Cost of Orthopedic Surgery in India

The cost of Orthopedic surgery in India is a fraction of what it costs to get the surgery done in US, UK or any other Western country. For example, the cost of Knee replacement in India starts from $ 4900 with Abyssinia, whereas the cost of same surgery is around $25,000 in US, £10,000 in UK and $30,000 in Australia

The cost of orthopedic surgery in India varies with the type of procedure chosen, surgeon, hospital and the city where you choose to get the surgery done. Here is a quick look at cost comparison of Orthopedic surgery prices in India and various other countries:

Procedure USA ($) Australia ($) UK (£) India ($) Orthopedic surgery prices in India in Indian Rupees (INR)
Knee Replacement (Single Knee) 25,000 30,000 10,000 5,000 3,00,000
Knee Replacement (Both Knees) 48,000 50,000 18,000 9,000 5,50,000
Hip Replacement (Single Hip) 30,000 35,000 12,000 5,500 3,30,000
Hip Replacement (Both Hips) 55,000 60,000 25,000 10,500 6,30,000
Shoulder Replacement 35,000 40,000 20,000 8,000 4,80,000
Ankle Replacement 30,000 35,000 18,000 6,000 3,60,000

*The cost quoted above is indicative and should not be taken as the final cost of the surgery for any individual patient. The final cost can be ascertained after the surgeon has evaluated the patient. The cost in Indian Rupees can vary based on exchange rate.

Joint replacement Cost in India

Choosing to travel for orthopedic surgery or joint replacement in India arouses mixed reactions from people from different parts of the world. While many people are aware of, and are confident about getting the surgery in India, there are others from Western countries who have many apprehensions and questions in their mind, viz; Is it safe to have orthopedic surgery in India? How should we begin to have orthopedic surgery abroad? Who are the best orthopedic surgeons in India? Which is the best orthopedic hospital surgery in India? And many more similar questions.

We at Abyssinia understand all the apprehensions and questions that you have when you opt for medical tourism- surgery away from your home and are there to help you make an informed decision. We always strive to get you the best deal when you opt to travel to India for your orthopedic surgery. We completely understand that any surgery is a major decision and when you choose to get it miles away from your home, the decision can be overwhelming. Abyssinia assures you to be a partner in your journey and make medical sojourn to India a successful and memorable one for you!

Abyssinia offers joint replacement surgery at best orthopaedic hospitals in India at our associated JCI accredited hospitals and clinics, which are equipped with the most sophisticated technology including:

Abyssinia associated board certified surgeons are among the best orthopedic surgeons in India. They are vastly experienced and extensively trained in India and abroad, and have years of experience behind them in performing the knee, Hip and other joint replacement surgeries.

Abyssinia can assist you with the following joint replacement surgeries in India:

Knee Replacement

There are various variations in knee joint replacement surgery depending upon the patient's age, requirement and medical condition of the joint.

Hip Replacement

Why Orthopedic Surgery in India?

Orthopedic Surgery in India has evolved tremendously over the years.

Advanced surgical techniques, safer anaesthesia, shorter recovery periods make India the best place for orthopedic surgery in the world and an economical and attractive option for people looking for affordable orthopedic surgery abroad.

Getting joint replacement in India with carefully chosen orthopedic surgeons and hospitals by Abyssinia offers many advantages, few of which are listed below –

Savings - The cost of orthopedic surgery in India is much lesser, about 60% to 90% cheaper, as compared to the cost of orthopedic surgery in UK, US, Canada, Australia or any other Western country. It costs almost a third or even less to get joint replacement surgery in India as compared to any of these countries.

Best Orthopedic Surgeons in world - Orthopedic surgeons in India are known for their skill and expertise all over the world. Not only are they trained at best medical schools in the world, the experience Indian orthopedic surgeons have is second to none.

State of the art hospitals - The orthopedic hospitals and clinics that Abyssinia chooses to associate with have the state of the art technology and zero MRSA rate , which is even better than what you would find in many European countries.

No language barrier - English is the second official language of India. Surgeons, nurses and other support staff at the hospital speak English, so communication is never a problem though not being used to a different accent may pose some difficulty at some times.

Incredible India - India is one of the most mystical countries on the earth, and is also come to be known as God's own country. It is a must see destination by all known travel magazines and portals. People with completely different languages, cultures, religions all cordially living together as one country, is a unique experience to see.

Who are the Best Orthopedic Surgeons in India?

