Knee replacement surgery is an excellent treatment alternative when pain becomes more severe and interferes with your quality of life. It is one of the most successful operations performed annually in the United States.
Are female athletes more prone to anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries than male athletes? Over the past few decades, there has been an increase in the number of females competing in high impact sports such as soccer, basketball and lacrosse.
For a quicker recovery, less invasive approach to hip replacement and a chance to return to a full, active lifestyle sooner, the anterior approach is a remarkable option for patients suffering with debilitating hip pain.
Approximately 375,000 Americans undergo hip replacement surgery each year. This number probably will double over the next 25 years due in part to the aging population. Now, patients in Broward County can look forward to a quick recovery with few restrictions due to a less invasive procedure called ‘anterior hip replacement surgery.’