The Active Surface Hippy
I had my left hip resurfaced by Dr. Gross on 9/6/06. You will have no problem climbing up or going down trails. The hip works as a normal one would. If you are thinking about it. and you want to enjoy life again, GO FOR IT..
February 16, 2008
This was taken the other day skiing at Durango Mountain Resort…We had gotten over 22″ inches of
James Training January 27, 2008
Dear Ms. Walter,I just found your website. Great work!! I had bilateral hip resurfacing Nov 22, 2004 by Dr. Schmalzried. I would like to submit a recent picture of me doing front splits to demonstrate the possibilities. I have been training in Martial Arts for 32 years, been a long distance runner and currently race/ride in road bike competition. I am always happy to
|Story Obtained by Vicky Marlow|
This details her progress after the right BHR (second hip surgery) done in April 2007.
From : Ms Joan Gunnes:
Ok, I thought you’d enjoy this……I started teaching my yoga class 13 days post op! Yes, I stood with my cane for most of it, but I could do side bends, some forward and backward bending and I did in fact teach the class! And
Hi my name is Rick Rubio. July 23rd, 2008
was my one year anniversary of having a hip resurfacing and I ran my second Marathon
since the surgery.
I am 55 and have always been active and involved in sports.
In the early 80’s I started running marathons, and then in the late
80’s I started doing triathlons. I also played tournament
racquetball for many years, played some tennis and … Read the rest
My name is Wayne Bono. I had the
Birmingham Hip Resurfacing done in April of 2007. I was
referred to Dr. Cambize Shahrdar by a tennis friend. I was
unable to play competitive tennis after being the No. 1
ranked 55 year old in the Southern Section.My surgery was done in Willis Knighton Pierremont Health
Center in Shreveport, Baton Rouge, La
Since my surgery I have started playing
competitive tennis … Read the rest
My name is David Roya. I am a 69 year old fitness fanatic and have been for over 50 years
Tom and Dr. Rubinstein 2008
Video February 16, 2008
February 19, 2008
A Note from Dr. Rubinstein:
Hi All, I couldn’t resist putting my 2 cents in. Tom was great out on the ice. He definitely outskated me. I can’t begin to tell you how much fun it was for me to be able to skate with Tom and see how well he was doing and how much fun we
My name is Fabian Cuenca, Spanish, and I had surgery on both hips 1 year ago. I was a kickboxing champion and Guiness World Record holder.
My first surgery left hip was when I was 44 years. It was on 28 November 2008. Dr. Paul Cendrero did my surgery at the Hospital of Mostoles (Madrid-Spain).The second surgery on my right hip… Read the rest
My hip journey starts like a lot of people , was very active
and started to get pain in the groin and front of my left hip this was November
I was running 50 miles a week preparing for a December
marathon so I just ran though the pain. In February 2008 as I was training for
my April marathon by now the pain was starting to slow me … Read the rest
I am a semi-pro athlete(ski racing) who received a right hip resurfacing with
Dr Mont on April 9, 2009. I am a pilot and opted for the anterior lat
approach with Dr. Mont due to the incision and trauma not being on the
All of my pre op was done from Park City UT, so I didn’t meet anyone until
the day before surgery. His assistant Jill was … Read the rest
I am the ex jockey and cutter/reined cowhorse rider that has a right hip resurfaced with Dr Sparling in Vancouver, WA (Wright C+) 7 years ago at age 45 (petite female). I am still doing great, no complications and can pretty much do whatever I want pain free. I don’t even think about my hip anymore.
Just wanted to update. I feel very fortunate and … Read the rest
I am a 62 year old female Triathlete…well I was, until arthritis of my left hip stopped me running about 2 years ago. I struggled on with anti-inflammatories and an infiltration, and had to content myself with just the swimming and cycling. But even walking became difficult and I had pain at night, so I knew something had to be done.
Before I took early retirement in France, I was … Read the rest