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Surgeons feel your pain as well!

Here’s an interesting research paper from the US. The authors looked at work-related musculo-skeletal injuries in at-risk doctors. Here is a summary of the findings: Long hours spent performing repetitive … read more

Evidence based treatment

Not a phrase that is used much in orthopaedic surgery, although we are getting better at using treatments that are supported by a stong evidence base. A recent summary from … read more

Testimonials

Lots of companies that sell goods and services use testimonials because they help to reinforce the ‘brand’ and encourage people to buy. I have some on my website because I … read more

Pain relief and osteoarthritis

An interesting article in The Lancet earlier this year looked at which painkillers were best in patients with hip and knee arthritis. Diclofenac (Voltarol) works well, but anti-inflammatories do have … read more

Hip resurfacing

I’m part of an international group of surgeons who has done lots of them. We believe that hip resurfacing offers definite advantages compared with hip replacement, particualrly in younger men … read more

Which surgeon would you choose for your hip surgery?

How do we choose the ‘right’ surgeon to do a hip replacement? If a doctor needs an operation, he is usually in the fortunate position to ask his colleagues who … read more

Metal hips again….

Many of my patients will have received letters from the Wessex Nuffield Hospital, and Spire Southampton Hospital, advising them that they have had a metal hip and need to be … read more

Problem hips

Not all hip problems need surgery. I see lots of patients who have pain in and around the hip which isn’t caused by arthritis. Trochanteric bursitis is a common condition, … read more

Which hip replacement?

The National Joint Registry has tweeted a link to a research paper from Bristol. The study compared the revision rates of different types of hip replacements with a ‘standard’ THR. … read more

Eating healthily

Many of my patients ask about healthy eating, and how this might help them to lose weight, help their symptoms and improve their recovery from surgery. There are so many … read more

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Types of treatments available at Latham Hip Surgery
  • Treatments
  • Hip Replacement

    Total Hip Replacement or THR is one of the most successful hip operations in orthopaedic surgery. Tens of thousands of hip replacements are performed each year…

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  • Hip Resurfacing

    Hip resurfacing was developed to treat painful arthritis in younger and active patients. It’s now an established technique, and the results are usually excellent in carefully selected patients…

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  • Revision Hip Surgery

    Hip replacement surgery can be life changing for those dealing with pain on a daily basis. Unfortunately, even a replacement hip can wear out…

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  • Hip Replacement

    Total Hip Replacement or THR is one of the most successful hip operations in orthopaedic surgery. Thousands of hip replacements are performed each year…

    Click here to find out more
  • Hip Resurfacing

    Hip resurfacing was developed to treat painful arthritis in younger and active patients. It’s a relatively new technique, but the results are usually excellent…

    Click here to find out more
  • Revision Hip Surgery

    Hip replacement surgery can be life changing for those dealing with pain on a daily basis. Unfortunately, even a replacement hip can wear out…

    Click here to find out more