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This question is kind of like "how long is a piece of string". Every recovery is different - even on the same person. The guidelines will give you a general idea but don't feel pressured if you aren't there yet. Depending on how long you limped around pre-op it can take quite awhile to recover.Where should I be at 7 weeks and what pain should I feel
As in getting out of a car? Are you having trouble with that or...Do you know at what stage you should be able to left knee and push leg out to the side in a rotating type movement ?
Go back and read the article Layla left for you on the Chart Representation of THR Recovery. Unfortunately your hip is in charge now and there is no pushing this recovery. Relax and let that hip heal. A short space of time for a lifetime of no hip pain.At 8 weeks wanted to be further than where I am
Ditto! Your progress is identical to mine in that respect. I had my op 1 day before you, and 2 days ago I was on this forum fretting about slow recovery.At 8 weeks wanted to be further than where I am