Maina Gielgud has been a professional ballet dancer all her life. Following her hip surgery she has continued to perform ballet to a high standard. She is now predominantly a ballet coach.
Waqqy’s YouTube Video
Click on the arrow to start the video.October 2007 Progress Report
Well now October is beginning and college is going really good, I got an activity day in November where I go 2 this cabin crew day centre and get fully qualified as a cabin crew member !! by the way am doing travel & Tourism. I am now on 1 crutch I can walk kinda
Jeff Gaynor’s Hip Resurfacing Mr. McMinn 2001
10 Year Anniversary
Just finished having my x-rays checked by McMinn (his Centre, actually,
Chandra did the review and he was part of the team that did my surgery).
I had the original operation on August 1, 2001. This makes me one of the
longest-lived surface hippies. What was the result?
Implant is right where it should be, chromium levels are … Read the rest
Graza’s BMHR Mr. McMinn 2008
Well it’s 2 weeks today since my operation with Mr. McMinn and everything’s going great.
That constant screaming pain in my right hip which had become part of my life for the last 15 years has now gone and my life already feels amazingly different.
I’ve been told by various consultants over the last 10 years, due to my condition and age I am not … Read the rest
Jim Jenkinson’s Hip Resurfacing with Mr. McMinn 2010
Uploaded on Apr 19, 2011
Jim Jenkinson tells us that "all is well" at the six month stage after having a right Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR) operation in 2010 performed by Mr McMinn. Jim is now exercising regularly and not getting any pain at all, continuing his sensible approach to recovery.
This video is part three of a four-part documentary about Jim’s … Read the rest
Jim Ryall’s Hip Resurfacing with Mr. McMinn 2000/2003
Published on Mar 21, 2012
Jim Ryall continues to live a busy and active live. The intrepid walker sets out to climb Mount Aconcagua in Argentina, almost ten years after having bilateral Birmingham Hip Resurfacings (BHRs) with Mr McMinn in 2000 and 2003 respectively.
Ex-Royal Marine Jim Ryall’s used to pushing himself to the limit. But crippling hip arthritis in his late … Read the rest
Dave Eddy Bilateral Hip Resurfacing with Mr. McMinn 1999
This archive footage shows badminton player Dave Eddy in action on the court. Dave has represented England over fifty times, winning a World Championship in the process and has bilateral Birmingham Hip Resurfacings (BHRs) which were both performed by Mr McMinn some fourteen years apart.
Dave says surgery ‘transformed’ him from “something of a cripple to someone who could walk normally … Read the rest
Colin Gittins Bilateral Hip Resurfacing with Mr. McMinn 2006
Colin Gittins describes his experience of having a bilateral Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR) operation. The keen football player is now back on the football field twice a week and also enjoys regular games of squash and circuit training. His procedure was performed by Mr McMinn in 2006.
You can read Colin’s story on our website here: http://www.mcminncentre.co.uk/colin-g…
Software Engineer Colin from … Read the rest
Brian Beech’s BHMR with Mr. McMinn 2009
Brian Beech talks of how his hip resurfacing operation ‘transformed’ his life. The active sportsman is now back playing squash and other high impact sports like football and tennis. Brian had a Birmingham Mid Head Resection (BMHR) in 2009, performed by Mr McMinn.
You can read Brian’s story on our website here: http://www.mcminncentre.co.uk/brian-b…
Managing Director Brian from Cheshire put up with hip arthritis … Read the rest
Phil Roberts Bilateral Hip Resurfacing with Mr. McMinn 2000/2011
Phil Roberts reflects on ten years with a right Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR), on the eve of having a left BHR, both with Mr McMinn. The ex-Manchester City youth footballer is now a chartered accountant but still regularly plays both 5-a-side and 11-a-side football matches.
You can read Phil’s story on our website here: http://www.mcminncentre.co.uk/phil-ro…
After the onset of arthritis in … Read the rest
Michael Ponberth Bilateral Hip Resurfacing Mr. McMinn 2001/2002
Michael Ponberth underwent bilateral Birmingham Hip Resurfacings (BHRs) in 2001 and 2002. In 2010, Michael had a left Birmingham Knee Replacement (BKR) and continues to play golf twice a week following surgery. All three operations were performed by Mr McMinn.
You can read Michael’s story on our website here: http://www.mcminncentre.co.uk/michael…
Sales Director Michael had bilateral BHRs with Mr McMinn in 2001 and … Read the rest
Chuck McBee’s BMHR with Mr. McMinn 2013
Chuck McBee is a sports coach from the United States. He travelled to the UK to see Mr McMinn and underwent Birmingham Mid Head Resection (BMHR) surgery on his left hip.
Chuck continues to lead an active life thanks to his hip replacement: going to the gym, playing golf and coaching football and softball.
For more information on Derek McMinn and the Birmingham … Read the rest