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Raising the bar for a successful hip replacement or resurfacing: Making a joint that feels so normal, the patient forgets they had surgery.

In this study, we sought to raise the bar for success in hip arthroplasty, essentially defining success as a surgery that the patient forgets that they had. Using the new forgotten joint score, we were able to show that the patients in our series almost never think about their hip surgery, as their resurfaced or replaced hips feel like and function like a normal hip,” study co-author Benjamin G. Domb, MD, told “At our institution, Birmingham hip resurfacing is considered an excellent surgical option for the middle-aged, active male with hip arthritis.

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Gluteus Medius Tears: Dr. Domb and the American Hip Institute team invent novel technique for repair

Greater trochanteric pain syndrome is often a manifestation of tears in the gluteus medius tendon. This condition is most prevalent in female patients who are between 40 and 70 years old.

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Here's what cycling in the Tour de France does to your body

The body’s process of creating new blood vessels and dilating existing ones in order to maximize the oxygen getting to the muscles is called neovascularization, Dr. Benjamin Domb, an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine, said in an email on Wednesday.

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Runners meet Dr. Benjamin Domb for Q+A on running injuries, and how to avoid them

New runners have a higher risk of developing shin splints because they often occur after sudden changes in physical activity. These changes can be in frequency, duration and intensity, which are all factors that someone preparing for a 5K need to increase. Other factors that contribute to shin splints for beginning runners include having flat feet or abnormally rigid arches and exercising with improper or worn-out footwear.

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pdf Free Seminar on Robotic Joint Replacement - April 4

Join AMITA Health orthopedic surgeons Dr. Robert J. Daley and Dr. Benjamin G. Domb as they discuss how robotic arm-assisted joint replacement can help you or a loved one. This seminar is free, however registration is recommended. Light refreshments and appetizers will be provided.

To register, call 855.692.6482 or go online at AMITAhealth

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Dr. Domb quoted by Equinox on drugs prescribed to athletes

7 Tips To Prevent Common Ski Injuries This Winter

Ask an Expert: Article in Daily Hinsdalean

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Diabetes And Your Bones

Knotless pull-through Technique Creates Efficiency for Labral Hip Reconstruction

Dr. Benjamin Domb calls San Francisco Warriors' 1st round draft pick Damian Jones

Nuggets Briefs: Jameer Nelson out with injured right hip

Dr. Benjamin Domb Quoted in TIME Magazine

TIME Magazine's Markham Heid quotes Dr. Benjamin Domb in the 9th March, 2016 article entitled "How Do I Improve My Posture?".

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Bulls: MRI shows Butler has a knee strain, no timetable for return

Broncos' Peyton Manning reveals he'll likely need hip replacement surgery in future

Splitter to miss second straight game with hip injury

Carlisle knows Mavs could face trouble without D-Will: 'I'm concerned'

Hip injury forces CSO's Muti to bow out of concerts

Otto Porter Jr. exits Wizards’ win over Bucks with hip injury

Matt Jones inactive for Redskins’ playoff game against Packers because of injury

Mavericks' Chandler Parsons: Leaves Tuesday with a hip injury

How long will hip injury keep Avery Bradley out?

Texans' Nate Washington: Day-to-Day with hip issue

The effect of liposomal bupivacaine injection during total hip arthroplasty: a controlled cohort study

Patriots’ Amendola, Hightower, Chung sidelined by injuries

Bucks’ Jason Kidd out indefinitely with hip surgery on Monday

A promising future for patients undergoing primary, revision hip arthroscopies: The American Hip Institute conducts groundbreaking study

Return to Sport After Hip Arthroscopy: Aggregate Recommendations From High-volume Hip Arthroscopy Centers

Arthroscopic hip surgery with a microfracture procedure of the hip: clinical outcomes with two-year follow-up

Report: Splitter to miss time with hip injury; Bazemore remains out

Endoscopic Transtendinous Repair for Partial-Thickness Proximal Hamstring Tendon Tears

Dr. Domb, head team physician of the WNBA Chicago Sky, proud of Elena Delle Donne’s star performance!

Dr. Domb interviewed on ABC7 Windy City Live about football injuries, from NFL to high school

On October 18th MSU hero Jalen Watt-Jackson reportedly sustained season ending hip injury

Dr. Benjamin Domb interviewed on WGN radio about football injuries, from NFL to high school

Largest-ever Hip Arthroscopy Study Data may surprise // HSS scores #1 for 6th year in a row // and more!

Dr. Benjamin Domb presented “Return to Sports After Hip Arthroscopy with a Minimum Two-Year Follow-Up” on behalf of the American Hip Institute during American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Conference held in Orlando, Florida July 9-12.

5+ surgeons share opinions on innovations and advancements in outpatient joint replacement

Speaker: Hip arthroscopy has a role in the management of FAI in adolescents

Source: Healio

Dr. Frank Jobe, a true game-changer, should be in Hall of Fame

3/6/14-Someone Historical–Photo Tribute to Dr. Frank Jobe by Jon SooHoo/LA Dodgers

Frank Jobe, Surgeon Who Saved Pitchers’ Careers, Dies at 88

Dodgers announce passing of Dr. Frank Jobe at age 88

A true pioneer: Put Dr. Jobe in Cooperstown

Gary Nolan one of many careers saved by Dr. Frank Jobe

Chicago Doct & Rabbi Aid Israeli Victim of Terror

Dr. Domb Does Charitable Surgery for Victim of Terrorist Bombing

The American Hip Institute Presents at ISHA in Munich, Germany

International Society for Hip Arthroscopy

ABC 7 News Chicago – Healthbeat: The Hip Rip

Amateur Endurance – Marathon Training: Avoiding Injury

Bolingbrook Patch – Expert Tips for Avoiding Summer Injuries

Chicago Parent – New childbirth injury on the rise, Hinsdale doctors find

Hinsdale Patch – Tips for Injury-Free Marathon Training

Hinsdale TribLocal – Tips for Injury-Free Marathon Training

Journal Standard – Living with pain: Lena man’s quality of life improves after hip arthroscopy

Ortho Super Site – Open surgical dislocation and arthroscopic treatment are comparable for femoroacetabular impingement

Injury sidelines runner before the marathon

The Stir – Groin Pain in Pregnancy? Could be a Broken Hip

Interview on Hip Injuries