Knee Replacement (2016)

What is knee replacement?

During knee replacement, a surgeon removes damaged cartilage and bone from the knee joint, and replaces them with a man-made surfaces to allow the joint to move freely.

Why have knee replacement?

Knee replacement is for people with severe knee damage. Common reasons for total knee replacement include osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and traumatic arthritis following a severe knee injury.

Statewide

27,436

Hospital Inpatient

Regional Pricing Transparency
Knee Replacement ( 2016)

Central VA

33,760

Hospital Inpatient

Eastern VA

25,668

Hospital Inpatient

Northern VA

25,997

Hospital Inpatient

Northwestern VA

28,704

Hospital Inpatient

Southwestern VA

28,475

Hospital Inpatient

Updated on 7/05/2018