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The 4 Types of People Who Need A Hip Replacement

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Hip replacement surgery has become an extremely common surgery performed in the U.S. and the number performed every year continues to increase. Since 2000, the number of replacements has increased by 92% in patients over 75 years of age. But the idea that joint replacement is reserved for seniors is outdated. The number of hip replacements increased by 205% for patients age 45-55. With better healthcare access, people are living fuller and longer lives. As … Read More

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Welcome to Get A-Hip!

by James Loging, MDLeave a Comment

Welcome everyone to Get A-Hip. I created this website as an avenue to reach more people about the benefits of anterior hip replacement. This site’s mission is to present to you the many factors that go into a hip replacement surgery, and explain why I feel that the anterior approach is best for patients. Over the coming months, I’ll write about my experiences, advantages, equipment, costs and other elements surrounding anterior hip replacement. You’ll hear … Read More