Hip Preservation Clinic
Hip preservation can reduce pain, improve your quality of life and sometimes delay your need for hip replacement surgery. Our specialists will work to save your hip joint and restore your mobility so you can get back to your normal routine.
Conditions We Treat
We treat all conditions related to hip preservation, including:
- Avascular necrosis (osteonecrosis)
- Cam impingement
- Complex hip deformities
- Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH)
- Hip cartilage tear (labral tear)
- Hip dysplasia
- Hip fracture
Meet Your Care Team
- Adolescent Sports Medicine, Adult Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine
- Adult Orthopaedics, Joint Replacement, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics
Why Choose Hip Preservation Clinic at Vanderbilt
- Recognized care
Vanderbilt is consistently ranked among the nation’s best by leading authorities on healthcare quality. People from throughout the Southeast and across the country rely on us for the best and most innovative care possible.
- Knowledge and experience
We are one of only a few hip preservation clinics in the U.S. Our surgeons are uniquely trained and have extensive experience in hip preservation therapies. Their depth of experience translates into expert, comprehensive care for you.
- A team approach
Our doctors will perform a comprehensive evaluation of your hip. In some cases you may see two doctors at the same appointment. They will gather a complete medical history, perform a physical exam and review diagnostic imaging. Together they will thoroughly explain your diagnosis and provide you with a care plan to meet your unique needs.
- Advanced research
As part of an academic medical center, we investigate new, more effective approaches to orthopaedic care. This means you have access to the latest treatment options available.
- Second opinions
A second opinion can help you make the best decisions. We review your medical history, diagnostic tests, any previous treatments and your personal preferences to provide you with an informed opinion.