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Hip Replacement Surgery: Sandy's Story


Life After Hip Replacement Surgery

After many years of suffering from chronic hip pain, Sandy Fenton, a radio broadcaster for iHeartRadio from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, knew it was time for a hip replacement. After diligent research and contacting multiple hospitals and physicians to inquire about hip replacement programs, she chose Johns Hopkins. Sandy shares her experience of her hip replacement and what her life has been like since the procedure.

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Robert Sterling, M.D.

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Orthopaedic surgeon Robert Sterling specializes in joint replacement surgery, including both first-time and revision hip replacement.

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Our experts specialize in complex surgeries and joint replacements and use innovative approaches and advanced treatments to treat a range of hip disorders.

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Condition Information

Also known as total hip arthroplasty, hip replacement is a surgical procedure used to replace damaged parts of a hip joint with a prosthesis to alleviate pain.

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