Hip Surgeon Orthopaedic hip surgeon Total Hip Replacement Direct Anterior Approach Direct Anterior hip replacement Anterior Minimally invasive hip surgery Small scar hip replacement Rapid recovery hip replacement Hip Arthroscopy Hip Preservation Labral repair Hip FAI Femoro Acetabular impingement Trochanteric Bursitis
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: