Coxa is Finland’s only hospital specialized in joint replacement, where over 5,300 joint replacement operations are carried out annually. From an international perspective, patient safety at Coxa is world-class.
Coxa Hospital for Joint Replacement provides access to treatment within the guaranteed treatment limits. An outpatient clinic appointment can take place in less than three months. On average, surgery can be performed within 2 to 3 months of the decision to operate. In urgent cases, surgery can be performed sooner if necessary. Periods for accessing treatment may be shorter or longer, depending on the individual needs of the patient and the demand situation. We always strive to individually agree on the surgery dates together with our patients in order to take into consideration their health status and situation in life.
All orthopedists at Coxa Hospital for Joint Replacement have extensive experience in joint replacement surgery. Typically, an orthopedic surgeon at Coxa operates on 200–300 patients per year. Several Coxa orthopedic surgeons have operated on over 3,000 patients and all of them have performed over 1,000 surgeries. Those specializing in joint replacement operate together with a more experienced orthopedist. Coxa invests strongly in the continuous training of orthopedists.
The main goal of Coxa Hospital for Joint Replacement is to provide its patients with the best possible treatment and help them return to living active everyday life. With the help of individual, high-quality treatment based on research evidence, we are able to offer our patients a new opportunity to enjoy mobility.
The reputation of being a top-class unit has also brought along more responsibility, as the most demanding joint replacement surgeries in Finland are being increasingly referred to Coxa. With regard to joint replacement repeat surgeries requiring special expertise and sufficient experience from the surgeons, Coxa is the leading hospital in Finland. Coxa’s areas of expertise also include the treatment of tumour and infection patients.
At Coxa, we regularly measure the success of our surgeries and their impact on the life of our clients using various indicators.
Our quality policy is based on the common will of all our employees: