+-

Advertisements

 Return to Surface Hippy Main Website  https://surfacehippy.info

Author Topic: getting opinions about THR vs. BHR  (Read 2337 times)

0 Members and 22 Guests are viewing this topic.

flyingtothesea

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 1
getting opinions about THR vs. BHR
« on: March 07, 2011, 11:54:58 PM »
Hello! I am a patient of Dr. Vail's in San Francisco. He has said that being a small woman with a hip dysplasia makes me poor candidate for BHR even though I am 37 years old, active and have good bone density. Given that he is listed as one of the surgeons on this site who has performed a lot of both BHRs and THRs, I hadn't thought to question his opinion. Are there others in California who I should see for a 2nd opinion re: the possibility of BHR?

Thanks!

stano

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 44
Re: getting opinions about THR vs. BHR
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2011, 01:19:23 AM »
hello,
This is the DR. I used, 19 months post BHR.
      Dr. Thomas Ferro, Orthopaedic Surgeon - Doctor MD in Arroyo Grande ...
Dr. Thomas Ferro, MD, Rated 3.0 Stars by Patients, Attended 4 Star Medical School, Quality Indicators and more on Dr. Ferro. Located in Arroyo Grande, CA.

www.vitals.com/doctors/Dr_Thomas_D_Ferro.html


Stano

 

Recent Posts

Re: 27 years old female hip resurfacing surgery by lizardly
July 28, 2020, 09:15:13 PM

Re: Doing Great 2-years Post Op! by suncag
July 26, 2020, 03:30:55 PM

Re: Doing Great 2-years Post Op! by Pat Walter
July 25, 2020, 03:16:08 PM

Doing Great 2-years Post Op! by suncag
July 25, 2020, 02:38:27 PM

Advertisements

HONcode

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.

Donate Thru Pay Pal

Surface Hippy Gear

HTML ezBlock

View My Stats
Powered by EzPortal