Anterior Approach

A New Surgical Approach
that may Accelerate Recovery Time.1,2

Thank you for your interest in the Anterior Approach to Hip
Replacement. Like Bob, you or a loved one may benefit from
the innovative, muscle-sparing Anterior Approach and return
to a life with better mobility and less pain. Here, you will find
out how the Anterior Approach, when compared to more
traditional approaches has the potential to provide you or
your loved one with:1,2

  • Faster recovery
  • Less pain
  • Improved mobility
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Fewer post-operative restrictions
References:
1. Barrett WP, et al, Prospective Randomized Study of Direct Anterior vs Postero-Lateral Approach for Total Hip Arthroplasty, J. Arthroplasty (2013)
2. Vail TP, Marinani EM, Bourne MH, Berger RA, Meneghini RM: Approaches in Primary Total Hip Athroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am 91 (5): 10-12, August 2009.