Dr Rob Elliott, Orthopaedic Surgeon
Shoulder, Hip, Knee & Elbow Specialist

Hip Surgeon


Preservation & Direct Anterior Replacement


Conditions Treated:

  • Femoro-acetabular impingement (FAI)
  • CAM lesion debridement 
  • Pincer Deformity 
  • Labral tear
  • Os Acetabuli
  • Cartilage injury
  • Loose bodies
  • Ligament teres tears
  • Snapping hip
  • Gluteal tendon tears
  • Trochanteric bursitis
  • Psoas Tendonopathy
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Deformity post SUFE (slipped upper femoral epiphysis)
  • Avascular necrosis of the femoral head
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Inflammatory arthritis

hip Surgery:

Where possible Dr Elliott performs keyhole (arthroscopy) surgery to minimise scarring, post-operative pain and reduce risk of infection. 

Arthroscopic procedures performed:

  • Labral Repair
  • Femoral Osteochondroplasty
  • Acetabular Osteochondroplasty
  • Removal of loose bodies
  • Ligamentum teres debridement
  • Microfracture for cartilage defect
  • Chondroplasty
  • Psoas Tendon fractional release
  • Iliotibial band (ITB) lengthening 
  • Abductor tendon repair
  • Bursectomy

Dr Elliott performs open surgery on the hip including: