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Mid-life exercise

Does sport cause hip and knee arthritis? High impact sports can certainly damge our joints, and some people are more susceptible than others. We don’t fully understand how genetic and … read more

Green man crossings ‘too fast’ for people with arthritis

Another good reason to have a hip replacement! People with arthritis are unable to cross roads quickly enough because the green man light on pedestrian crossings is too fast, according … 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

Sex and hip replacements

Since my last post on this topic, things have certainly moved on… There will be an article in the Mail on Sunday on February 16 2016 and another one in … read more

Driving after hip replacement surgery

Returning to driving a car is a huge issue for many of my patients. During my training, we were told that it wasn’t safe to drive for at least 6 … read more

Time to buy a trampoline?

This study seems to be somewhat counterintuitive, but there is good evidence emerging that exercise is good for arthritic joints. Progressive high-impact training improved the patellar cartilage quality of the … read more

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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