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VERILAST Hip Technology

Learn about the most significant advancement in hip replacement materials in the past 20 years. Learn more about VERILAST Hip Technology

How long do you want your hip implant to last?

Just like the surfaces of your natural hip joint, friction caused when the surfaces of a hip implant rub together can cause these surfaces to wear down over time. Learn more about hip implant wear.

Can you be allergic to your hip implant?

The surprising answer to this question is yes. Two metals present in stainless steel and in most hip implants may cause a reaction. Learn about your body's potential sensitivity to an orthopaedic implant.

VERILAST Knee Technology

Learn about the most significant advancement in knee replacement materials in the past 20 years. Learn more about Verilast Knee Technology

How long do you want your knee implant to last?

Just like the surfaces of your natural knee joint, friction caused when the surfaces of a knee implant rub together can cause these surfaces to wear down over time. Learn more about knee implant wear.

Can you be allergic to your knee implant?

The surprising answer to this question is yes. Two metals present in stainless steel and in most knee implants may cause a reaction. Learn about your body's potential sensitivity to an orthopaedic implant.

The information listed on this site is for informational and educational purposes and is not meant as medical advice. Every patient's case is unique and each patient should follow his or her doctor's specific instructions. Please discuss nutrition, medication and treatment options with your doctor to make sure you are getting the proper care for your particular situation.