Dr. Harlan is Kansas City's, and one of the Midwest's, most experienced orthopedic surgeons treating hip disorders of the young active athlete, weekend warrior, and individuals with activity-related groin, buttock, and hip girdle pain. Dr Harlan has performed more that 2500 advanced arthroscopic procedures of the hip, including the arthroscopic correction of cam and pincer lesions of femoro-acetabular impingement, repair of labrum tears of the hip, repair of tears of the gluteus medius, and labral reconstruction.
Dr. Harlan has received training from several internationally known and respected orthopedic arthroscopic hip surgeons, including Dr. J. W. Thomas Byrd of the renowned Nashville Hip Institute. Dr Harlan is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and holds a sub-specialty certificate if Sports Medicine. He is also an Active member of the Arthroscopic Association of North America.