“ … very happy these implants are a part of my body.”

Name: Ernie

Age: 52

Gender: Male

Treatment Type: Hip Replacement

Product/Brand/Procedure: ACTIS® Hip Stem, PINNACLE® Acetabular Hip System

Activity/Hobby: Motorcycle Racing, Mountain Biking, Skiing and Snowboarding

Total hip replacement patient Ernie and wife pose on ski mountain


1. Barrett WP, et al. “Prospective Randomized Study of Direct Anterior vs Postero-Lateral Approach for Total Hip Arthroplasty.” The Journal of Arthroplasty 2013; (28): 1634- 1638.

2. Miller LE, Gondusky JS, Bhattacharyya S, Kamath AK, Boettner F, Wright J. Does Surgical Approach Affect Outcomes in Total Hip Arthroplasty Through 90 Days of Follow-Up? A Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis. J Arthroplasty. 2017: 33(4); 1296-1302.

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