Saint Anne’s Center for Orthopedic Excellence offers advanced joint replacement care. In addition to providing the state’s first MAKOplasty robotic-assisted technology for partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement, Saint Anne’s offers a spectrum of surgical options, including total knee replacement, traditional total hip replacement, and direct anterior approach for total hip replacement. For certain qualified patients, procedures such as total knee, partial knee and total hip replacement also are available … Read the Rest
Famous Physical Therapists Bob Schrupp and Brad Heineck describe the precautions that should be followed after undergoing an “Anterior” total hip replacement. Warning- Most hip replacements are not done with an anterior approach- you need to ask your surgeon.
Procedure now being performed at Southern Ocean Medical Center
Nov 9, 2015 Manahawkin, NJ – For patients contemplating hip replacement surgery, the anterior procedure is an option with great benefits and is offered at only a handful of hospitals in Ocean county. Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin is one of the few locations currently offering this procedure.
Total hip replacement (also called total hip arthroplasty) is most often performed by surgeons entering the hip … Read the Rest
Written by Mark J. Powers, MD, F.A.C.S., F.A.A.O.S. – See more at: http://floridaorthopaedicspecialists.com/press-release/#sthash.zfdYDGjm.dpuf
There are many underlying causes of hip pain with the most common being arthritis. Careful clinical evaluation which consists of a history, physical exam and x–rays leads to a diagnosis of the correct pathology in most individuals. Occasionally further diagnostic testing (MRI, CT scan, bone scan, blood test) and repeated examination may be required.
The treatment rendered depends upon the diagnosis as … Read the Rest
This list does not recommend any one doctor over another. It is a factual list
of doctors performing total hip replacement, not a recommendation from any
person, doctor or website. Be sure to ask your doctor how many hip surgeries
he/she performs a month or a year. Ask for statistics and ask other patients
about the outcome of their surgeries with the doctor.
Theodore P. Firestone, M.D
250+ Anterior Approach Surgeries
The Joint Replacement … Read the Rest
PROfx Hip Arthroplasty Table t Good Samaritan Medical Center Phoenix, AZ
Good Samaritan Medical Center December 17, 2007
Less scaring, fewer complications than traditional hip replacement procedure
You may have heard about orthopedic patients in traction for days or weeks during recovery from surgery, but now traction during some hip replacement procedures is allowing for faster recoveries.… Read the Rest
Dr. Corey Burak Phelps Memorial Hospital With this anterior approach operation, if the implants aren’t placed correctly, we are able to move them; we don’t have to wait until we’re in the recovery room. Plus, it enables us to get the leg lengths and the other biomechanical parameters of the hip more exact by using the X-ray,” says Dr. Burak. The benefits are impressive; all muscles and natural stability are preserved.
Hip implants include three … Read the Rest
Matthew Bong, MD, orthopedic surgeon, will perform the anterior hip replacement surgery, Daniel Holub, MD, orthopedic surgeon, will assist, and Scott Schneider, MD, orthopedic surgeon, will moderate. Viewers will have the opportunity to send questions directly to the operating room during the surgery.
Anterior hip replacement is one of the newest procedures available to ProHealth Care Orthopedic Center patients needing hip replacement surgery. Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital was the first in the metro-Milwaukee area to offer … Read the Rest
WHO IS A CANDIDATE FOR ANTERIOR HIP REPLACEMENT by Dr. Matta
Many people suffering with arthritis, hip pain, stiffness and limited hip movement can now choose minimally invasive surgery when hip replacement is the chosen treatment of the patient and their doctor.One of the least invasive surgical options is Anterior Hip Replacement. The Anterior Approach is a proven technique that minimizes the pain and the time from surgery to recovery.
WHAT IS ANTERIOR HIP REPLACEMENT?… Read the Rest
The anterior approach is an approach to the front of the hip joint as opposed to a lateral (side) approach to the hip or posterior (back) approach. It is a true anterior approach to the hip and should not be confused with the Harding approach which is often referred to as an anterior approach