Dr. Wagner has joined Orthopedics Northwest. Now located in Tigard, OR.


Patient Education

There is a lot of good information regarding hip pain and resurfacing on the internet, but there is also a lot of misinformation. Below are some good general sites that I would recommend.

Hip Resurfacing

Virtual Hip Resurfacing: This is a nice fun, animated and informative webpage that puts you in the hands of the surgeon.

Hip Resurfacing Forum: A nice webgroup community that focuses just on hip resurfacing.

ActiveJoints: A website dedicated to young, active people with hip pain.

Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Implant: Manufacturer information on the Birmingham hip.

Hip Replacement or Hip Resurfacing: A Story of Choices


National Institute of Health

Arthritis Foundation

Hip Arthroscopy

Portland Hip Arthroscopy

Femoroacetabular Impingement: A general website about FAI.

Femoroacetabular Impingement: A Yahoo! Webgroup community forum that focuses on Hip Arthroscopy and treatement of Femoroacetabular Impingement.

Hip Scope Community: A Yahoo! Webgroup community forum that focuses on the treatment of hip pain/problems with Hip Arthroscopy.