Dr. Luu is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the management of hip and knee arthritis. He has extensive training in robotic-assisted total hip and knee replacement surgery with an emphasis on minimally-invasive approaches including the muscle-sparing direct anterior total hip replacement as well as partial knee replacements....
Dr. Andrew Luu specialized in orthopedic surgery because he was "fascinated by the problem solving, planning, and intricacies that go into treating orthopedic injuries."
Robotic-assisted knee replacement surgery is an alternative to the conventional knee replacement procedure. It is performed using robotic-arm technology that allows your surgeon to customize your knee replacement with more precision and accuracy to allow for a quicker recovery than the traditional approaches.
Joint reconstruction is a surgical procedure to repair and restore the full function of a damaged joint. During joint replacement, the worn or damaged surfaces of the joint are removed and replaced with new artificial parts.
Zimmer Biomet's Persona IQ smart knee implant is an innovative, FDA-approved medical device employed in total knee replacement surgery. It is the first implantable device approved to collect data on a patient’s progress after a total knee replacement. The vital information collected is securely transferred to a cloud-based platform for your orthopedic surgeon to review. The data enables your doctor to remotely monitor your recovery with real-world, objective data to supplement your care and actively keep track of your functional progress throughout your recovery.
The conservation of bone stock and the decrease of intraoperative acetabular fracture risk associated with revision surgery is a primary goal to improve the outcome of the procedure. The objective of this study was to evaluate and compare the performance of the Explant Acetabular Cup Removal System and the EZout Powered Acetabular Revision System in an in vitro model.
What is unique about an anterior approach to hip replacement surgery?
There are a variety of ways for surgeons to perform a hip replacement surgery. The two most common are the “posterior” approach and the “direct anterior” approach.
After suffering with constant pain for over 2 years I finally found someone to help me and that was my Angel Dr. Andrew Luu, he treated me like I was somebody and listen to everything I had to say, he worked with me and did everything he could to get me into surgery!! ...