A forty year old Nigerian lady crippled by pyogenic arthritis in infancy received a primary total hip replacement. This restored her mobility and gave her a new lease of life. It was a technically difficult procedure as the native acetabulum was
[caption id="attachment_528" align="alignright" width="225" caption="Revision hip implant"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_526" align="alignleft" width="225" caption="Ugandan lady Esither Rubangura"][/caption] A revision hip replacement was performed for a retired Ugandan midwife. A cemented hip replacement done in 2004 had loosened. She had severe bone loss in the
[caption id="attachment_504" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Ceramic hip replacement"][/caption] A Nigerian patient sought a hip replacement in India. He was suffering from a neglected posterior dislocation of hip with avascular necrosis. He was given an advanced Ceramic on Ceramic hip. Although the US
Hip replacement in neglected acetabular fracture Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam Consultant Orthopedic surgeon, Chennai, www.hipsurgery.in Acetabular fractures are often sustained in four wheeler accidents. Most patients are young. The ideal treatment is internal fixation in displaced fractures. In neglected fractures or following improper fixation, avascular necrosis and
[caption id="attachment_433" align="alignright" width="96" caption="METHA hip A short stem hip with modularity"][/caption] More & more young & active patients world wide are in need of hip replacement surgery. In such cases, it is imperative to pay special attention to the technique
Ah, my favorite doctor ! Nice to hear from you. Summer is in full swing here, which means barbaque and boating. Thanks to your wonderful work I was able to try wake boarding this year. It was one of my
Video testimonial of Grandon Benson from Seattle, Washington, USA. He underwent right Birmingham hip resurfacing by Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam of www.hipsurgery.in
Grandon Benson from Portland Washington had his Birmingham hip resurfacing surgery in India. After enduring 12 years of pain, he is relieved and able to walk normally. Grandon had damaged his right hip in a car accident 12 years ago.
Hello Leonardo-- I was going to write and tell you of my adventures, but time just seems to fly. Anyway, the following is what happened. Oct. 14 flew to Chennai at night. Dr. V had forgotten there was a major Indian Holiday
American patient talks about his high value medical treatment in India. He received a Birmingham hip by Dr.Venkatachalam for a very affordable cost in Chennai, India.