Recent National and International Presentations Weeden, SH: Curbside Consultation in Hip Arthroplasty, Question 29: I have a patient with severe segmental bone loss in the superior dome of the acetabulum. What should I do to reconstruct this defect? Slack Inc. 2010
Specialty in Total Hip Replacement Hip Resurfacing Total Knee Replacement Computer Assisted Navigation Arthroscopy / Cartilage Resurfacing Revision Hip & Knee Replacement
Dr. Vijay C. Bose presently works as Joint Director and consultant joint reconstructive surgeon at Asian Joint Reconstruction institute in Chennai and provides a referral-based service for complex hip, knee and shoulder problems. This unit attracts patients from all over the world for complex Reconstructions and Dr. Bose has personally done surgery for more than 1200 patients from North America. He has a special interest hip arthroplasty of the young patient utilising various implants to the best advantage of the patient. He has performed over 75 live surgical demonstrations in hip, knee and shoulder surgery all over Asia.
My training in resurfacing was basically at the source: Birmingham. I visited Mr McMinn in 2006 and Mr Treacy in 2008. Each has a unique talent for teaching and performs the operation differently. However, since I use the anterolateral approach, I have to say that in many ways I figured it out myself.
“Buzz was a great candidate for BHR because of his active lifestyle. Dislocation is a risk with full hip replacement patients engaged in physical activity,” according to Dr. Callander. While hip replacement requires the removal of the entire femoral head and neck, hip resurfacing leaves these structures intact.
Dr. Clarke has performed hundreds of resurfacing procedures and has one of the longest and largest experiences of Hip Resurfacing in the entire USA. He has implanted several different types of total hip resurfacing in the past and currently uses the FDA approved Birmingham Hip Resurfacing manufactured by Smith & Nephew.
Craig Della Valle, MD, is a native of New York and received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He completed his residency at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York City. During his residency he spent a full year devoted to clinical and basic science research in the field of adult reconstructive surgery. Dr Della Valle completed a fellowship in adult reconstructive surgery at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center and Central DuPage Hospital, Chicago, Illinois.
Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon. Staff member Anca Clinic AZJ an Palfijn Hospital of Ghent. Ex-staff member University Hospital of Ghent. Director ANCA-Clinic Ghent (Belgium), Roma (Italy), Johannesburg (South-Africa).
Dr. Thomas Gross is a specialist in joint replacement surgery of the hip and knee. He has been in private practice in Columbia, South Carolina with Midlands Orthopaedics, a premier group of orthopaedic subspecialists, since 1994.
Professor Department, Orthopaedic Surgery Medical Director, Orthopaedic Research Medical Director, Human Performance & Biodynamics Laboratory