At Salisbury Hospital we offer a number of hip surgeries both elective and trauma. These are major surgeries and may require assessment to ensure your fitness to receive an anaesthetic. Our hip surgery services include full hip replacement, hip arthroscopy, hip injection and revision hip surgery. We provide this service with a multidisciplinary team approach where surgeons, specialist physiotherapists and occupational therapists work together to give our patients the best possible outcome.
Our Hip Consultants are:
We also run a pre-operative education session for people awaiting a hip replacement; ‘Joint School’ is run weekly by the therapists to help you prepare and plan for your operation.
Total hip replacement
Hip fracture – cannulated screws
Hip fracture – Dynamic Hip Screw
Hip Fracture – hemiarthroplasty
Our staff at Salisbury District Hospital have long been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment they provide for our patients and for their innovation, commitment and professionalism. This has been recognised in a wide range of achievements and it is reflected in our award of NHS Foundation Trust status. This is afforded to hospitals that provide the highest standards of care.