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Dr. Daniel Chan is one of the leaders for hip replacement in South Florida especially for outpatient surgery in an ambulatory surgical center. He utilizes the latest techniques including the muscle-sparing, minimally-invasive direct anterior approach with the specialized Hana orthopaedic table. He also utilizes advanced technologies including intra-operative live x-rays and Velys hip navigation to ensure accurate implant positioning and leg length restoration. As an orthopaedic trauma specialist, Dr. Chan also is an expert in complex hip fracture reconstruction and also performs revision (re-do) hip replacement surgery where patients have had failed prior hip replacements. Please see below for additional information on relevant hip conditions and procedures.

Advantages of Anterior Hip Replacement Surgery

Can you really go home the same day, after a hip replacement? For some patients, that’s one of the benefits of Anterior Hip Replacement Surgery at Memorial, says Dr. Daniel Chan.

Total Hip Replacement

Total Hip Replacement

Hip replacement involves replacing the damaged hip joint with a prosthetic implant

Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement

Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement

Joint conditions such as arthritis may cause damage to the cartilage and bones leading to chronic pain in the hip and/or disability.

Anterior Hip Replacement

Anterior Hip Replacement

Anterior hip replacement surgery is performed under general anesthesia or regional anesthesia.

Outpatient Anterior Approach Hip Replacement

Outpatient Anterior Approach Hip Replacement

With improved technology and advances in anesthesia and pain control, hip replacement surgery has evolved and is now being offered in an outpatient setting.

Outpatient Hip Replacement

Outpatient Hip Replacement

Outpatient hip surgeries are mainly targeted at treating the joints damaged by arthritis and injuries.

Revision Hip Replacement

Revision Hip Replacement

Revision hip replacement surgery is performed under general anesthesia. During the procedure, your surgeon will make an incision over the hip to expose the joint.

Computer-Navigated Total Hip Replacement

Computer-Navigated Total Hip Replacement

Rapid recovery hip replacement is an innovative and minimally invasive surgical procedure to replace a damaged hip joint with a prosthesis.

Rapid Recovery Hip Replacement

Rapid Recovery Hip Replacement

Hip replacement involves replacing the damaged hip joint with a prosthetic implant.

X-ray Guided Hip Replacement

X-ray Guided Hip Replacement

X-ray guided hip replacement involves the use of pre-operative radiographic studies to help select the right size of the implant and to determine the proper position in which the implant should be placed.

Activities After Hip Replacement

Activities After Hip Replacement

Hip replacement is a surgery performed to replace parts of a diseased hip joint with a prosthesis.

Revision Hip Surgery

Revision Hip Surgery

Revision hip surgery is a repeat hip surgery performed in certain patients to correct the problems or complications of previous hip surgery and overcome its limitations.

Hip Fracture Surgery

Hip Fracture Surgery

The hip joint is a “ball and socket” joint. The “ball” is the head of the femur or thigh bone, and the “socket” is the cup-shaped acetabulum.

Physical Therapy for Hip

Physical Therapy for Hip

Physical therapy is an exercise program that helps you to improve movement, relieve pain, encourage blood flow for faster healing, and restore your physical function and fitness level. .

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • North America
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • FOS-Florida Orthopedic Society