Kojo A. Marfo, M.D. specializes in hip and knee reconstructive surgery concentrating on primary (first time) and revision (redo) total hip and total knee replacements, as well as partial knee replacements. Dr. Marfo performs total hip replacements through both anterior (front) and anterolateral (side) approaches. Dr. Marfo is focused on delivering excellent care to obtain the best outcomes.View Profile Book An Appointment
Minimally invasive joint replacement is a surgical procedure performed through one or two small incisions rather than a single long incision as in the traditional approaches. This technique avoids cutting through major muscle groups or adjacent joint structures enabling a faster recovery.Read More
Outpatient joint replacement is a surgery that does not require an overnight hospital stay. Joint replacement is a surgical procedure in which the worn, damaged surfaces of the joint are removed and replaced with new artificial parts. Your doctor may consider a joint replacement if you have severe pain which limits daily activities and is not relieved with medications, injections, physical therapy, or other treatments.Read More
ROSA® Knee System is a robotic surgical assistant developed by Zimmer Biomet that enables surgeons to carry out knee replacement procedures with greater precision and a higher standard of care during knee replacement surgery. The ROSA robotic system utilizes real-time information and assists surgeons with precise placement of the knee implants based on a person’s unique knee anatomy.Read More
I was fortunate Dr. Marfo was on call at Northwest Hospital when I broke my right hip. ln addition to outstanding surgical skills, Dr. Marfo has the ability to communicate with patients in clear and understandable terms.
Fantastic doctor. Very personable and he's got a long, bright, future ahead of him.
Miracle doctor! Dr. Marfo performed reconstructive hip surgery on my 89 year old mother recently. 2 weeks later she is walking again! The doctor saved her from being wheelchair bound! Exceptional doctor with excellent bedside manner.
"How can I thank you? Not just for your professional skills but for the thought and concern you displayed while treating me."
Marfo K, Samuel S, Booker M, Williams J. Effect of Gentamicin Elution on the Mechanical Properties of Bone Cements. - Presented poster at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the National Medical Association in Orlando, FL and at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society in Long Beach, CARead More