"l am delighted with the treatment received from Mr. Carton and all the Whitfield Staff. I haven't had any problems with my Hips after returning from both surgeries. "
Mr. Patrick Carton is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, specialising in sports-related hip, groin and knee injuries and reconstructive surgery of the hip joint. He is an internationally renowned specialist in preservation hip surgery and to date he has performed more than 3,000 ‘keyhole’ hip arthroscopy procedures for the treatment of labral tears and Femoro-Acetabular Impingement (FAI).
Mr. Carton performs the latest advanced techniques in hip replacement surgery and has performed hip resurfacing procedures in the younger more active patients, since 2005. View Full Profile
Internationally Renowned Specialist in Surgery of the Hip and Groin
Leading Surgeon in Hip Arthroscopy
Active Faculty Member of the International Society for Hip Arthroscopy
Trained in the Speciality of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
Awarded Doctorate of Medicine (M.D.) at the Queen’s University of Belfast
Physiotherapy plays a very important role in the recovery from injury or surgery for every sportsman and women. It is vital you are assessed by a specialist in hip and groin injuries so that the appropriate diagnosis can be made and the correct advice regarding physiotherapy or other treatment may be provided. Read More
"l would like to thank Dr. Carton and his staff for the marvelous job he did, I have fully recovered and have gone on to win a Senior County Hurling medal with my Club St Thomas' in Galway and hopefully will line out against Ballyea in the All Ireland Club Final in February. Thanks so much again. "
As the understanding of FAI and the various contraindications for hip preservation advance, uncertainty remains as to the optimal treatment approact for patients with FAI and concomitant dysplasia. The purpose therefore of this study was to report the midterm (min 5 years) outcomes for hip arthroscopy for FAI in the presence ... Read More
The purpose of this study was to report 5-year outcomes in older adults (>40 years) undergoing arthroscopic treatment of femoroacetabular impingement and to compare their outcomes to a younger control group.Read More
The purpose of this study was two-fold: 1) to determine the long term (10 years) survivorship (i.e., avoidance of a total hip replacement) for patients with advanced osteoarthritis undergoing hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement Read More
PRP Is Not Associated With Improved Outcomes Following Hip Femoroacetabular Impingement Surgery: Very Low-Quality Evidence Suggests Hyaluronic Acid and Cell-Based Therapies May Be Beneficial - A Systematic Review of Biological Treatments
The use of and interest in biologic treatments has grown in popularity in sports medicine, however their efficacy remains ambiguous. The purpose of this systematic review was to examine the efficacy of biologic agents in the treatment of cartilage defects associated with femoroacetabular impingement (FAI). Read More
It is generally accepted that decreased motion in patients with symptomatic FAI occurs primarily because of a mechanical block to movement from abnormal bony morphology of the proximal femur and/or acetabulum. Read More
Age and Outcomes in Hip Arthroscopy for Femoroacetabular Impingement. A Comparison Across 3 Age Groups Read More
Hip Arthroscopy Versus Physical Therapy for the Treatment of Symptomatic Acetabular Labral Tears in Patients Older Than 40 Years. Read More
Morphological Changes of the Hip Commonly Associated With Femoroacetabular Impingement Are Not Correlated With Rotational Range of Hip Motion in Elite Soccer Athletes. Read More
The authors present a comprehensive methodology. The Cochrane risk of bias tool was used to guide practice and as sucha clear and detailed randomisation process was described in the paper.. Read More
Preoperative Hip Extension Strength Is an Independent Predictor of Achieving Clinically Significant Outcomes After Hip Arthroscopy for Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome.. Read More
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