How does the Hip joint work?
Find out more in the Health Education link below.
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.
Dr South uses Corin’s Optimized Positioning System (OPS) to achieve the best results for his patients undergoing total hip replacement. OPS is a unique customised, patient specific technology for hip surgery. It helps the surgeon provide optimal implant positioning with the goal of improved functional outcome.
Find out more about Total Hip Replacement (THR) with the following links.
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.
Find out more about Revision Hip Replacement with the following links.
Click on the topics below to find out more from the Orthopaedic connection website of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.