Ask Dr. Marks: 07/04

Im 74 and still play competitive tennis. Several years ago I was diagnosed with osteoarthritis in my hip. While Im not experiencing a great deal of pain, my mobility is less each year. Is there any type of hip replacement that would allow me to continue playing tennis? I generally discourage my patients from playing competitive singles tennis after a total hip replacement, although they may continue to play doubles. The general population of patients with…
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