Frequently Asked Questions

Can you lengthen my leg with a hip replacement?

With HSR typical leg lengthening is _ cm (3/16 inch). In certain cases of hip dysplasia or severe acetabular wear up to 1 cm (3/8 inch) increased length can be achieved. In THR the leg can be lengthened up to 2.5 cm (1 inch). In THR occasionally it occurs. This cannot really occur with HSR.

Phone Consultation

If you are interested in determining if you are a candidate for surgery, please mail your completed new patient forms to the office and include a digital x-ray.

Dr. Gross will call you back to discuss your options.

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1013 Lake Murray Blvd.
Irmo, SC 29063

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1910 Blanding St.
Columbia, SC 29201

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