Anterior Total Hip Replacement
moves and you want to move with it. Don’t let chronic hip pain slow you down. Parrish Healthcare Orthopedics offers this revolutionary surgical procedure
that is helping more people get back to what moves them—work, play, and daily
total hip replacement, compared to the traditional posterior hip replacement approach,
offers patients many advantages:
Minimally invasive (performed through tiny incisions instead of one
- Less damage to major
muscles. The anterior
approach avoids cutting major muscles.
pain. Because the surgery uses tiny incisions patients
typically experience less pain after surgery.
- Faster recovery. Patients can bend at the hip and bear weight sooner.
Decreased risk of hip
dislocation. Anterior hip replacement
surgery does not disturb the muscles and soft tissue structures that
naturally prevent the hip from dislocating, reducing risk of a hip
- Better range of
movement. Patients may bend over
or sit with their legs crossed without risking hip dislocations.
Shorter hospital stay.
find out if the anterior hip replacement approach is right for you or to learn more about total hip replacement,
attend one of our upcoming seminars or schedule a consultation appointment today.