SuperPath Process – Video

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The SuperPATH hip replacement technique is the creation of Dr. Jimmy Chow of the Orthopedic Institute of the West. It was developed by Dr. Chow as a refined combination of Dr. Stephen Murphy’s SUPERCAPTM and Dr. Brad Penenberg’s PATH® techniques. Dr. Penenberg now calls his technique the Direct Posterior approach. Both of these tissue sparing, minimally invasive techniques are excellent methods for a hip replacement, but the combination of the two forms what Dr. Chow has termed a “micro-invasive” technique.

Less tissue damage during surgery combined with state of the art anesthetic and pain management techniques allows for patients to have a much more rapid recovery than traditional methods of hip replacement. The large majority of patients go home after one night in the hospital. A few go home the same day of surgery and a few go home after two nights. and transitional care unit or nursing home stays are basically unheard of with this technique.

SOURCE: https://www.superpathhip.com/superpath-k-dean-olsen.html

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