- Advantages of Anterior Approach by Dr. Chenger
- Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement by Dr. Herr
- Anterior Doctor Videos
- Anterior, Lateral and Posterior Approach to Surgery by Talking with Docs – Dr. Zalzal and Dr. Weening
- Direct Superior Approach to Hip Replacement by Dr. Michael Sumko
- Dr. Alexiades Anterior Approach Video
- Dr. Bong Anterior Approach THR Video
- Dr. Bourne and Dr. Mariani Video Anterior Approach to THR
- Dr. Daniel Harmon Discusses the Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement 2016
- Dr. Derick Johnson Discusses the Anterior Approach to THR
- Dr. Harold Rees Describes the Anterior Approach 2016
- Dr. Johnson Video Anterior Approach THR
- Dr. Mariani Anterior Approach Surgery
- Dr. Petrow Anterior Approach Video 2011
- What are the benefits of anterior hip replacement by Dr. Ryan Bauman 2016
- What is direct anterior hip replacement by Dr. Paul Edwards 2016
- Who is a good candidate for anterior hip replacement by Dr.
Superior Hip Approach Published on May 26, 2017…
“Short-term outcome and complication data from the state joint replacement registry demonstrate that total hip arthroplasty performed using either the direct anterior approach or posterior approach have no compelling advantage over each other, including no difference in the dislocation risk,” Joseph D. Maratt, MD, of the University of Michigan Health System, said in his presentation.…
July 8, 2016 (Waterloo, Ontario) – Intellijoint Surgical® – a privately held Canadian medical technology company committed to developing and commercializing affordable 3D mini-optical navigation tools – is pleased to announce the first successful clinical use of the Direct Anterior Approach (DAA) Application of intellijoint HIP®. DAA is a minimally invasive surgical technique that approaches Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) through a small incision made on the front of the hip.
The first clinical use of intellijoint HIP DAA Application was completed on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at London Health Sciences Centre by orthopaedic surgeon and DAA expert Dr. Brent Lanting. Dr. Lanting performed a successful THA using the direct anterior approach with intellijoint HIP DAA Application, a surgical navigation tool that provides real-time intraoperative measurements to assist in proper implant size selection and positioning.
“Completion of the first clinical procedure using intellijoint HIP DAA Application solidifies our commitment to providing advanced tools for hip replacement surgery.…
ZANESVILLE – John Smith had hip replacement surgery on Feb. 29 and he walked out of the hospital on March 1. He had total hip replacement with the Anterior Approach to surgery by Dr. Karl Saunders of Orthopaedic Associates of Zanesville.
…”I considered a doctor in Columbus and when I asked him how many he’s done he told me 10,” Smith said.”I talked to Dr. Saunders and he said he’s done over 200 of these. I stayed here because there’s no substitute for experience…”
…Smith was able to leave the hospital the day after his surgery, but the road to recovery wasn’t easy. Smith went to physical therapy twice a week for five weeks starting three days after his surgery and exercised everyday on his own…
…Dr. Saunders said one of the biggest challenges after the surgery is encouraging the patient to take it slow and not overdo it because they feel good so quickly after the surgery.…
SAN FRANCISCO – May 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Dignity Health Saint Francis Memorial Hospital has performed the Bay Area’s first hospital-based, same-day hip replacement surgery. The patient was discharged only 13 hours after surgery, while traditional hip replacement surgeries require an average hospital stay of up to four days.
“At Saint Francis, we are committed to advancing treatment and care options for our patients, and are proud to now offer outpatient hip replacement surgery,” said David Klein, MD, MBA, president of Saint Francis Memorial Hospital. “We are thrilled this patient was able to achieve her desired outcome and are happy to hear she’s already back to her normal routine.”
Nicolas Mast, MD, medical director of the Saint Francis Orthopedic Institute, performed the surgery using the less-invasive anterior approach. Surgeons perform this procedure from the front of the patient rather than the back, as with traditional hip replacement surgery.…
Thank You to Dr. Mast for allowing me to post his entire article.
The Anterior Approach for Hip Replacement is a technique, which is rapidly gaining interest by both patients and practitioners alike. Benefits include a low dislocation rate, improved control of component positioning and an easier and less complicated recovery.
Dr. Mast has been performing Anterior Hip Replacement since 2007. He has authored articles published in peer-reviewed journals on both primary and revision hip replacement performed through this technique. Dr. Mast was the first surgeon in San Francisco performing this technique, and remains one of a select few nationally with proficiency in the technique to apply it for complex primary and revision hip replacement.
Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
The Anterior Approach Hip Replacement, or Direct Anterior Hip is a surgical procedure that is gaining worldwide acceptance as an alternative technique to standard hip replacement.…
Published on Dec 30, 2015
Before Ola Ford was a patient at Piedmont, severe hip pain was greatly limiting her mobility, so much that she sometimes had to use a walker or even a wheel chair. After her total hip replacement, this grandmother and pastor’s wife is able to enjoy the active life she wanted. With the direct anterior approach, she had less pain, less downtime and fewer restrictions than traditional methods.
Published on Mar 6, 2016
What is direct anterior hip replacement? Dr. Paul Edwards is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon, specializing in treatment of the hip and knee. Using cutting-edge procedures and treatments, he provides personalized surgical and nonsurgical care to patients with a wide variety of conditions and diseases of the hip and knee joints.
Published on Mar 7, 2016
Dr. Ryan Bauman explains who may be eligible for anterior hip replacement.
Published on Mar 7, 2016
Dr. Ryan Bauman explains the benefits of anterior hip replacement.