A Study to Analyze Surgical Outcomes and Predictors of Treatment for Hip Diseases


About this study

This study is designed to:
-analyze effects of surgical treatment
-improve surgical care and quality of life of patients with hip problems/diseases
-ID predictors of surgical outcomes to identify/improve future treatments
-Collect data, images, from patients undergoing surgical treatment of hip disorders (we will not be collecting social security numbers to send to Washington University).

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ages 9+ years old.
  • Scheduled for surgical intervention (e.g., joint preservation surgery).

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Unable to consent due to mental faculty.
  • Pregnant women.
  • Non-English speaking patients.
  • Prisoners or other vulnerable populations.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Rafael Sierra, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Riley Voll

(507) 284-5445


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