Patients with hip arthritis who have been recommended for hip replacement surgery may be overwhelmed by the variety of options available and the surgery and recovery period to come. In this detailed guide, leading consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Andrew Skyrme sheds light on which patients may be most suitable for the various types of hip replacement and explains the steps he takes in his own practice to ensure the best outcomes for his patients.
In this article, Mr Shahzad Raja, an esteemed London-based cardiac surgeon, shares his expertise with regards to off-pump and on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting surgery, explaining the difference between the two, what happens during each respective procedure, and how long recovery generallt takes for both.
Leading consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon Mr Araz Massraf, who specialises in the hip and knee, gives an expert guide on what to expect from hip replacement surgery in this informative article.
A protruding lump caused by tissue and organs pushing through the muscle wall, might be a hernia. Affecting people of all ages, hernias can develop into dangerous conditions if they are not managed correctly. Mr Krishna Moorthy, highly esteemed surgeon, provides a comprehensive overview of hernias, explaining what are the causes, how important is it to treat a hernia and what are the side effects of hernia surgery.
In one of today's articles, we take a close look at ulcerative colitis, as esteemed gastroenterologist and endoscopist, Dr John Martin, reveals the most common causes of the colon-affecting condition, and reveals how patient's can monitor the progression of the condition, and what they can expect in terms of the condition's progression over time.
Capsule endoscopy, which takes images of your gut and provides essential information for doctors regarding diagnosis of small or large bowel conditions, is an option for those looking to avoid invasive surgery. Respected consultant gastroenterologist Dr Alberto Murino is here to explain further about this fascinating and useful innovation.
Robotic knee replacement surgery can be extremely beneficial to both the patient and surgeon performing it. Find out why in our latest article here, as highly experienced, skilled, and trusted consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon, Mr Fahad Gulam Attar, outlines the main advantages of robotic-assisted knee replacement surgery.
Instability in the kneecap can lead to pain, a wobbling sensation or in some cases, dislocation of the joint. In this article, renowned consultant orthopaedic surgeon and specialist knee surgeon Mr Bilal M. Barkatali gives an expert guide to patellar femoral instability and how different surgical techniques can correct the problem.
In our latest article, highly revered respiratory, sleep, and critical care consultant, Professor Suveer Singh, details the most common risk factors typically associated with asthma, and explains how the respiratory affecting condition can be treated.