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  • Cecilia Pascual-Garrido, MD, PhD

    Associate Professor, Adult Reconstruction- Adolescent and Hip Orthopedic Surgeon
  • 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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Visiting Physicians - Surgery Observation

Surgeons interested in learning about Hip Arthroscopy and Joint Preservation may arrange surgical observation. Please contact Laura Bretz

Visiting Physicians

Dr. Pablo Slullitel from the Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Centro de Cadera, Buenos Aires, Argentina; did a rotation as part of the AAHKS Travelling Fellowship Program. Dr. Slullitel is interested in hip pre-OA disorders including hip dysplasia, hip FAI and management of complex hip reconstructions procedures.

Dr Pablo Slullitel

Dr. Marco Antonio Veliz-Auba

Dr. Marco Antonio Veliz-Auba

Dr. Veliz-Auba is originally from Chile. He is currently doing his orthopedic residency in Santiago de Chile at the Universidad de Santiago de Chile. Marco Antonio is looking forward to continue his training in Hip Preservation once he finishes his orthopedic residency. He has already been exposed to the contemporary management of the young adult hip during his visit at Washington University in St Louis. [javascript protected email address]

Previous Visiting Physicians

Dr. Antonio Porthos Salas

Dr. Antonio Porthos Salas

Dr. Porthos is originally from Mexico. He works as a Sports and Adult Reconstruction Orthopedic Surgeon with specific focus in the young adult hip in the Hospital de Ortopedia y Traumatologia, Monterrey, Mexico. Dr. Porthos did his orthopedic residency in Mexico. He then performed a clinical research fellowship at HSS and a clinical fellowship in Hip Preservation in Australia. [javascript protected email address]

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