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G.E. Selects Holy Cross Hospital and The Leone Center for Orthopedic Care as a National Center of Excellence for Hip and Knee Replacement

General Electric/GE (NYSE: GE), one of the nation’s largest employers, has designated Holy Cross Hospital and The Leone Center for Orthopedic Care as a National Center of Excellence (COE) for hip and knee replacement surgery.

Greater Trochanteric Bursitis: A Common Cause of Hip Pain

One of the most common sources of hip pain is greater trochanteric bursitis caused by inflammation of the bursa, which is located at the outward curve of the femur (thighbone) where it meets the hip bone.

Two Computer Systems Improve Total Knee Replacement Surgery

New techniques and technologies have been developed, which include use of sophisticated computers and pressure sensors. These tools have vastly improved the consistency of achieving surgical goals by allowing us to recognize and correct subtleties in balancing the soft tissue sleeve and then optimize limb alignment.

Choosing Your Hip Surgeon is What Matters Most, Not Anterior vs. Posterior

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In my last post, I listed the advantages and disadvantages of…

Anterior Approach for Hip Replacement: Advantages and Disadvantages

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There are many well-established surgical approaches to the hip. …

There is a New Solution for Two Common Hip Replacement Surgery Complications

More than 400,000 total hip replacement surgeries are preformed…