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Hip

Your hip joint is integral in keeping your body in motion, but when your hip joint causes pain, every move you make can cause pain in other areas of the body.

The hip surgeons at the Bluegrass Orthopaedics can ease your suffering and get you back to a normal, daily routine. We offer state-of-the-art care in the most technologically advanced facilities. Our trained physicians work to ensure that you receive compassionate care in a relaxing atmosphere.

In addition to total hip replacement surgery, we provide care for labral tears and soft tissue injuries, as well as bony problems.

hip pain

Our Hip Replacement Specialists

Bluegrass Orthopaedics physicians will generally try to address joint pain initially with non-surgical approaches, including rest, physical therapy, applications of heat or cold and medication. Injections of a cortisone-like drug directly into a joint can also often reduce pain and inflammation. However, sometimes these methods are not successful and surgery may be necessary.

The physicians at Bluegrass Orthopaedics can help restore the joy of movement and revitalize lives.

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Dr Huff and his team are very professional and courteous. I had to have hip labrum repair and he and his team were top notch. From the time I walked back into the surgical area and met the first nurse, to the time I woke up in recovery,... Dr Huff and his team are very professional and courteous. I had to have hip labrum repair and he and his team were top notch. From the time I walked back into the surgical area and met the first nurse, to the time I woke up in recovery, I was treated with outstanding personal attention. I highly recommend Dr Huff and his team to anyone that has to have ortho surgery, you will not be disappointed. Keep up the good work!!!

Kevin Clemons

Great experience, done as outpatient surgery in the surgery center. Very good, I was well informed about what was going to happen and what to prepare for. I have not had any issues with the surgery and feel great. Had other issues that... Great experience, done as outpatient surgery in the surgery center. Very good, I was well informed about what was going to happen and what to prepare for. I have not had any issues with the surgery and feel great. Had other issues that the staff (Laura) helped me with and went out of her way to make sure I was taken care of. Would recommend Dr. Christensen to anyone having a hip replacement.

Anonymous

I cannot believe how much better my leg & hip feel after just having the cortisone injected today! Thanks to all involved in my procedure this date!❣️🎃

Anonymous

I’m so glad I chose Dr Denehy! My hip replacement went great and five days later, I’m walking really well with just a cane, mostly. He is so knowledgeable and personable to boot! I have a history of blood clots and even though I... I’m so glad I chose Dr Denehy! My hip replacement went great and five days later, I’m walking really well with just a cane, mostly. He is so knowledgeable and personable to boot! I have a history of blood clots and even though I tried to talk him into just taking aspirin after surgery, he insisted on my taking Eliquis. Good thing, because even on that RX, I began to develop a clot in my leg. He responded appropriately and I won’t argue with him again! He was100% right! I highly recommend him!

Dale Mateyoke

Aside from being a phenominal surgeon he shows great compassion for his patients. For anyone needing a knee or hip, you will not find a better surgeon.

Larry

Outstanding! Dr. Balthrop and his staff were simply outstanding! From my first visit to the time of my OUTPATIENT hip replacement yesterday everything was as professional as a well oiled machine, but also personalized. My assigned... Outstanding! Dr. Balthrop and his staff were simply outstanding! From my first visit to the time of my OUTPATIENT hip replacement yesterday everything was as professional as a well oiled machine, but also personalized. My assigned nurse called this morning to check on me. Almost no pain at all. It has been a day and a half and my main concern is not overdoing my movement, cause I feel like I could generally do anything I wanted to do. Thanks to Dr. Balthrop and his first rate staff!

Anonymous

Excellent Orthopedic Doctor. Dr. Hunt is excellent in all areas of his profession. He did hip replacement surgery on me and I did great. Getting ready for a back surgery and I wouldn’t want anyone else but Dr. Hunt to do it. He’s... Excellent Orthopedic Doctor. Dr. Hunt is excellent in all areas of his profession. He did hip replacement surgery on me and I did great. Getting ready for a back surgery and I wouldn’t want anyone else but Dr. Hunt to do it. He’s highly respected in his field and a very kind person as well. If anyone needs a wonderful Orthopedic then please contact him at Bluegrass Orthopedics. You’ll be in great hands.

Anonymous

I feel so grateful to have Dr Denehy on my wellness "team" - he is a brilliant surgeon and a fine and compassionate human being. I have recently had one hip replacement surgery with the other to be performed soon. I am so thankful to... I feel so grateful to have Dr Denehy on my wellness "team" - he is a brilliant surgeon and a fine and compassionate human being. I have recently had one hip replacement surgery with the other to be performed soon. I am so thankful to have Dr Denehy as my surgeon The first hip replacement surgery was uneventful and I expect the 2nd to be the equivalent I highly recommend Dr Denehy and actually have referred several friends

Ann Banks

I highly recommend Dr. Denehy. His kind and caring manner and his expertise for the anterior hip surgery are wonderful. His staff is also friendly and extremely helpful.

Anonymous

Dr Denehy was so professional. He is an superb surgeon! I would and do recommend his services to anyone that needs hip surgery. There are no words to describe his perfection!

Anonymous

Hip replacement Dr.Huff has done a complete hip replacement for both of my hips. I'm very pleased with everything and the procedure he uses is the most current with a reduced recovery time. Thank goodness I was blessed with a Dr. that... Hip replacement Dr.Huff has done a complete hip replacement for both of my hips. I'm very pleased with everything and the procedure he uses is the most current with a reduced recovery time. Thank goodness I was blessed with a Dr. that is up to date with all the modern procedures.

Anonymous

Dr Balthrope is a straightforward guy that gets you up and out of the hospital quickly. I have had 2 successful Hip replacementments, 1 knee replacement and a shoulder repair.

Anonymous

Dr. Balthrop Excellent physician and surgeon. Highly recommended. Performed total hip replacement with no complication.

Anonymous

Dr Denehy is very knowledgeable about hip replacement and explained the procedure so I understood the process and risks. He answered all my questions and helped me feel better about my decision regarding hip replacement. I appreciate... Dr Denehy is very knowledgeable about hip replacement and explained the procedure so I understood the process and risks. He answered all my questions and helped me feel better about my decision regarding hip replacement. I appreciate the time he took with me during my consultation appointment.

Robert Alexander

Checkup on Hip Replacement. Dr. Hunt did an excellent job on my hip replacement. Each checkup and x-rays show that everything is good and I experience no pain. I am exceedingly happy with the success of my hip replacement and Dr. Hunt's... Checkup on Hip Replacement. Dr. Hunt did an excellent job on my hip replacement. Each checkup and x-rays show that everything is good and I experience no pain. I am exceedingly happy with the success of my hip replacement and Dr. Hunt's care. I would definitely recommend and have recommended him to others for orthopedic issues.

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