I perform over 100 hip surgeries a year, predominantly primary and revision total hip replacements.
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Femoroacetabular Impingement FAI is a condition resulting from abnormal pressure and friction between the ball and socket of the hip joint resulting in pain and progressive hip dysfunction. This when left untreated leads to the development of secondary osteoarthritis of the hip.
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Arthritis literally means inflammation of a joint. However, it is used as a general term to describe any issue with joints.
The commonest form of arthritis is osteoarthritis. This condition is often referred to as “wear and tear”, and can affect any adult over the age of 40.
Click on the topics below to find out more from the Orthopaedic connection website of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.