While the cost of Knee Replacement Surgery may vary slightly from hospital to hospital in New Delhi, the costs can be bifurcated into two segments, the hospital package cost and the cost of the implants used.
The Hospital package costs depends on whether the person is getting a bilateral knee replacement (both knees) or a unilateral knee replacement (one knee). The hospital package includes all surgeon fees, doctor in house visiting charges, Operating Theater charges, anesthesia charges, investigations, medication, food and beverage for patient and room charges for the time period of 7 days. The hospital package will usually exclude all expenses for stay beyond the intended period, any additional procedures, use of special drugs and consumables, blood products and complex lab investigations.
The hospital package for knee replacement surgery ranges depending on which room category the person opts for. Hospitals will usually categorize rooms into Deluxe, Single Room, Twin Sharing, and Economy.
The second cost component is the cost of the implants. The implant costs can vary depending on the type of implant used, the type of cement used to fixate the implant and whether knee replacement surgery is for one knee or both knees.
In conclusion there are many factors which can impact the cost of knee replacement surgery. These are all guidelines to help you. Your surgeon will be able to give you more detailed cost breakdown once the entire workup of the patient is done.