The Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR) is a less invasive method than traditional hip replacement. BHR is designed to conserve more bone than a total hip replacement procedure. By preserving more bone, younger patients have additional surgical options for future surgery.
Birmingham Hip Resurfacing System Phillip Schmitt, D.O. is currently the third busiest surgeon for hip resurfacing in the country. He specializes in Birmingham Hip Resurfacing, an innovative procedure that replaces the damaged surface of the hip joint with a high-carbide, cobalt chrome. Dr. Philip Schmitt Offers The Birmingham Hip [...]