I am 33 and had a LBHR done by Dr. Pritchett this winter. I too have skied all my life……backcountry, resort, heli, halfpipe, terrain park, all of it. I’ve heard of people retiring to ski after hip resurfacing, but not necessarily at a high and aggressive level.
I was 33 when I had my first on 12/23/08 and 34 when I had my second on 12/23/09.
December 22, 2009
Just got out of the OR recovery room a few minutes ago from my second BHR with Dr. Pritchett in Seattle, exactly one year to the day from my LBHR. The first one has worked great so far and I have been able to ski, surf and play basketball at a high level. I am looking