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  • Cecilia Pascual-Garrido, MD

    Assistant Professor, Adult Reconstruction- Adolescent and Young Adult Hip Service

  • Hip Arthroscopy

    Arthroscopy, also referred to as keyhole or minimally invasive surgery, is a procedure in which an arthroscope is inserted into a joint to check for any damage and repair it simultaneously.
  • Hip Preservation Surgery

    The various hip preservation surgeries for severe hip pain and dysfunction in young and active patients have been found to be beneficial.
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Core Decompression

Core decompression with bone marrow aspiration and bone graft is indicated for the treatment of early AVN (avascular Necrosis of the femoral head) of the femoral head. This is a minimally invasive surgery that allows you to weight bear with crutches immediately post surgery.

Below you will find a link that will give you a brief information on what to expect and post operative guidelines after the core decompression with bone marrow concentrate.


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