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On demand webinar: Arthritis of the hip

Do you think arthritis could be causing your hip pain? Or are you looking at treatment options for osteoarthritis of the hip? Around 1 in 9 adults aged over 45 in England has osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip, and it’s currently the most common reason for hip replacement surgery. It’s often stated that osteoarthritis of the hip is caused by ‘wear and tear’, but a number of factors can increase your risk of developing it.

In this webinar we explore:

  • What is osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip and what causes it?
  • Early signs and risk factors
  • Diagnosis and when to consider surgery
  • How to treat pain
  • Recovery – what to expect
  • Your questions to our consultant

About our speaker

Mr Rahij Anwar joined Practice Plus Group as a consultant orthopaedic surgeon in September 2018, working for both Practice Plus Group Hospital, Ilford and Practice Plus Group Surgical Centre, Gillingham.

He has over 25 years’ experience working in healthcare and has a special interest in hip replacements and knee replacements. Besides publishing research articles in the peer-reviewed journals, Mr Anwar has also authored three textbooks whilst being a regular columnist for the BMA News magazine for the past 10 years.