Carlos Suarez-Ahedo

American Hip Institute

Dr. Suarez-Ahedo is a recognized orthopedic surgeon leading minimally invasive total hip and total knee replacement, sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery, providing superior knowledge and expertise to his patients. Dr. Suarez-Ahedo regularly gives lectures and teaches courses for orthoaedic surgeons around the world and is actively involved in the research and development of new techniques in joint replacement and arthroscopic surgery. He is also author and coauthor of several scientific publications in recognized international journals in the field of sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, and hip pathology. Dr. Suarez-Ahedo is a La Salle University graduate (Mexico). He completed his training in Orthopedic Surgery at the Spanish Hospital in Mexico City. His subspecialty training includes a fellowship in Articular Surgery, fellowship in Adult Joint Hip and Knee Reconstruction at the National Rehabilitation Institute of Mexico, and an additional Fellowship in Hip Preservation Surgery at the American Hip Institute in Chicago, USA. His professional affiliations include International Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), and the International Society of Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA), the International Society for Hip Arthroscopy (ISHA), and the Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie (SICOT).

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Each chapter of this book covers physical examination, imaging, differential diagnoses, and treatment. For each diagnosis, the book sets out the typical presentation, options for non-operative and operative management, and expected outcomes. Each chapter is concise enough to be read easily. Users can read the text from cover to cover to gain a general foundation of knowledge. Practical and user-friendly, Essentials in Hip and Ankle is the ideal, on-the-spot resource for medical students and practitioners seeking fast facts on diagnosis and management. Its format makes it a perfect quick-reference, and its content breadth covers commonly encountered orthopedic problems in practice.

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