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You can e-mail me at jstevensblanchard at (Replace the " at " with "@".) I would enjoy any constructive criticism of this site. I would also enjoy hearing your stories.

Ben Goldfarb has written a 61 page book about his hip replacement titled Total Hip Replacement, A Personal Perspective. A must-read for anyone considering a hip replacement, Go to Ben Goldfarb's Hip Replacement Book Page,, and click on the link for either the PDF or the HTML version of the book.

Click here for an e-mail I received from Joyce with her hip replacement story. She just had her hip done (June, 2006).

Click here for a virtual hip replacement surgery from There are also photos from an actual hip replacement.