Femoral Neck Fractures in the Elderly

In this video Dr. Nabil Ebraheim briefly describes fractures of the femoral neck in elderly patients. He has discussed treatment options keeping in view the co-morbidities of these patients. He has give an overview of surgical procedures like screw fixation, hemi-arthroplasty using monopolar or bipolar prosthesis and total hip arthroplasty.
An introduction of Dr. Nabil Ebraeim is followed by his video lecture.

Dr.Nabil Ebraheim, MD
Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certification:
Orthopedic Surgery
MD: Cairo University School of Medicine, Egypt
Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Fellowship in Orthopedic Trauma: University of Maryland;
Fellowship in Pelvic and Acetabular Trauma, Sunny Brook Hospital, Canada;
Fellowship in Spine and Acetabular Trauma, Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France;
Fellowship in AO (Technique of Internal Fixation), Switzerland, Kantonsspital Chur;
Fellowship in Trauma: Hanover Trauma Center, West Germany;
Fellowship in Trauma: Ospendale Generale Povinciale, Italy
Special Interests:
General Orthopedics, Fractures, Sacroiliac Joint, Nonunion Bone Infections, Reconstructive Surgery, Spine, Hip, Knee and Pelvic Surgery
Faculty Appointment:
Professor and Chair, Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Residency Program Director
Trauma Fellowship Program Director

About Dr. Nabil Ebraheim
Dr. Ebraheim is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon. He is highly skilled in reconstruction surgeries of the spine, knee, hip, and pelvis. His approach incorporates both medical and holistic practices to provide his patients with the most comprehensive, high-quality care.
Dr. Ebraheim is involved in research activities as well. He has authored or co-authored about 450 papers, which have been published in peer reviewed journals.
He maintains a top-rated YouTube channel, providing informative videos about orthopedic injuries to thousands of subscribers. This is to ensure that everyone understands injury, treatment, possible complications and recovery.


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