Published on Jul 24, 2016 – This is an introduction to my arthritis, avascular necrosis and hip dysplasia story. I will be creating vlogs that document my double hip replacemements. When researching hip replacements, I found it difficult to find stories of young people receiving joint replacements. I will be sharing my experience for those who are younger than the average age to receive joint replacements to have a … Read the Rest
As an avid dancer, Sue was shocked when her doctor told her she needed a hip replacement. Hear about her orthopedic surgery experience at the Joint Replacement Center at Norwalk Hospital.
NEW DELHI: A team of doctors at Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh successfully performed a rare hip replacement surgery to correct the fractured neck of the left femur of a 102-year old patient recently. Within 48 hours of the injury, the patient was back on his feet…
…The team was led by Amite Pankaj Aggarwal and Umesh Deshmukh…
…Amite said, “Given the advanced age of the patient, there are many risks associated … Read the Rest
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Published on Sep 9, 2015
On a cold winter day, Bill went for a run and slipped on a patch of ice shattering his hip. He couldn’t move and was stranded for hours. Luckily, a cyclist found him and called for help and got him to Riverview.
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Una Ginnane spent two frustrating years in a wheelchair after doctors at five Montreal hospitals refused to give her a new hip at her age because she was deemed too fragile.
“I had to go private, to have a new hip, and I can assure you I don’t have the money,” said 90-year-old Ginnane, who took out a line of credit on her Montreal home last year to finance her hip … Read the Rest
Milwaukee Bucks Head Coach Jason Kidd underwent a successful right hip arthroplasty Monday, December 21st. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel first reported Kidd’s plans to have surgery.
“It’s been chronic for the last three to four years, since I was in Dallas the last time”. Kidd said the surgery will be performed by Dr. Edwin Su, one of the leading hip specialists in the country, at the Hospital for Special Surgery in NY. Kidd is not … Read the Rest
Ninety-year-old Ed Tobachnik was not willing to give up those long walks with
his wife without a fight. But the severe arthritis in his hip was causing so
much pain that Ed’s active lifestyle was becoming almost impossible to maintain.
Ed saw multiple surgeons in Manhattan and was told he was too old for joint
replacement surgery. He was turned away. But Dr. Neil J. Cobelli of Montefiore’s
Adult Reconstructive/Joint Replacement Surgery department reviewed Ed’s … Read the Rest
Dianne, a patient at Sharp Grossmont Hospital shares her hip replacement story. Dianne’s orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Peter Hanson, provides care to the greater San Diego region in the areas of shoulder, knee and anterior hip surgery.… Read the Rest
http://www.BaylorScottandWhite.com – Brenda Brooks had been active all her life. “I loved to bike ride, walk three or four miles a day, and play tennis,” she said. But with excruciating pain in her hips, every move hurt. According to Brenda, “my hips were a mess.” At her local Baylor Scott & White medical center, a surgeon on the medical staff performed a bilateral anterior hip replacement. It was life-changing.