The Stanford Child & Adult Hip Preservation Center

The Stanford Child & Adult Hip Preservation Center at Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Stanford Children’s Health/Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital is the first comprehensive program on the West Coast that is focused on treating the unique hip problems affecting children, adolescents, and young adults. Our team of orthopaedic surgeons, physiatrists, radiologists, and physical therapists collaboratively create tailored treatment programs for your specific situation. Our hip preservation surgeons are trained in both open and arthroscopic techniques to provide the best hip preservation solution for your needs. Our goal is to optimize hip function, enhance your active lifestyle, and to prevent the development of early hip osteoarthritis.

Conditions we treat:

  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH)
  • Acetabular Dysplasia
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
  • Labral Tears & Hip Cartilage Defects
  • Sports Injuries around the Hip
  • Femoral Anteversion/Retroversion
  • Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE)
  • Perthes Disease
  • Sequelae of Pediatric Hip Disease
  • Post-Traumatic Hip Deformities
  • Complex Hip Deformities

Surgeries we provide:

  • Periacetabular Osteotomy (PAO)
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Labral & Cartilage Repair
  • Surgical Dislocation of the Hip
  • Pelvic and Femoral Osteotomies
  • Total Hip Replacement


Hip Preservation Center Faculty

Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Clinical Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
(650) 721-7624
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center