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Hip Replacement Surgery on the Rise

Posted on March 19th, 2015 by

Hip Replacement Surgery on the Rise By Dr. Eric Grossman Researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released findings that from 2000 to 2010, the number of hip replacements for those older than 45 more than doubled. The CDC said: “The number and rate of total hip replacements among inpatients aged […]

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New York Orthopedist Explains Benefits of Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement

Posted on July 3rd, 2012 by

Benefits of Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement by Dr. Eric Grossman Typically after patients have a hip replaced with the conventional approach, they go to inpatient rehab following 3 to 4 days in the hospital.  When patients eventually return home, they are given strict “hip precautions” because of increased risk of dislocation during the first […]

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Westchester Orthopedist Dr. Eric Grossman Explains the Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement

Posted on June 11th, 2012 by

An Effective Approach to Hip Replacement by Dr. Eric Grossman For patients needing hip replacement, I utilize an anterior approach to ensure patients receive the most appropriate care possible. While there are three main approaches to hip replacement—lateral, anterior and posterior—the anterior approach has become more popular over the last decade.  The anterior approach focuses […]

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