Total cost of replacement if there is a defect in the product
What I would expect from a good warranty:
Total cost of replacement should there be any reason for recall; total cost of replacement if there is a defect in the product.
I had surgery July 17th (left hip) and September 24th (right hip) in 2012. Both were done with the anterior approach (minimally invasive from the front). The replacements are made by Medacta (AMIS) and have a titanium alloy stem, high nitrogen stainless steel cup with titanium plasma spray, ceramic head and highly cross-linked polyethylene/plastic liner. After each surgery I was off work for only two weeks. Both hips are functioning better than I expected. I have no restrictions (fear of dislocation, etc.) because of the procedure used for the implants.