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Dr. Adolph Joseph Yates Jr., MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5200 Centre Avenue; Suite 415, Shadyside Medical Building (joint Reconstruction Center)
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Adolph Yates, who practices in Pittsburgh, PA, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Yates (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Russian. Dr. Yates is especially interested in hip replacement, knee replacement, and knee arthroscopy. His professional affiliations include UPMC Shadyside and UPMC Presbyterian. His education and training includes medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Yates accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Knee Surgery, Knee Arthroscopy, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 18
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,339
  • Medicare Cost: $1,423
Dr. Brian Reynolds Hamlin, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
300 Halket Street; Suite 1601-b
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Brian Hamlin's specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Hamlin's areas of expertise include the following: knee surgery, hip surgery, and bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. Dr. Hamlin is a graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and a graduate of Mayo Clinic's residency program. His professional affiliations include UPMC Mercy, UPMC Presbyterian, and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC.

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Clinical Interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 27
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,009
  • Medicare Cost: $1,451
Dr. Anton Y Plakseychuk, PhD, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
3471 5th Avenue; Suite 1010
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Anton Plakseychuk is an orthopedic traumatologist. In addition to English, he speaks Russian. He has a special interest in hip surgery and bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Dr. Plakseychuk is affiliated with UPMC Mercy, UPMC Presbyterian, and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. He attended Kazan State Medical University for medical school and subsequently trained at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) for residency. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Plakseychuk accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical Interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,516
  • Medicare Cost: $1,423
Dr. Anthony Michael Digioia III, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
300 Halket Street; Suite 1601-a
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Anthony Digioia practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Pittsburgh, PA. He studied medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Digioia's residency was performed at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). His areas of expertise include the following: knee surgery and hip surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Digioia is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Digioia honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. He is affiliated with UPMC Mercy and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC.

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Clinical Interests: Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 21
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,071
  • Medicare Cost: $1,352
Dr. Richard Louis McGough III, MD
Specializes in Oncology, Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5200 Centre Avenue; Suite 415, Shadyside Medical Building (joint Reconstruction Center)
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Richard McGough sees patients in Pittsburgh, PA. His medical specialties are oncology (cancer care) and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Clinical interests for Dr. McGough include hip replacement, knee replacement, and sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer). He is professionally affiliated with UPMC Shadyside, UPMC Presbyterian, and UPMC St. Margaret. He takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. Before completing his residency at Rhode Island Hospital, Dr. McGough attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is conversant in French.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Sarcoma, Knee Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Knee Arthroscopy, Hip Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Lisa Rose Blackrick, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
1350 Locust Street; Suite 220, Upmc Mercy Professional Building
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Lisa Blackrick is a specialist in orthopedic trauma. In Dr. Blackrick's practice, she is particularly interested in hip replacement, knee replacement, and fractures (broken bones). Her hospital/clinic affiliations include UPMC Mercy, UPMC Presbyterian, and Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. She attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Blackrick trained at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). The average patient rating for Dr. Blackrick is 4.5 stars out of 5. She takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Shoulder Replacement, Fractures, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement

Dr. Lawrence Scott Crossett, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5200 Centre Avenue; Suite 415, Shadyside Medical Building (joint Reconstruction Center)
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Lawrence Crossett is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He works in Pittsburgh, PA. The average patient rating for Dr. Crossett is 4.5 stars out of 5. In his practice, Dr. Crossett focuses on hip replacement and knee replacement. He is affiliated with UPMC Shadyside and VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS). He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. Dr. Crossett graduated from Temple University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Temple University.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 21
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,339
  • Medicare Cost: $1,423
Dr. Peter Allen Siska, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
3471 Fifth Avenue; Suite 1010, Kaufmann Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Peter Siska specializes in orthopedic trauma. Dr. Siska attended medical school at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Areas of particular interest for Dr. Siska include hip replacement, knee replacement, and fractures (broken bones). His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Siska's professional affiliations include UPMC Mercy, UPMC Presbyterian, and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Fractures, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement

Dr. Dana Christopher Mears, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Other
5820 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Dana Mears is an orthopedic traumatologist in Pittsburgh, PA. In Dr. Mears's practice, Dr. Mears is particularly interested in hip surgery and bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. On average, patients gave Dr. Mears a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Mears accepts several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. Dr. Mears attended Oxford University Medical School and subsequently trained at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) for residency. Dr. Mears is affiliated with UPMC Shadyside, UPMC Mercy, and UPMC St. Margaret.

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Clinical Interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 54
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,240
  • Medicare Cost: $1,428
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1145 Bower Hill Road; Suite 301
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Ari Pressman practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Pressman's patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. He graduated from the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Pressman trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Ottawa for residency. He speaks French. He is affiliated with UPMC Mercy.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,288
  • Medicare Cost: $1,402
Dr. Edward J McClain III, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
200 Delafield Road; Suite 1040
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Edward McClain's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His clinical interests include knee surgery and hip surgery. He is affiliated with UPMC St. Margaret. Dr. McClain is a graduate of West Virginia University School of Medicine. He trained at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) for his residency. Dr. McClain has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more.

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Clinical Interests: Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,332
  • Medicare Cost: $1,265
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5200 Centre Avenue; Suite 415, Shadyside Medical Building (joint Reconstruction Center)
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Brian Klatt's area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Klatt studied medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). He has a special interest in hip replacement and knee replacement. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. Dr. Klatt's professional affiliations include UPMC East, UPMC Shadyside, and UPMC Mercy.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Knee Surgery, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,339
  • Medicare Cost: $1,423
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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
5820 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Roger Componovo practices adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery in Pittsburgh, PA. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 32
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,586
  • Medicare Cost: $1,304
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1307 Federal Street; Second Floor
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Julius Huebner is a Pittsburgh, PA physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Huebner honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,248
  • Medicare Cost: $1,494
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Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5820 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Michael Miller is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He has indicated that his clinical interests include knee surgery and hip surgery. Dr. Miller is rated highly by his patients. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Wayne State University for residency. Dr. Miller is affiliated with UPMC Shadyside, UPMC Mercy, and UPMC St. Margaret.

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Clinical Interests: Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 22
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,019
  • Medicare Cost: $1,361
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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
1307 Federal Street
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Timothy Sauber practices adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery in Pittsburgh, PA. He accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Sauber is a graduate of Northeast Ohio Medical University.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,826
  • Medicare Cost: $231

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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.