India is a huge country and you would find many qualified and experienced orthopediac surgeons in different parts of the country. We at Abyssinia understand that you wish to get operated by a very experienced and qualified surgeon with NO risks taken.

Our experts have therefore laid down critreria and we only suggest those surgeons who fulfill these criteria. We thus do the homework for you and help you make an informed decision.

Some of the important factors we look into, when we suggest a orthopedic surgeon to you include:

Which are the best Orthopedic hospitals in India?

Joint replacement and orthopedic surgery is a specialised surgery which needs a specialised surgical room, specialised equipment and qualified nurses and technicians. Abyssinia has association with few of the best orthopedic hospitals in India to offer you nothing but the best experience. These hospitals not only have state of the art technology but offer great services. They have dedicated people to take care of patients coming from overseas to provide them best of medical care and services.

Is it Safe to have Joint Replacement Surgery in India?

Yes, absolutely. If you get your surgery done by a well qualified and experienced surgeon, in a good surgical room, at a hospital which offers proper post-operative care; the risk of undergoing any surgery anywhere in the world is just the same. So, whether you are in US, UK, Australia or Canada the risks remain the same keeping other factors constant.

The hospitals in India that we associate with, are accredited, the surgeons board certified and more experienced than their Western counterparts, and we give utmost attention to the fact that you have travelled from a faraway country and have special requirements.

We advise that you stay in India for a minimum of ten days after you are discharged from the hospital to make sure you have healed adequately before you go back. We also provide proper rehabilitation after orthopedic surgery for best results. All these factors make surgery in India a very safe proposition. We have in fact seen that with proper patient selection and proper precautions, the success rate is much higher than in patients' home countries.

Which cities in India can I get my Orthopedic Surgery with Abyssinia Meditreat LLP ?

We can offer you orthopedic surgery in India at all major metros including Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad and Bangalore. You can specify your prefence and we shall arrange things accordingly.

Orthopedic Surgery in India- Is only low cost attracting medical tourists?

The answer to the above question is definitely NO. Who would like to pay and get a botched up surgery or risk his/ her life? Medical tourists come to India because they get quality healthcare services at affordable cost.

While affordable orthopedic surgery prices in India definitely make it one of the most popular destinations in the world, low cost is not the only reason why more and more people are opting India as their preferred medical tourism destination.

Safe and effective surgery, modern technology and great services, excellent infrastructure, state of the art hospitals, personalized attention, world renowned orthopedic surgeons, no language barrier and ease of travel are some of the factors which have attracted people from all across the globe for their orthopedic surgery in India.

Abyssinia is proud to associate with some of the best orthopedic surgeons in India who have many years of experience in carrying out successful orthopedic surgery. With Abyssinia, you can be assured of personalized care and attention.

Why should you choose Abyssinia Meditreat LLP to plan your trip?

At Abyssinia we recognize the significance of excellent health and the well-being of our guests and hence our objective is to provide the best option for your orthopedic surgery in India at most affordable prices.

We bring the best of joint replacement surgery in India in association with most reputed and best orthopedic surgeons.

We understand that when you have chosen to travel abroad for your orthopedic surgery, you are surely looking for cost savings. And that is why we have special negotiated prices for joint replacement for our clients. We offer you best possible prices for the quality of services and results that you get with us.

So, whether you have never been to India and this is your first visit, or you are coming alone, do not worry. We provide complete solution for your orthopedic surgery - right from helping you with the visa, hotel arrangements, airport pick up and drop back, inland transfers, money exchange or sight-seeing, we help you with all your errands during your trip.

Abyssinia is the most renowned name for medical tourism offering affordable surgery with best orthopedic surgeons in India. After having served hundreds of happy patients from over 30 countries, we understand your expectations well. When you choose Abyssinia, you are sure about:

How to start your journey for Orthopedic surgery in India?

This is how you can begin your journey:

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We encourage you to educate yourself about weight loss surgery, and also the benefits from the right kind of bariatric surgery before making your choice.

Abyssinia thus invites you for a free consultation with chosen best bariatric surgeons in India and top hospitals, and assures you a hassle free arrangement for examinations, surgery, recovery, travel and stay.

An individually allocated case manager takes personalized interest to design a tailor made treatment plan for every guest and will provide with a specific time and bariatric surgery cost in India.

You can be assured that with Abyssinia's expertise, we will bring in a wonderful experience of medical tourism, which we have been doing for almost a decade now.

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