Our Patients

UW Health Orthopedics in Madison, Wisconsin, provide comprehensive care for patients with hip pain, ranging from nagging pain that may benefit from non-surgical rehabilitation to chronic, debilitating pain caused by arthritis that can be treated with total hip replacement surgery.

 

Meet Our Patients 

 

Sidelined from the Sideline: Jay Wilson's Total Hip Replacement

Sidelined from the Sideline: Jay Wilson

Jay Wilson underwent a total hip replacement, performed by Brian T. Nickel, MD. Here is his story. When hip pain prevented WISC-TV Sports Director Jay Wilson from covering the Badger football team from the sideline, he sought treatment from a UW...
5/14/2019 | Sidelined from the Sideline: Jay Wilson's Total Hip Replacement

Patty Neumueller's Hip Replacement Surgery

Patty Neumueller

Patty Neumueller underwent hip replacement surgery twice, performed by Dr. Richard Illgen. Here's her story. Thank you, thank you, thank you Dr. Illgen! I'm a new woman thanks to you and all the staff in the UW Ortho department who assisted...
4/25/2019 | Patty Neumueller's Hip Replacement Surgery

Linda Seamars' Hip Replacement Surgery

Linda Seamars

Linda Seamars underwent hip replacement surgery, performed by Dr. Matthew Squire. Here's her story. I'm now 52 years old. I had a bad hip from birth, which natural aging and arthritis made worse. I was to the point where I could barely walk and ...
4/25/2019 | Linda Seamars' Hip Replacement Surgery

Gail Lucas' Hip Replacement Surgery

Gail Lucas

Gail Lucas underwent hip replacement surgery, performed by Dr. Matthew Squire. Here's her story. My name is Gail Lucas. I had total left hip replacement surgery on June 21, 2013. Since then I have lost 25 pounds. I am on track to lose 75 more. H...
4/25/2019 | Gail Lucas' Hip Replacement Surgery

Denis Carey's Hip Replacement Surgery

Denis Carey

Denis Carey underwent hip surgery at UW Hospital and Clinics. Here's his story. Hip surgery can be daunting. However my recent experience at UW Hospital with Dr. Illgen was exceptionally successful. Every aspect of my care from admission to...
4/25/2019 | Denis Carey's Hip Replacement Surgery

Rick Green's Hip Replacement Surgery

Rick Green

Rick Green underwent hip replacement surgery at UW Hospital and Clinics. Here's his story. I had back-to-back total hip replacements by the team of Dr. Matt Squire and Alicia Purdin, PA, on August 17 and October 17. They make an excellent team a...
4/25/2019 | Rick Green's Hip Replacement Surgery