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In the United States the average total incurred charges for a total knee replacement comes close to $57,000, according to Healthline. The average hospital charge is $49,500. In-patient charges from the surgeon and other ...

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Pain following a total knee replacement is a normal part of the recovery process, according to Healthline. Post-operative pain medications, physical therapy and management of swelling all help to ease the discomfort expe...

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The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons explains that total knee replacement involves four basic steps: preparing the knee by removing damaged cartilage and a small amount of underlying bone; replacing the missing t...

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As of 2015, the average cost during the healing time of a total knee replacement is approximately $1,700 for privately insured patients and $2,600 for Medicare patients, according to Healthline. These figures are based o...

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Medicare covers charges related to inpatient procedures such as knee replacements and time spent in the hospital at 100 percent after a patient reaches his deductible, according to Healthline. In 2015, the Medicare Part ...

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There are over 150 knee replacement devices available, including mobile-bearing and fixed-bearing devices, and different types designed for partial knee replacement and total knee replacement, explains Healthline. All de...

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Knee surgeries range in cost from $3,676 for a knee arthroscopy to $22,457 for total knee replacement, according to Healthcare Bluebook, as of 2015. Knee arthroscopy is generally an outpatient procedure, whereas a total ...

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