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Charles Freeman Jr.

...was an early pioneer of total hip replacement surgery. He and the late John Lidelle Chandler, MD studied hip replacement surgery under Sir John Charnley...they performed the first total hip replacement surgery in Augusta, Georgia...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175210586
Fishing Tournaments

...brothers, Noel and David, returned to competition, with David resuming the role as weigh master after recovering from hip replacement surgery.Open Team Bass TournamentMay 23, Wildwood ParkHours are safe light until 3 p.m. Guaranteed $1,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-05-14/fishing-tourname
Jimmy Connors through playing tennis in public

...continued.The private exhibition did indeed stir memories of their famous 1991 match at the U.S. Open. Three hip replacements later, Connors agreed to a rematch, accepting an invitation to play a set before a small crowd at St. Andrews...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-10/jimmy-connors-throug
Phil Mickelson, Blake Adams see mixed results in returns at Humana Challenge

...West's Jack Nicklaus Private Course in his return from hip replacement surgery. He last played in a PGA Tour event in March...know what you're going to get when you have total hip replacement."The 39-year-old Adams had six consecutive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-22/phil-mickelson-blake-adams-s
Reports pan Southeast VA hospitals

...Au gusta and Columbia caused harm or injury to veterans.He said one client who is in rehabilitation awoke from a hip replacement procedure at the Augusta VA with her left leg paralyzed.Rhodes said the surgical complication should have only a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-17/reports-pan-southeast-va-hos
Hospitals face readmission fines

...year began evaluating readmissions of two new categories of patients: those initially admitted for elective knee or hip replacements, and those suffering from lung ailments such as chronic bronchitis, KHN said. Those patients were assessed along...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-05/hospitals-face-readmission-f
Pele is improving from urinary tract infection

...reports about a deterioration of his heath.Pele has been healthy recently despite needing to undergo surgeries for a hip replacement and a detached retina.Widely regarded as the greatest soccer player of all time, Pele is a national hero in Brazil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-28/pele-improving-urinary-tract-infe
Hall of Famer Hank Aaron has hip surgery after falling on ice

ATLANTA - Hall of Famer Hank Aaron is recovering from a partial left hip replacement.The Atlanta Braves said Saturday the 80-year-old Aaron fell on ice Friday and had the procedure later in the day.The Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-15/hall-famer-hank-aaron-ha
As Veterans Day approaches, one veteran has inexhaustible thanks

...DID they. In the eight years the Riverses have lived here, Mr. Rivers has had seven surgeries ? for a total hip replacement, for an ailment with one of his feet and to have his gallbladder and kidney stones removed. A VA eye doctor improved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-11-10/veterans-day-app
Are quality and choice sacrificed in health-care exchanges?

...overall quality for 15 years in a row. We also hold the Blue Cross Blue Shield Distinction Center Plus recognition in hip replacement, knee replacement and spine surgery, signifying we have displayed great expertise and efficiency in these areas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-19/are-quality-and-