Many of you will know that Julie Iveson was about to undergo hip surgery. Due to damage she sustained several years ago, as an international gymnast. Well four weeks on, Julie is back on her feet, and doing her exercises regularly. She looking forward to returning to work in mid March.
Different types of hip surgery
Surgery has advanced considerably over recent years. There are several options now available, from arthroscopy to hip resurfacing, stem cell therapy, microplasty and finally total hip replacement. The rule of thumb is to preserve the patient’s own bone/tissue for as long as possible. These innovative techniques have now allowed more choice.