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VERILAST Hip Technology

How long do you want your implant to last? Learn about the most significant advancement in hip replacement materials in the past 20 years. Learn more about VERILAST Hip Technology

Direct Anterior Approach

If you've been told you are a candidate for hip replacement surgery, you may benefit from a new minimally invasive surgical technique called Direct Anterior hip replacement surgery. Learn more about the Direct Anterior Approach

What is Arthritis of the Hip?

Arthritis of the hip is a disease which wears away the cartilage between the femoral head and the acetabulum, the two bones will scrape against each other, raw bone on raw bone. Learn more about Hip Arthritis

When is Hip Surgery Recommended?

There are several reasons why your doctor may recommend hip replacement surgery. Learn more about Hip Surgery

Is Hip Replacement Surgery for You?

The good news is that if you are considering total hip replacement surgery, you're not alone. Learn more about Hip Replacement

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