I had my right hip resurfaced March 5. 2009 by Dr. Frank Smith in Hamilton, Ontario. At my six week appointment he told me to start chipping and each week, if there was no problems the next week hit short irons, the following week hit long irons etc to where I felt comfortable that nothing was going to happen. I am now back walking a golf course for the first time in about six years. No pain, or problems.
March 25, 2009 I also had SCFE as a kid and had no problems until I reached the age of 42, when as an active golfer found I could no longer walk 18 holes of golf without my leg stiffening and pain. I wnt to an … Read the rest