• U.S.News and World Report names UK HealthCare a high-performing hospital for hip and knee replacement.

  • Joint reconstruction and replacement


  • We offer an advanced joint replacement and reconstruction program for both the knees and the hips. We use advanced partial knee replacement techniques such as the Oxford Unicompartmental Knee. Total knee or total hip replacements are also treatment options.

    Our joint specialists practice at UK Good Samaritan Hospital. UK Good Samaritan Hospital has long been a leader in joint replacement and our program is the second-largest practice in Kentucky.

  • Dr. Stephen Duncan answers frequently asked questions about hip & knee health

    Q: How can I prevent knee and hip joint injuries?
    A: Build your core.

    Watch video on YouTube (:31) »


    Q: How do I know if knee pain is serious?
    A: Pain lasts for more than four to six weeks.

    Watch video on YouTube (:34) »


    Q: Is running bad for the hip joint?
    A: Not necessarily.

    Watch video on YouTube (:35) »


    Q: Why does cold weather or rain affect my hip joint?
    A: There are multiple theories.

    Watch video on YouTube (:57) »


    Q: Who is at higher risk for knee and hip joint injuries?
    A: The elderly and more active people.

    Watch video on YouTube (:46) »

  • Smith and Nephew Oxinium Patient Animation.

    UK HealthCare is supplying this information for educational purposes; it should not be considered an endorsement.

  • INSURANCE INFORMATION

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