A leading medical technology company, StrykerActive, recently visited Spire Cardiff Hospital to film Mr Marcellino Maheson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, perform Anterior Hip Surgery.
Consultants travel to Spire Cardiff Hospital to watch ‘impressive’ anterior hip surgery
Mr Marcellino Maheson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, specialises in this type of surgery which is an alternative to a traditional hip replacement, providing the potential for less pain, faster recovery and improved mobility within the early post-operative period.
Meet the consultant: Mr Marcellino Maheson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
At Spire Cardiff Hospital we’d like you to get to know a bit more about our specialist consultants, therefore every few weeks we will be asking them some questions about their speciality and their hobbies and interests.
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LaingBuisson Awards 2015 Winner
Couldn't be happier to reveal that Mr Marci Maheson was the winner of the Medical Practice category at the prestigious Laing Buisson awards 2015! It was great to be nominated but even better to be recognised as the best this year. Huge congratulations!
LaingBuisson Awards 2015 Finalist
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