Conditions Treated

  • Debridement of loose bodies
  • Removal of adhesions
  • Repair of torn labrum
  • Removal of bone spurs

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Procedure

Hip arthroscopy is performed under regional or general anesthesia depending on you and your surgeon’s preference.

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Recovery

Your doctor may advise you to take certain precautions to promote faster recovery and prevent further complications.

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MeetThomas Youm, MD

Director of Hip Arthroscopy at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Thomas Youm is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon who specializes in the treatment of athletic injuries & performs Arthroscopic & Reconstructive Surgery of the Shoulder, Knee, & Hip.

  • Newyork Best Doctor
  • The New York Times Magazine - Super Doctors
  • Castle Connolly - Top Doctors

Patient Testimonials

I had hip arthroscopy surgery by Dr. Youm to fix a torn labrum, on both the right and left hip. Having the surgeries helped improve my physical performance when working out and playing sports and drastically reduced the amount of pain I was experiencing.

B Spivey

Media/In The News

Dr. Youm was featured on Doctor Radio on Sirius XM on 4/19/17. He gave his expert discussion on hip injuries and treatment in the athlete.


Dr. Youm was featured in the New York Times as a Top Orthopaedic Specialist by Castle Connolly on Saturday, April 8, 2017.


Dr. Youm presented a talk on the Young Adult Hip on October 8, 2016 at the Transatlantic Orthopaedic Congress in New York City.

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • International Society for Hip Arthroscopy
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • The Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • http://www.sportsmed.org/