This image shows the difference between a conventional stem and Exactech's Alteon neck preserving stem

A Neck Preserving Approach to Hip Reconstruction

A 67-year-old Caucasian female weighing 190lbs diagnosed with osteo/degenerative arthritis received Exactech’s Alteon® Neck Preserving Stem with a Biolox®delta femoral head and Novation® Crown Cup acetabular shell.