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Category: Hip


The Anterior Approach to Total Hip Replacement

Richard “Alex” Sweet II, MD

“Anterior” is a medical term used to describe a location on the body more towards the front. The incision is in the area near your front pants pocket. A tradition posterior approach has an incision near your back pants pocket.

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Computer Navigation Total Hip Arthroplasty – The Hip “Xpert”

Richard “Alex” Sweet II, MD

A computer is used to improve implant positioning compared to traditional methods in an attempt to reduce complications. Robots and computers offer levels of precision and accuracy far beyond the natural capabilities of any surgeon. Recently, there has been an increasing trend towards incorpo-rating robots and computers in surgery.

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The Anterior Total Hip Walkthrough – What Happens in Surgery

Richard “Alex” Sweet II, MD

The Hana Table is a specialized surgical table designed specifically for the anterior hip approach. It allows the surgeon to safely perform the surgery and helps to minimize complications. The hip is exposed by splitting the space between two muscles, allowing me to perform the surgery without cutting any muscle.

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Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic

4130 Dutchman's Lane,
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(502) 897-1794

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Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic
4130 Dutchman's Lane
Suite 300
Louisville, KY 40207
Northgate Medical Center
3605 Northgate Court
Suite 207
New Albany, IN 47150