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Hip Replacement

Dr Ashberg specializes in the latest minimally invasive, robotic assisted (MAKO), and anterior hip replacement surgery available.

Hip Replacement

If you're one of the millions of Americans suffering from hip pain caused by arthritis or an injury to the hip, and you haven't experienced adequate relief with conservative treatment options, hip replacement surgery may be right for you.

Dr. Ashberg offers minimally invasive, robotic assisted (MAKO), and anterior hip replacement surgery, with an emphasis on rapid recovery, including out patient surgery as an option.

Don't let hip pain keep you from the live that you want to live. Contact Dr Lyall Ashberg now to find a solution that is right for you.

How Does A Hip Replacement Work?

The original joint is replaced with a hip prosthesis, commonly called an artificial joint. This allows for easier and more natural movement of the joint. A total hip replacement involves removing the existing arthritis and placing a metal cup in the socket and a metal stem down the femur. There is a plastic, polyethylene, liner that is placed between the ball and socket to provide non metal-on-metal weight bearing surfaces.

Robotic Assisted MAKO Total Hip Replacement Surgery

Robotic Assisted MAKO Total Hip is robotic assisted hip replacement and is considered the new and cutting edge technology in total joint replacement. This technology provides Dr. Ashberg robotic assistance in the operating room; this guidance allows precise implant placement and smaller minimally invasive incisions. Precise implant placement may result in increased implant longevity. Read more

What Does a Minimally Invasive Approach Mean?

While traditional hip replacements involve a 12- to 14-inch incision, minimally invasive hip replacement uses a “mini-incision” (3 to 4 inches or less). The surgery is completed without cutting any of the major muscles or tendons around the hip. This means less pain and a quicker recovery and return to activities. Additional benefits include less tissue damage, scarring, and lower risk of dislocation.

Dr. Ashberg performs several minimally invasive approaches to ensure minimal pain and a quick recovery. Dr. Ashberg will work with you to decide on the best and least invasive approach for you.

Direct Anterior Approach

A small incision is made to the front of the upper thigh. A special operating table helps keep your body in the proper position. After the surgery there are only minor hip precautions taken until healing is complete. It is advised you avoid extending the leg behind your body, rotating your leg away from your body and hip thrusts with your legs extended

Introducing the Florida Hip Institute

Customized and comprehensive solutions to patients with hip conditions, starting in childhood and adolescence and extending into adulthood. Located in the world class Palm Beach area of South Florida

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Certified in Advanced Orthopedic Care

Dr Lyall Ashberg is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon

International Society of Hip Arthroscopy
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Atlantis Orthopaedics
Oceanside Physical Therapy
International Hip Dysplasia Institute
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
American Hip Institute
The Arthroscopy Association of North America
South African Society for Hip Arthroscopy
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World Class Palm Beach

Located in the beautiful Palm Beach area of South Florida, Dr Lyall Ashberg primarily serves the Florida counties of Palm Beach and Martin counties. If your're traveling from outside Florida or the US, you're sure to enjoy our world class hospitality and surrounding amenities.

Specialty trained in minimally invasive Hip Arthroscopy and Robotic Assisted Hip Replacement surgery

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