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Hips, evolution and 3D modelling

Fascinating stuff from Oxford University. We already use 3D printed implants in hip surgery, but work like this will help us to improve the way that they are manufactured and … read more

Appoaches to the hip joint

approaches-position-statement-2016 Here is an interesting position statement which gives advice on surgical approaches to the hip joint. The direct anterior approach is certainly gaining in popularity, but it is not … read more

Anti-inflammatories and back pain

Here’s some interesting research abou the efficacy of commonly used anti-inflammatories in back pain. Many of my patients take these drugs, and they tell me that they become increasingly less … read more

Superobesity and total hips

Here is an interesting article about the effects of obesity on the outcome of hip replacement surgery. Many patients who undergo surgery are somewhat overweight, but this isn’t a reason … read more

The ‘forgotten’ hip

Nowadays, hip replacement is so commonly performed that it is regarded as routine. The outcomes are usually excellent, and many people aren’t aware of their new hip after a few … read more

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Types of treatments available at Latham Hip Surgery
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  • 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