I am 9 months out from my anterior hip replacement. Was slowly getting better until about 4 mo. And then I've had increasing pain to begin walking from a sitting position...initially it took 3 halting uncomfortable steps to
Unfortunately this is all "marketing hype" around anterior approach. There is no easy recovery. This is major surgery and recovery can take one year or more no matter what approach is used.This was supposed to be the "easy" anterior THR and has proven to be anything but easy.
I think that's part of the advertising.It's unfortunate there are so many other patients that claim it was all a breeze,