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OrthoCarolina is your destination for best in class care of the hip, with extensive experience with both simple and complex joint surgeries. We are committed to joint preservation strategies, nationally recognized for innovative research and are often responsible for educating fellow joint surgeons both domestically and abroad.

We approach difficult diagnoses collaboratively resulting in the best possible outcomes for our patients. Our patients generally have substantial improvement in their joint pain, ability to perform activities, and quality of life.

    “A Joint Operation”

    Hip and Knee Surgeons, Rheumatologists Collaborate to Improve Patient Outcomes – What to Know.

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    Study Examines Move to Ceramic Heads in Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty

    Dr. Fehring told OTW, “As we move away from using metal-on-metal bearings and face a relatively rare condition called ‘trunnionosis’

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    Total Hip Replacement Surgery, Anterior Approach: What to Know

    Total Hip Replacement, or arthroplasty, more common than you might think -- as of 2014, there were 2.5 million Americans living with an artificial hip. 1

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    What is femoroacetabular impingement?

    Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is a condition in the hip joint involving abnormal friction between the ball (femoral head) and socket (acetabulum).

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    What is Pediatric Hip Dysplasia?

    Hip Dysplasia is a comprehensive term that has been used to include a spectrum of related developmental hip problems in infants and children, often present at birth.

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    Multi Modal Pain Management: Making Hip and Knee Surgical Pain Easier

    American registered nurse Margo McCaffery, a pioneer of the field of pain management nursing, famously had a theory about human pain: "whatever the experiencing person says it is, existing whenever he says it does".

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    OrthoCarolina Hip & Knee Center Leading in Research

    More research needed for guidance on one-stage vs two-stage exchange to treat PJI after TKA

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    Changing Technology and Trends in Joint Replacement

    Joint replacement patients are growing older, but also getting younger

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    How Obesity Affects Your Arthritis

    Even as countries worldwide have populations that suffer from malnutrition, obesity has become a major worldwide health concern including in the United States.

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    Blogs & News / Orthopedic Library / General Orthopedics / Hip / Knee

    Top Achievements in Charlotte Medicine 2015 - Thomas Ferhing

    In an effort to improve the quality of care available in their community, these doctors are making Charlotte a leader in medical research, training, and education

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    Hip Replacement Surgery - Dr. Fehring

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    FAQs About Joint Replacement - Perioperative

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    FAQs About Joint Replacement - Healthy enough for surgery?

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    FAQs About Joint Replacement Surgery - Preparation

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    FAQs About Joint Replacement Surgery - Post Surgery

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    FAQs About Joint Replacement Surgery - Choosing a physician

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    FAQs About Joint Replacement Surgery - Is it time?

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    FAQs About Joint Replacement Surgery - Recovery

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    FAQs About Joint Replacement Surgery - Pain Management

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    FAQs Joint Replacement Surgery (Full Video)

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    New Techniques In Joint Replacement - OrthoCarolina Mooresville

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    OrthoCarolina to bundle knee, hip replacement costs

    Instead of waiting for change to be imposed, doctors at Charlotte’s OrthoCarolina, one of the region’s largest physician groups, have taken the lead in adopting a system to simplify billing and improve coordination of care.

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    Muscle Balance for Your Hips

    (And why you shouldn’t sit all day)

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