LBHR Dr. Schmitt November 16, 2010
November 20, 2010
I had my left BHR surgery with Dr. Schmitt on 16-Nov-10 and it went well. I started walking with a walker on the second day and went home on 18-Nov. No too much pain. Incision is healing well.
Today’s is day 5 and swelling is pretty extensive in the area of the operated thigh above the knee though no extensive pain, just discomfort because of swelling.
I had my hip resurfaced Monday morning on June 16th by Dr.
May 7, 2008
Tomorrow, May 8th is my big day for a RBHR with Dr. Schmitt at Huron Valley Hospital. I’m a little nervous but looking forward to being more active again, as I’m sure all of us are. I biked 25 miles a couple days ago knowing that it was probably my last decent bike ride for awhile. I want to thank everyone for sharing their stories. You are all an inspiration for me!
I’m not really much of an athlete now but my need for hip
resurfacing stems from being a gymnast and dancer 25 years (and 25 pounds) ago!
I am 46 and enjoy bowling and golf. I did not golf at all this year due to hip
Today marks 2 weeks since my Birmingham Hip Resurfacing on my left hip. The
surgery was performed by Dr. Philip Schmitt in Commerce Township, Michigan. I
was originally … Read the rest
My name is Dustin and I received an LBHR on 6/18/12. I am 24 years old and have not had anyone to talk to around my age about surgery/recovery from a BHR.
My surgeon is Dr. Schmitt based out of the DMC in southeastern Michigan.
I am now 3 days post op and feeling pretty good. I am home and did really well with PT in the hospital. After the first session they told me
2 Year Update June 12, 2017
I celebrate my two year anniversary of RBHR on June 17! It was a tough recovery and a lot of work but overall it has been great…I can do things I have not done in a very long time and the pain in my hip is nothing like it was…nothing. Most of the time it is nothing. I really wanted to get on here and say what a life … Read the rest
Chet Hip Resurfacing Dr. Schmitt 2012
September 12, 2012
Surgery went well yesterday . Doctor Schmitt said it was definitely bone on bone and I should feel a huge difference. Pt this morning.
September 13, 2012
They opted for general over the block because I have a herniated disc . It wasn’t to bad. Go to sleep wake up done. My throat was really sore the first day but better now. I did have a … Read the rest
Marty Micek Hip Resurfacing with Dr. Schmitt 2012
Detroit Medical Center Orthopedic Surgeon Philip Schmidt specializes in the less invasive Brimingham Hip resurfacing procedure, which preserves the patients’ joints and has a faster recovery time.
Hello my name is Jerry Wood. I’m 49 and I had the BHR resurfacing on the left side by Dr Philip Thomas Schmitt on May 23, 2011. It’s working great as you can see in the videos below. Training squats with 705 lbs and deadlifts for reps.
As sick as this sounds I’m looking forward to having the right side done in a year or two. I was at the point where I could barely … Read the rest
June 6, 2010 I’m about to do my LBHR with Dr. Philip Schmitt in metro Detroit. He’s done ~700 BHRs so far, and according to his office he’s got a great success rate – only 6 failures/revisions.
I apparently was born with femoracetabular impingement & have arthritis (10y+ at 41 y.o), and over the last year or so it’s degraded on the left side to where I can’t easily lift the leg up stairs, or … Read the rest
June 20, 2008 I had my hip resurfaced Monday morning on June 16th by Dr. Schmitt in Commerce, Michigan. I had been diagnosed with hip dysplasia and had been in constant pain (5-6 on a standard pain scale of 1-10) for months before my surgery. I developed pain in my leg more than a year ago which slowly progressed to groin pain (never occured to me that it was my hip!). What started as a … Read the rest
January 16, 2012 39 year old Male, Married, 1 son-16 months, Having BiLat BHR with Dr Philip Schmitt…drove 2 1/2 hrs from Kalamazoo, MI to Novi which is 20 minutes from the hospital…scheduled for tomorrow…noon. Got to the hotel this evening, hit Bonefish for one last meal…before midnight. Now..about to hit the hot tub and try not to think about the fact that I going to be put under for the first time ever and … Read the rest