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The Leading Physicians of the World

Marci Maheson

Marci is a member of The International Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons and as a member he is listed in the 2013 edition of The Leading Physicians of the World.

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Marci Maheson, MBChB, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCSOrth from Cardiff, UK, Joins the Exclusive Ranks of The International Association of HealthCare Professionals

A towering figure among the orthopedic surgery specialists of Cardiff, United Kingdom, Marci Maheson, MBChB, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCSOrth, has been selected to represent his community in the publication of The Leading Physicians of the World. In private practice for 21 years, Dr. Maheson exemplifies the commitment, excellence, and passion for patient care needed to receive this prestigious honor.

Dr. Maheson is a distinguished consultant orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip replacement and revision surgery. He has worked with the University Hospitals in Cardiff and now in the private sector with the Spire Cardiff Hospital. He receives patients at his private practice, Cardiff Hip Clinic, located in Cardiff, United Kingdom. The Cardiff Hip Clinic specializes in the complete range of hip problems in adults, which includes hip pain, arthritis, sports injuries, impingement syndromes, young adult problems, hip trauma and painful or failed joint replacements. Dr. Maheson's clinical work covers primary and revision joint replacement surgery, minimally invasive surgery together with hip arthroscopy.

Over the course of his career, he has been involved in a large number of innovations, such as computer navigation surgery, reconstructive revision surgery and the use of micro hip replacements. Dr. Maheson has been performing Direct Anterior Hip Replacement Surgery combined with an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery program (ERAS) since 2011. "This allows patients to undergo hip replacements without muscles being cut and to be discharged home within 24 to 48 hours after surgery with a faster rehabilitation recovery allowing return to normal activities", Dr, Maheson says. In October 2012, Spire Cardiff Hospital was declared an International Reference Centre for this surgery.

Dr. Maheson studied medicine at Sheffield University Medical School and received his bachelor's degree of medicine and his bachelor's degree of surgery (MBChB) in 1983. He further completed higher training in orthopedics and trauma at the University Hospitals in Cardiff. Dr. Maheson conducted additional specialist training in Dallas, Texas, USA, Toronto Canada, and the ENDO Klinik in Hamburg and Nuremberg Germany, prior to his appointment as Senior Lecturer, then NHS Consultant to the Cardiff University Hospitals. To stay active in his field, he is a member of the British Orthopedic Association, British Hip Society, European Hip Society, and British Association of Computer Guided Surgery.