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Dr. John Vincent Tiberi III, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
6801 Park Terrace
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. John Tiberi practices adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery in Los Angeles, CA, Long Beach, CA, and Torrance, CA. Dr. Tiberi has a special interest in hip arthroscopy, total hip replacement, and partial knee replacement. He is affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. Before performing his residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Dr. Tiberi attended the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tiberi takes. Dr. Tiberi has received the distinction of Southern California Rising Stars. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , total hip replacement

All Interests: Hip Arthroscopy, Total Hip Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement, MAKOplasty, Total Knee Replacement

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 22
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,088
  • Medicare Cost: $301
Dr. Behrooz Broukhim, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
9763 W. Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Behrooz Broukhim's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. After completing medical school at Tehran University of Medical Sciences, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Broukhim include back pain, hip replacement, and massage. The average patient rating for Dr. Broukhim is 3.0 stars out of 5. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Broukhim takes. Dr. Broukhim is conversant in Persian. He is professionally affiliated with Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Sports Health, Massage, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Hip Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2020 Santa Monica Boulevard; 4th Floor
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. Michael Gerhardt specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He speaks Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Gerhardt include hip replacement, ACL reconstruction, and rotator cuff surgery. Dr. Gerhardt is affiliated with UCLA Health and Cedars-Sinai. Before completing his residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, Dr. Gerhardt attended medical school at Penn State College of Medicine and MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Pain, Sports Health, Hip Problems, Ankle Fracture, Elbow Arthroscopy, Revision Knee Arthroplasty, ... (Read more)

Dr. Kevin Michael Ehrhart, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2020 Santa Monica Boulevard; 4th Floor
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. Kevin Ehrhart works as an orthopedist. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Ehrhart include revision hip arthroplasty, wrist arthroscopy, and partial knee replacement. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, and more. Dr. Ehrhart studied medicine at St. Louis University School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Southern California Super Doctors and Southern California Super Doctors 2008. Dr. Ehrhart is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include UCLA Health and Cedars-Sinai. He has an open panel.

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Clinical Interests: Hip Problems, Elbow Arthroscopy, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, Partial Knee Replacement, MAKOplasty, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 24
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,812
  • Medicare Cost: $1,389
Dr. Eric Egan Johnson, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
11301 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Eric Johnson's specialty is orthopedic trauma. He is a graduate of the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Johnson completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Utah and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). His areas of expertise consist of acetabular fracture, trauma, and hip resurfacing. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Johnson include: Southern California Super Doctors; Southern California Super Doctors 2008; and Los Angeles Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: Hip Problems, Hip Dysplasia, Bone Problems, Fractures, Hip Resurfacing, Pelvic Problems, Hip ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2020 Santa Monica Boulevard; 4th Floor
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. Kenton Horacek is an orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Horacek's areas of expertise include the following: hip replacement, knee replacement, and knee arthroscopy. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He has received the following distinctions: Southern California Super Doctors and Southern California Super Doctors 2008. Dr. Horacek is professionally affiliated with UCLA Health and Cedars-Sinai. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Pain, Hip Problems, Revision Knee Arthroplasty, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, Knee Problems, Surgical ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 21
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,921
  • Medicare Cost: $1,456
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2020 Santa Monica Boulevard; 4th Floor
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. John Sellman is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Sellman's training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). His areas of expertise include the following: clubfoot, bunions, and plantar fasciitis. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Workers' Compensation, in addition to other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Sellman include: Southern California Super Doctors and Southern California Super Doctors 2008. His professional affiliations include UCLA Health and Cedars-Sinai. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Pain, Plantar Fasciitis, Ankle Fracture, Knee Problems, Heel Problems, Ankle Problems, Bunions, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 23
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,033
  • Medicare Cost: $239
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2020 Santa Monica Boulevard; 4th Floor
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. Thomas Lain's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, and more. Dr. Lain is open to new patients. He studied medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,033
  • Medicare Cost: $243
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
6801 Park Terrace Boulevard; Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Michael Banffy's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine; he sees patients in Los Angeles, CA and Anaheim, CA. Areas of expertise for Dr. Banffy include hip replacement, knee replacement, and shoulder tendonitis. Dr. Banffy accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. For his residency, Dr. Banffy trained at Harvard Orthopaedic Combined Residency Program and Massachusetts General Hospital. He has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Rising Stars. Dr. Banffy is professionally affiliated with Cedars-Sinai. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Foot Surgery, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, MAKOplasty, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,419
  • Medicare Cost: $1,516
Dr. Bruce Allen Brown, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
1250 16th Street; Suite 2100
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. Bruce Brown specializes in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Brown speaks Spanish. Areas of expertise for Dr. Brown include general orthopedics, shoulder problems, and ankle problems. His hospital/clinic affiliations include UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. After completing medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine, he performed his residency at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview. Dr. Brown takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield.

