resident of Kadoma in Zimbabwe.
Bopoto, a retired soldier, who had developed persistent ache within the knee, again and hip because the final 5 years, was counting on stringent ache killers to take care of her deteriorating situation.
Later, she was identified with a case of bilateral hip arthritis and was suggested complete hip substitute. With the view to endure a profitable surgical procedure, she determined to go to Dr Sen.
Examined by Dr Sen and identified as a case of degenerative arthritis resulting from avascular necrosis, each her hip joints required bilateral hip substitute.
The left hip joint substitute was carried out first on August 2 this 12 months adopted by the right-side hip joint substitute three days later. Colleta stayed within the ICU for 2 days, earlier than she was shifted to the ward the place she was taken care by the proficient hospital groups for 5 days.
She quickly began feeling extra snug with day by day enchancment. The muscle ache and the joint ache which had been there for the final 4 years appeared to fade. She was capable of do toileting actions inside 10 days after surgical procedure.
I wish to specific my gratitude to Dr RK Sen and his crew from Fortis Hospital Mohali for the profitable hip substitute. I’d additionally prefer to thank the physiotherapist who’s day by day aiding me and guiding me by way of bodily workout routines. I’d additionally prefer to thank all of the Fortis hospital employees who assisted in my therapy, mentioned Colleta after her surgical procedure.