John J. Christoforetti, M.D.


Ask the Experts- Hip Arthroscopy & Hip Preservation

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Dealing with hip pain in the young and active

A surgical technique pioneered in Pittsburgh offers relief from chronic hip pain for patients ordinarily much younger than the usual hip-replacement candidate.

Many Americans haven’t heard of “femoralacetabular impingement,” but most elite athletes are now familiar with FAI, thanks to surgeon Marc Philippon, who developed an arthroscopic technique for treating it as well as inventing instruments with which to perform the surgery.

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More Young People Turning To Surgery For Hip Pain Relief

April 8, 2013 KDKA Medical Frontiers Show – Arthroscopic Hip and Shoulder Therapy

Medical Frontiers is an informational program sponsored and produced by the West Penn Allegheny Health System. The information featured on Medical Frontiers is intended solely to further the public’s general knowledge of current developments in the field of medicine and should not be relied upon as offering advice, diagnoses or opinions about any individual medical issue or treatment. Nothing should replace the relationship that you maintain with your personal physician.

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Dr Christo shares a video on ultrasound guidance for hip joint injections!

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ACL Set Up – John J Christoforetti MD

Dr Christoforetti Just Shared a Technique Video for Hip Arthroscopy!

Dr Christoforetti just added his Instructional Course Lecture from this year’s International Society for Hip Arthroscopy annual meeting in Boston!

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Dr Christoforetti teaches viewers how to identify “Pincer” pattern Femoroacetabular Impingement on a simple X Ray

9th Annual Nuts and Bolts of General Orthopaedics: Debate Arthritis and Hip Arthroscopy

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Proximal Joint Injury and The Kinetic Chain: Understanding Shoulder and Hip Injury in Athletic Performance

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  • Fellow

    Hawkins Foundation
  • Member

    International Society Hip Arthoscopy
  • Master Instructor, Hip Arthroscopy

  • Member

  • American Hip Institue
  • Consultant

  • Reviewer

  • Reviewer

    American journal Sports Medicine
  • Consultant

    The Notre Dame
  • Associate Professor

    Drexel University
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    Pittsburgh riverhounds