Reclaim your active lifestyle

Men and women of all ages can be affected by a hip fracture. Recovering from surgery takes time – even up to a year. Dedication to physical therapy and exercises detailed by your healthcare provider is the key to the success of your recovery.

The long term goal of hip fracture surgery is to provide pain relief, help restore normal daily activities and help enhance your quality of life. This information provides an explanation of what to expect after you have had hip fracture surgery. It also provides helpful guidelines for when returning home from the hospital.

Hip Implant Technology

Your orthopedic surgeon has chosen to implant components made by Smith & Nephew Orthopaedics, a medical technology company dedicated to helping patients return to their active lifestyle. To learn about Smith & Nephew’s portfolio of hip implants, visit