Research: When Do Patients Improve After Hip Arthroscopy for Femoroacetabular Impingement?

Dr. Alan Zhang, MD

Dr. Alan Zhang, MD, an orthopaedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist in the UCSF Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery and Director of the UCSF Hip Preservation Center, recently published research on patient outcomes after hip arthroscopy surgery at UCSF. Dr. Zhang's research shows a 96-percent success rate for patients' sports improvement following surgery; and a 94-percent overall improvement in quality of life. 

To learn more, visit his publication at The American Journal of Sports Medicine, or download the PDF.

 

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