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Dr. John Paul Salvo Jr., MS, BS, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
327 Greentree Road
Sewell, NJ
 

Dr. John Salvo specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Salvo include lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. His training includes a residency program at Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia. Dr. Salvo has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2013,2012,2011. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Kennedy Health System, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and Methodist Hospital. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Hip Pain, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Wrist Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Alan Sander Hilibrand, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
327 Greentree Road
Sewell, NJ
 

Dr. Alan Hilibrand is a specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Hilibrand is rated highly by his patients. These areas are among his clinical interests: laminectomy, spinal cord injuries, and knee replacement. He is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Workers' Compensation are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hilibrand honors. He attended Yale School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan for residency. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Hilibrand include: Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs and Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Scoliosis, Fractures, Lower Back ... (Read more)

Dr. Jess Hanley Lonner, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
327 Greentree Road
Sewell, NJ
 

Dr. Jess Lonner's specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Lonner's areas of expertise include the following: knee replacement, lower back strain, and torticollis. He honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. His distinctions include: Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Society; Marian Frauenthal Sloane Clinical Research Award, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY; and Hospital for Joint Diseases Alumni Association Award for Excellence in Clinical Research. Dr. Lonner is affiliated with Kennedy Health System, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and Bryn Mawr Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: Elbow Pain, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Gregory Krikor Deirmengian, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
327 Greentree Road
Sewell, NJ
 

Dr. Gregory Deirmengian's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His clinical interests include knee replacement, osteomyelitis, and ACL injury. Dr. Deirmengian is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and Lankenau Medical Center. Before performing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Deirmengian attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Deirmengian honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Bursitis, Biopsy, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Surgical ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 51
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,345
  • Medicare Cost: $1,554
Dr. Mark David Lazarus, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
327 Greentree Road
Sewell, NJ
 

Dr. Mark Lazarus is an orthopedist. Dr. Lazarus's clinical interests include knee replacement, lower back strain, and torticollis. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and then he performed his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010. Dr. Lazarus is professionally affiliated with Virtua Voorhees Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and Methodist Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, hip resurfacing

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Fractures, Lower ... (Read more)

Dr. Luke Stanford Austin, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
327 Greentree Road
Sewell, NJ
 

Dr. Luke Austin's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. After attending Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school, Dr. Austin completed his residency training at Jefferson University Hospitals. His areas of expertise include the following: lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. The average patient rating for Dr. Austin is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Austin is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. His professional affiliations include Kennedy Health System, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and Methodist Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , hip resurfacing

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Ralph Robert Franks Jr., DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
327 Greentree Road
Sewell, NJ
 

Dr. R. Franks' areas of specialization are family medicine and sports medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Franks include lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. Dr. Franks's hospital/clinic affiliations include Kennedy Health System and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Franks attended medical school at UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Kennedy Memorial Hospitals-University Medical Center, Stratford.

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Relevant Interests: , hip resurfacing

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Ankle Sprain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

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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.