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Less Pain, No Cane Hip Surgery

Posted May 25, 2010

Mendocino, CA – This month, orthopedic surgeon Jack Bellah, M. D. begins offering leading-edge anterior hip replacement surgery that uses special equipment and procedures to avoid cutting muscles. In most cases, the result is a…

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96-year-old pioneering woman surgeon receives new ‘jif...

Posted May 25, 2010

Newport News, VA – Hip-replacement surgery gives 96-year-old new mobility Isabella Harrison, trim and neatly turned out in lavender pants with a matching top, leans over her walker to push it methodically in front of…

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New Hip Surgery Technique Offered In NM

Posted May 15, 2010

Albuquerque, N.M. — A new, less invasive hip surgery is being done in New Mexico, cutting down on recovery time. A ski boot-like device is part of a unique operating table that orthopedic surgeons at…

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Alternative hip replacement surgery eases recovery

Posted May 9, 2010

By M. B. Sutherland, Special to the Tribune Chicago, IL, May 5, 2010 – After Linda Place-Watson helped her mother through hip replacement surgery in 2005 and the long, painful recovery that followed, she knew…

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Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Surgery with Advantage of ...

Posted May 8, 2010

May 6, 2010, Abington, PA – Abington Memorial Hospital orthopaedists are now offering a revolutionary improvement in hip replacement surgery that is available at few hospitals in the U.S. Until now, the anterior approach (or…

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Local hospital acquires new hip replacement technology

Posted May 8, 2010

KSBY-TV – San Luis Obispo, CA May 5, 2010 French Hospital Medical Center announces a new, less invasive approach to hip surgery, called Anterior Hip Replacement. A specially-designed surgical table allows the surgeon to reach…

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