UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery
1250 16th Street, Suite 2100, Santa Monica, CA 90404
Patient Coordinator: (424) 259-8179
Appointments: (310) 319-1234
Additional offices in Encino and Thousand Oaks

Procedures

As a leading joint replacement surgeon, Dr. Erik N. Zeegen is one of Los Angeles’ finest surgeons. He offers the most advanced minimally invasive procedures for the treatment of hip and knee arthritis, including the direct anterior approach for hip replacement surgery, less invasive knee replacement surgery, and partial knee replacement surgery. These procedures enable patients to experience a rapid recovery and return to a healthy, active lifestyle quickly. Dr. Zeegen also specializes in the complex surgical treatment of revising joint replacement surgery procedures that have failed. Dr. Zeegen is known for his particular attention to detail and attentive, thoughtful demeanor.

Joint replacement surgery is real surgery. It is for this reason that Dr. Zeegen,  Los Angeles, Ca. Hip and Knee replacement surgeon wants you to be well-educated about your decision for joint replacement surgery. When you arrive for a consultation at our practice, we encourage you to ask any questions you may have to make a well-informed decision about your knee or hip replacement surgery. We also want to educate you about the advancements offered at Dr. Zeegen ’s Los Angles practice, such as for, anterior hip replacement surgery. Dr. Zeegen is committed to spending as much time as you need during your consultation so that you can feel comfortable with your decision for knee or hip replacement surgery. Joint replacement surgery can be a refreshing change in the hands of the right joint replacement surgeon.  Dr. Zeegen is committed to superior care for his patients.

Learn more about the various total knee and hip replacement surgical procedures that Dr. Zeegen specializes in.

Hip

Anterior Total Hip Arthroplasty

Splitting the muscles rather than removing and re-attaching the muscles is the unique feature of anterior hip replacement. It is one of the most commonly preferred surgery for hip arthritis.

Hip

  • Anterior Total Hip Arthroplasty

    Splitting the muscles rather than removing and re-attaching the muscles is the unique feature of anterior hip replacement. It is one of the most commonly preferred surgery for hip arthritis.

  • Hip Resurfacing

    Hip resurfacing offers may be the better option in patients suffering from severe arthritis and worried of losing the natural hip joint. It helps in restoring natural bone and minimizing the risk of dislocation.

  • Revision Hip Replacement

    Revision hip replacement surgery offers a sigh-of-relief in those who had unsuccessful total hip replacement. It is indicated in those who have pain, worn-out implant, loosened or dislocated implants after total hip replacement.

  • Anterior Total Hip Arthroplasty

  • Hip Resurfacing

  • Revision Hip Replacement

Knee

  • Partial Knee Replacement

    For patients with limited knee arthritis, partial knee replacement replaces only one side of the knee joint.

  • Revision Knee Replacement

    Pain, bone loss, or infection is an expected outcome in many individuals down the years after total knee replacement. This is when your surgeon suggest for revision knee replacement …

  • Less Invasive Total Knee Arthroplasty

    Less invasive total knee arthroplasty, as the name suggests is the surgcial procedure performed through smaller incisions, making minimal damage to the…

  • Arthroscopy of the Knee Joint

    Arthroscopic knee procedure gained the importance because of its unmatched benefits such as smaller incisions, better view of the joint on the television screen, quicker…

    • Revision Knee Replacement

    • Revision Knee Replacement

    • Less Invasive Total Knee Arthroplasty

    • Arthroscopy of the Knee Joint