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Dr. Todd Soung Kim, MD
Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1501 Trousdale Drive
Burlingame, CA
 

Dr. Todd Kim is an osteopathic manipulative medicine and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. In addition to English, Dr. Kim speaks Spanish. His areas of expertise consist of foot problems, shoulder problems, and elbow problems. His professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC), and Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF). He attended medical school at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Kim has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Radial Head Replacement, Sports Health, Elbow Arthroscopy, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Paul Edward Hazelrig Jr., MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
77 N. San Mateo Drive
San Mateo, CA
 

Dr. Paul Hazelrig's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: sports health and orthopedic surgery. He is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Mills-Peninsula Medical Group (MPMG), and Mills-Peninsula Physician Network. Dr. Hazelrig takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. After attending the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine, Dr. Hazelrig completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).

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Relevant Interests: , hip resurfacing

All Interests: Prosthetics, Knee Arthritis, Sports Health, Wrist Problems, Elbow Surgery, Partial Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 16
  • Charge (avg.): $5,575
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,557
Dr. Robert Corwin Detch, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1501 Trousdale Drive; Building B, 1st Floor
Burlingame, CA
 

Dr. Robert Detch's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He speaks Spanish. These areas are among Dr. Detch's clinical interests: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS), and San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC). Dr. Detch is a graduate of New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) for his residency. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Sports Health, Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 13
  • Charge (avg.): $4,782
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,426
Dr. Akira Yamamoto, MD
Specializes in Trauma Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1680 S Norfolk Street
San Mateo, CA
 

Dr. Akira Yamamoto is a trauma surgeon and orthopedic surgeon. He speaks Japanese. He has indicated that his clinical interests include orthopedic surgery. Dr. Yamamoto's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Dr. Yamamoto's education and training includes medical school at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Yamamoto's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Radial Head Replacement, Foot Surgery, Partial Knee Replacement, Fractures, Osteomyelitis, Pelvic ... (Read more)

Dr. Dennis C Park, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
77 N San Mateo Drive
San Mateo, CA
 

Dr. Dennis Park is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Park attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is especially interested in sports health and orthopedic surgery. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and more. Dr. Park is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Mills-Peninsula Medical Group (MPMG), and Mills-Peninsula Physician Network. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip resurfacing

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Knee Arthritis, Radial Head Replacement, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Elbow ... (Read more)

Dr. Alberto Antonio Bolanos, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
100 S San Mateo Drive; Suite 424
San Mateo, CA
 

Dr. Alberto Bolanos is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is especially interested in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Bolanos takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Stanford University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Bolanos's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Seton Medical Center (Daly City and Moss Beach, CA), and Brown & Toland Physicians. Dr. Bolanos is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Prosthetics, Radial Head Replacement, Sports Health, Elbow Arthroscopy, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 11
  • Charge (avg.): $1,476
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,291
Dr. Richard L Florio, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1501 Trousdale Drive; Building B, 1st Floor
Burlingame, CA
 

Dr. Richard Florio specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and practices in San Mateo, CA and Burlingame, CA. Dr. Florio's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. In his practice, he is particularly interested in orthopedic surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF), and Mills-Peninsula Physician Network. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Florio honors. He is accepting new patients. He is a graduate of the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and a graduate of National Naval Medical Center's residency program.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Ankle Fracture, Wrist Surgery, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Dirk Ross Diefendorf, MD
Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
100 S. Ellsworth Avenue; Suite 607
San Mateo, CA
 

Dr. Dirk Diefendorf specializes in osteopathic manipulative medicine, orthopedics/orthopedic surgery, and sports medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Diefendorf include sports health and orthopedic surgery. Patients rated Dr. Diefendorf highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Southern California (USC), Dr. Diefendorf attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Diefendorf speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Mills-Peninsula Medical Group (MPMG), and Mills-Peninsula Physician Network. Dr. Diefendorf is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Knee Arthritis, Radial Head Replacement, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, ... (Read more)

Dr. Richard Alan Young, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1 Baywood Avenue; Suite 10
San Mateo, CA
 

Dr. Richard Young's medical specialty is family medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Young accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and more. He attended medical school at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine. Dr. Young's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Mills-Peninsula Medical Group (MPMG), and Mills-Peninsula Physician Network. He is accepting new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 22
  • Charge (avg.): $879
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $262

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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.

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