Degenerative Arthritis of the Hip

Degenerative Arthritis of the Hip

Dr. Hue H. Luu provides tips on evaluating a patient with a painful hip, radiographic evaluation and treatment algorithm.  Dr. Luu also provides suggestion on when to refer a patient for join replacement, anesthetic choices and an expected postoperative timeline.  He closes the presentation by addressing hot topics in hip replacements including MIS surgery, new technology and direct anterior approach. 


September 17, 2015

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The University of Chicago Medicine

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Hue Luu, MD

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Hue Luu, MD, is skilled in the surgical care of bone and soft tissue tumors. He also specializes in joint replacement surgery, including both direct anterior and posterior-lateral hip approaches for hip replacements. Dr. Luu works with ...