Patricia’s 15 Year Anniversary Video
Patricia Walter’s Hip Resurfacing
March 15, 2023 was my 17 year anniversary of receiving my BHR Birmingham Hip Resurfacing from Dr. De Smet in Belgium in 2006. My hip resurfacing is still great and I never had problems with it. I still believe hip resurfacing is a great alternative to a total hip replacement for the right candidate – normally younger people that are very active and want no restrictions.
Updated February 28, 2024
Dr. Thomas Gross
Dr. Jim MacKenzie
Professor Derek McMinn
Professor Derek McMinn explores the history and development of hip arthroplasty and the details of factors influencing a successful outcome. Professor McMinn has delivered this talk to many orthopaedic surgeons at international conferences. He continues on his journey to design and develop the most effective and safe joint replacements for future patients.
Read Complete Study Here: https://surfacehippy.info/pdf/dr-gross-2023-20year-survivorship-study.pdf Abstract Background At the turn of the century, over one‑third of total hip arthroplasties comprised metal‑on‑metal bear‑ ings. As this patient population and their implants age, it is crucial to understand associated late failure modesContinue reading →
Information about hip resurfacing statistics available at the 2023 Australian OANJRR available here: https://aoanjrr.sahmri.com/documents/10180/1579982/AOA_NJRR_AR23.pdf/c3bcc83b-5590-e034-4ad8-802e4ad8bf5b?t=1695887126627 Information about hip resurfacing from 2023 reportContinue reading →
I’ve benefited greatly from reading posts on this site over the last few years (thanks Pat) so thought I’d pass on my experience. I had the new Jointmedica Polymotion Hip Resurfacing with Dr Bill Farrington in Auckland NZ about 4.5Continue reading →
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