[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
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.
Avascular necrosis of the hip is a frequently seen condition in young patients. It is of diverse origin and its treatment is controversial. Surgical treatment remains the key stone in late cases with hip replacement as the proved and tested
[caption id="attachment_252" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Stem cell treatment of avascular necrosis."][/caption] A novel form of treatment is now available in India for patients with early stage avascular necrosis of the hip. This treatment is based on regenerative medicine. Avascular necrosis of the
A Nigerian judge sought Orthopedic surgery from Dr.Venkatachalam for his son's Paralytic foot. Here he narrates his experience.
Orthopedic surgery abroad- Nigerian doctor's experience in India Video shows a Nigerian doctor rating Dr. Venkatachalam's services as excellent.
Joint Replacement specialist increases internet awareness for Orthopedic surgery practice in Chennai