Orthopedics in Malaysia features full hip replacement for $8,000 and high-end pain management
Local orthopaedic surgeons are board-certified to treat trauma, age-related and congenital diseases, and other conditions in adults and children. Where possible, they apply computer-assisted and minimally-invasive surgery to reduce pain and hospital stay and to ensure better aesthetics.
In Malaysia, orthopaedic services are many and therefore they are widely available at a fraction of the cost. Specifically, hip replacement (both hips) costs from around $8,000 while the price for both knees replacement ranges from $7,000.
In Malaysia, orthopaedic surgeons specialize in:
- hip, knee, elbow, shoulder, ankle, and finger replacement
- fracture care
- spinal conditions
- disk replacement
- foot and hand surgery
- psoriatic arthritis
- management of joint, neck, back and after-trauma pain