Femoro Acetabular Impingement (FAI)
Hip arthroscopy is a minimally invasive technique that allows the treatment of intra and extra articular pathology. Normally labrum repair, labrum reconstruction, cartilage treatment and removal of FAI (impingement) is treated through hip arthroscopy. Associated lesions such as: bursitis, glut repair is also treated with hip arthroscopy.
It is an outpatient procedure with a very active recovery. Patients are in a stationary bike within a couple of hours after surgery. If indicated in the right patients, success are very high giving the opportunity to the patient to go back to normal activities within 3 months post operative.