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New Services
Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Now at St. Mary's
07/24/2009

Did you know there's a new type of total hip replacement that can significantly shorten the recovery time?

It's called Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Surgery, and the only place to receive it in the tri-state area is St. Mary's Joint Replacement Solutions, in partnership with Tri-State Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Surgery is a huge step forward in advantages for you. Since the surgery is performed from the front of the hip, there are multiple benefits:

  • Shorter recovery time -- only 2 to 8 weeks compared to 2 - 4 months
  • Smaller incision -- 4 or 5 inches compared to 10 to 12 inches Less muscle trauma
  • Less pain
  • Less blood loss
  • Less risk of dislocation
  • If you need a total hip replacment and you want to get back to your life as soon as possible, find out more about Anterior Approach Hip Replacmeent Surgery. Call (812) 485-7260 for details.

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