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Relevant Interests: , total hip replacement

All Interests: General Orthopedics, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Achilles Tendon Problems, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Benjamin Christopher Bengs, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
1250 16th Street; Suite 2100
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. Benjamin Bengs is a specialist in orthopedic trauma and adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He works in Santa Monica, CA and Los Angeles, CA. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bengs's clinical interests include hip revision, osteoarthritis, and osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis). His professional affiliations include UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Bengs is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School, Dr. Bengs attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine. He has received distinctions including Cum Laude at graduation, Georgetown University School of Medicine; Alpha Omega Alpha, Georgetown University School of Medicine; and USMLE Step I: 99%, Georgetown University School of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , hip resurfacing

All Interests: Hip Problems, Hip Revision, Fractures, Total Knee Replacement, Surgical Procedures, Hip ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 63
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,293 - $7,671
  • Medicare Cost: $1,233 - $1,516
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
200 N. Roberston Boulevard; Suite 205
Beverly Hills, CA
 

Dr. David Golden is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Golden average 4.0 stars out of 5. His areas of clinical interest consist of hip replacement and knee replacement. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending Ohio State University College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Golden is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Pain, Hip Problems, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Surgical Procedures, Hip Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
8737 Beverly Boulevard; Suite 303
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Robert Klapper works as an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist in West Hollywood, CA and Los Angeles, CA. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Klapper's areas of clinical interest consist of hip replacement, knee replacement, and rotator cuff surgery. He is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HealthSmart, and more. Dr. Klapper is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. His training includes a residency program at Hospital for Special Surgery.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Ligament Problems, Surgical Procedures, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Rotator Cuff Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 40
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,894
  • Medicare Cost: $1,518
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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
8700 Beverly Boulevard; Pro - South 5534
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Earl Brien is a Los Angeles, CA physician who specializes in pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient reviews placed Dr. Brien at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include hip replacement, bone cancer, and spina bifida. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Brien takes. Before completing his residency at Martin Luther King, Jr.-Harbor Hospital, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and a hospital affiliated with Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, Dr. Brien attended medical school at Harvard Medical School and Howard University College of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Tumor, Hip Problems, Cyst, Osteoporosis, Spina Bifida, Bone Cancer, Sarcoma, Bone Problems, Lower ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,518
  • Medicare Cost: $1,447
Dr. Francis Peter Cyran, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
11301 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Francis Cyran's area of specialization is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Cyran studied medicine at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Clinical interests for Dr. Cyran include metabolic bone disease, osteomyelitis, and bone cancer. Dr. Cyran is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. His professional affiliations include UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, total hip replacement

All Interests: Metabolic Bone Disease, Osteoporosis, Bone Cancer, Total Hip Replacement, Bone Problems, Total Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 28
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,296 - $7,808
  • Medicare Cost: $1,263 - $1,513
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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
8700 Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Charles Moon specializes in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Moon include hip replacement, knee replacement, and patella (kneecap) fracture. Dr. Moon is professionally affiliated with Cedars-Sinai. He is a graduate of New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and New York Medical College and a graduate of Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center's residency program. Dr. Moon takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HealthSmart, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Pain, Shoulder Fracture, Elbow Fracture, Ankle Fracture, Pelvic Fracture, Hip Fracture, Shoulder ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 29
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,604 - $4,518
  • Medicare Cost: $1,166 - $1,516

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What is Hip Replacement Surgery?

Hip replacement is a surgical procedure to replace parts of the hip joint that are damaged by disease or injury. It is most often done to treat arthritis, a common condition that causes stiffness and pain in the joints. Surgery is used only after other, less invasive treatments have failed to work.

The type of hip replacement you receive is based on your age and the extent of damage to your hip. The hip joint has two parts: the femoral head, or hip ball, and the acetabulum, or hip socket. The hip ball is located on the upper end of the femur (thigh bone), and the hip socket is part of the pelvis. Depending on whether one or both parts require replacement, you may need one of the following procedures:

  • Partial hip replacement, which is generally recommended in the case of hip fractures or other hip injuries. If you are having a partial hip replacement, only the hip ball will be replaced.
  • Total hip replacement, which is often used to treat the hip joint when it has become damaged due to arthritis. Both the hip socket and hip ball are replaced.
  • Hip resurfacing, which is usually performed for younger patients. A hip resurfacing procedure reshapes the hip ball and only replaces its surface. This preserves more bone and makes future surgeries easier. If you are having a partial hip resurfacing, only the hip ball is resurfaced and replaced. If you are having a total hip resurfacing, the hip socket will be replaced as well.

During hip replacement surgery, an incision is made along the side of the hip. The surgeon may access the joint directly through this incision, or by using small tools and a lighted tube called an arthroscope to see and treat the joint. The diseased tissue is removed, and the bones are smoothed out and fitted with metal ends. The metal pieces may be cemented in place, or they may have a porous structure that encourages bone to grow into them and hold them securely. A smooth plastic cushion is placed between the two bones to replace the cartilage and allow the joint to move freely.

Hip replacement surgery takes one to two hours, and afterwards you may stay in the hospital for several days. When you go home, you will have to use a cane, walker, or crutches at first. You will likely have physical therapy to improve your ability to move with your new hip. After the first few weeks, light exercise such as bike riding or swimming will help you heal, but certain actions, such as climbing stairs or bending over at the waist, may be difficult at first. It will take several weeks before you can drive or return to work. Full recovery may take six to 12 months.