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Reliability Comparisons for Hip Arthroscopy

Reliability Comparisons for Hip Arthroscopy

Make sure you're asking the critical questions to make the best decision for your care

Not all hospitals achieve the same results

Hip arthroscopy and other minimally invasive surgeries often result in less pain, minimal scarring and rapid recovery. But not all hospitals achieve the same results. Some are more reliable than others. With the help of the HSS Hospital Reliability Scorecard, you can make sure you're asking the critical questions to find the hospital that's right for you. Understanding the data points below will help you make the best decision for your care. Learn why we chose these factors.

 

Hip Arthroscopy Overview

What

Surgical procedure involving a tiny camera called an arthroscope to examine or repair the tissues inside or around the hip joint. Most commonly used to treat labral tears and hip impingement.

Where

Takes place in a hospital or ambulatory surgery center.

Length of hospital stay

Most patients go home the same day.

 
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Addison  Old Lyme, CT Old Lyme, CT

I have replaced my distance running with biking and hiking and love the results. I am so thankful to my doctor and his team at HSS for giving me my life back.

Success Rate

88%
Of HSS patients reported improvement within 12 months after their treatment

Out of 25 responses, 93% response rate

Source: HSS Internal Data, 2020

Patient Experience

91%
Of patients would recommend HSS; over the national average of 72%

 

Source: CMS Care Compare

Complications

.55

HSS In-Hospital
Complications

  1.0

National
Ratio

Represents hospital-wide care. Lower is better

Source: CMS Care Compare

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Testimonial

My doctors listened to my concerns and goals for surgery and with an emphasis on time, patience, and commitment to rehabilitation, were willing to support me in my attempts to return to all of my pre-operative activities.

Nancy, Hip Dysplasia

Avoidable Hospital Visits

9.8%

HSS
Readmissions

 16%

National
Rate

Represents hospital-wide care. Lower is better

Source: CMS Care Compare

Procedure Volume

707
Hip arthroscopies per year

Source: HSS Internal Data, 2019

Endorsements
#1

in orthopedics since 2010

Endorsements
#1

in orthopedics since 2010

Download your Hospital Reliability Scorecard

The Hospital Reliability Scorecard highlights valuable data to consider before you schedule your procedure. Our helpful worksheet makes it easy to compare different hospitals.

Reliable care is good for your health.

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