You should ask your hip resurfacing doctor as many of the questions that seem appropriate for your situation. Your doctor should be patient, willing to talk about what to expect and answer your questions. Having all your questions answered will give you peace of mind and will make your surgery much less stressful.
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Will you perform my hip resurfacing personally or have an assistant do the surgery?
How many resurfacings have you done? (not observed or assisted with or including hemi-resurfacings)
Where did you train?
How many complications have you had?
How many resurfacing failures with revision to THR have you had?
How many loose acetabular cups have you had? Did they require a second surgery to repair or a revision to a THR?
How many times during surgery have you had to change to a THR …