After undergoing a successful Total Hip Replacement (THR) and reconstruction surgery in Mumbai, 19-year-old Zinatu Umar from Nigeria took her first step in over two and a half years…
…A fatal car accident in September 2016 left Zinatu left bedridden…
Speaking about her condition post surgery, Dr Kaushal Malhan, Senior Knee and Hip Surgeon at Fortis Hospital, Mulund, said, “The patient had not gone to school for over a year and was completely bedridden. She was looked after by her father and sister continuously. She is now able to walk using crutches. She has been put … Read the Rest
ROGERS, Ark. June 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Pain in Mindy Shufelt’s hip began several years ago and slowly got worse. Because of a physically demanding job where she’s on her feet, she resorted to a strange gait to help her get through the day. She calls it “the pirate walk.”
“Hitch and drag, hitch and drag,” she explained.
An X-ray showed severe hip arthritis that was “bone on bone.” Mercy orthopedic surgeon, Dr. W. Cody Grammer, recommended total hip replacement and because of Mindy’s age and otherwise good health, she was able to leave the same day as her … Read the Rest
Published on Aug 2, 2017
Ed Crawford tells us about how he gradually began to give up the acitivities he enjoyed because of his growing hip pain. Whether it was riding his bicycle or motorcycle, or even doing yoga, the pain in his hip became too much to bear. Ed decided to visit us at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute. After a consultation with Dr. Grayson, Ed had us perform his hip replacement at an FOI location near where he lived. He highly recommends Florida Orthopaedic Institute, and gives Dr. Grayson glowing reviews.
Florida Orthopaedic Institute brings highly skilled orthopedic care … Read the Rest
Published on Sep 24, 2017 – Dr. Michael Sumko utilizes muscle sparing total knee and Hip approaches to produce incredible results and return patients back to their activity levels more quickly. These minimally invasive approaches are availble to all usually no matter the severity of the disease as seen in this video. No pain medication! Home more quickly, less time in therapy! Recover more quickly!
Julie Firth, 73, a retired business manager and keen amateur ballroom dancer is back on the dance floor several nights a week after the operation in Leeds transformed her life…
…Previously she and her dance partner Tony Bowman, who enjoy taking part in dancing competitions at amateur level, performed in front of an audience of thousands and won the competition on a P&O cruise in April 2016 judged by Craig Revel Horwood and Aljaž Škorjanec, stars of the popular BBC One show, Strictly Come Dancing…
…Julie was referred to Mr Aaron Ng, consultant orthopaedic surgeon … Read the Rest
Discover how hip replacement surgery frees woman from pain and immobility in this patient testimonial. Yvonne couldn’t climb into the bathtub, bend over or tie her shoes. She was unable to get up off the floor or even stand for a few minutes at a time. That all changed after she consulted with Dr. James D. Hoffman, a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon at South Florida Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. “Now I can do all of those things,” says Yvonne. “I plan to go back to scuba diving in the summer.” Yvonne suffered for years from chronic and worsening pain. When pain … Read the Rest
Guitar Slinger Hockey Published on Oct 30, 2017
This video is about my journey from having a total hip replacement to getting back on the ice as a hockey player and referee. It is a LONG video which took six months to make and probably only applies to people who really want the details of playing hockey with a hip replacement. If this person is you, sit back, grab some popcorn and get settled for this feature-length video about how to deal with your hip problems.… Read the Rest
Published on May 17, 2016 Susan Mong spent years riding her horse until a hip injury sidelined her. She spent time researching places to have surgery and realized she was in great hands with the team at the University of Virginia. Now, Susan has been reunited with her horse and is riding almost daily. … Read the Rest
Published on Jul 25, 2017 Johanna Faricelli is an equestrian with a passion for all things horses. After starting to feel pain both in her hip and back, she traveled from Florida to New York to seek care at HSS. Johanna underwent a hip replacement with Dr. Seth Jerabek and two spinal surgeries with Dr. Darren Lebl, and has now returned to the stables and is officially back in the game! … Read the Rest
Published on Oct 25, 2017 Patient returns 3 weeks after hip replacement with Dr. Lige Kaplan. He is not using a cane and has no limp. … Read the Rest