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Knee Replacement (2015)


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

19,309

Hospital Inpatient

Regional Pricing Transparency
Knee Replacement ( 2015)

Central VA

17,277

Hospital Inpatient

Eastern VA

17,333

Hospital Inpatient

Northern VA

23,678

Hospital Inpatient

Northwestern VA

17,163

Hospital Inpatient

Southwestern VA

22,683

Hospital Inpatient

Updated on 12/20/2016
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