Do You Need a Joint Replacement? (Part 1 of 4)
As a specialist in joint replacement, I am frequently asked "How will I know when it is time to have my hip or knee replaced?" As we age, most people...
Anterior Hip Replacement
As a specialist in hip surgery, I meet patients every day who have hip arthritis. When we discuss surgery, almost every patient has asked me if I do hip replacement "that new way."
Gender Disparities in Joint Replacement
Women have a longer life expectancy compared to men. Women are also more likely than men to develop arthritis. However, joint replacement is significantly underutilized by women.
Kathleen A. Hogan, MD
Kathleen A. Hogan, MD is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. She is a fellowship trained specialist in the surgical treatment of hip and knee arthritis. Dr. Hogan completed her fellowship training in arthroplasty (joint replacement) at Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard, Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Hogan’s clinical interests include knee arthroscopy, hip and knee replacement, and complex hip and knee revision surgery. More >>