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Normal Anatomy :: Total Hip Replacement THR :: Anterior Hip Replacement
Hip Resurfacing :: Revision Hip Replacement :: Hip Arthroscopy
Femoroacetabular Impingement :: Labral Repair :: Hip Dysplasia
Revision Hip Replacement :: Minimally Invasive Revision THR-Anterior Approach

Normal Anatomy of the Hip joint

How does the Hip joint work?
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Hip Anatomy


Hip Arthroscopy

Hip arthroscopy is a relatively new surgical technique that can be effectively employed to treat a variety of hip conditions.

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Hip Arthroscopy

Femoro Acetabular Impingement FAI

Femoroacetabular Impingement FAI is a condition resulting from the neck of the femur pinching on the edge of the socket resulting in groin pain and progressive osteoarthritis of the hip.

Femoro Acetabular Impingement FAI

Femoro Acetabular Impingement FAI
 

Total Hip Replacement (THR)

Total Hip Replacement (THR) procedure replaces all or part of the hip joint with an artificial device (prosthesis) to eliminate pain and restore joint movement.

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Total Hip Replacement (THR)

Hip Resurfacing

Hip Resurfacing or bone conserving procedure replaces the acetabulum (hip socket) and resurfaces the femoral head. This means the femoral head has some or very little bone removed and replaced with the metal component. This spares the femoral canal. Find out more about Hip Resurfacing from the following options.

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Hip Resurfacing

Revision Hip Replacement

When a hip replacement wears out, comes loose, or becomes infected, some or all of it may need to be replaced. The magnitude of surgery varies from less than the original surgery to truly massive operation with extensive bone reconstruction.

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Revision Hip Replacement
Revision Hip Replacement
Revision Hip Replacement

Labral Repair

Labrum is a ring of strong cartilaginous tissue lining around the socket of the hip joint. Labrum serves many functions where it acts as shock absorber, lubricates the joint, and distributes the pressure equally.

Labral Repair


Hip Dysplasia

Hip dysplasia is a condition which is caused by a hip socket with is too shallow, resulting in an unstable hip joint.

Hip Dysplasia


Revision Hip Replacement

This maybe because part or all of your previous hip replacement needs to be revised. This operation varies from very minor adjustments to massive operations replacing significant amounts of bone and hence is difficult to describe in full.

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Revision Hip Replacement
Arthritic Hip
Hip Surgery

Minimally Invasive Revision THR-Anterior Approach

Total hip replacement is surgical procedure where a part of or the entire hip will be replaced with an artificial device. Revision total hip replacement (THR) surgery is a procedure where the previously performed hip replacement surgery requires revision that may range from minor adjustments to substantial replacement of bone. You will be a candidate for revision THR if you are experiencing pain or have dislocation, loosening of the femoral or acetabular component, infections, or osteolysis.

Minimally Invasive Revision THR-Anterior Approach

 

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