Patient told he needed a total knee replacement. Four years out. Pain free, rides a bike 100-150 miles per week. Competes in Triathlons. Travelled from Hawaii.
Arthritis in left knee fixed with a robotic-assisted surgical procedure. This patient was not a candidate for a bioknee but was an excellent candidate for a partial knee replacement since just a small area of the knee was affected. He recorded his testimonial 13 days after surgery, patient can bike … Read the Rest
Travis Fojtasek loved to run, but since he injured his knee fifteen years ago, he hated the pain. Within weeks after having a partial knee replacement, Travis’ friends already noticed a difference.
Allegiance Health has a complete network of physicians, services and specialty programs to serve your orthopaedic needs … Read the Rest
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Robena is a passionate Italian woman. Not just because of her “all day” spaghetti sauce but because she has a real zest for life. Robena loves to cook, walk for miles, swim, and visit with her neighbors. Then she got arthritis in her knee.… Read the Rest
For Rich Hutchinson, skiing is a passion. He was a member of the 1990 -1991 U.S. National Ski Team and the former National Race and Promotions Coordinator for Elan Ski Equipment. “I grew up skiing in New Hampshire at the age of two, ski racing at age four, and ski … Read the Rest
Going back and forth between his office and the deputy clerk’s office isn’t such a big deal anymore for Mike Rowlison.
The 61-year-old clerk-treasurer of the town of LaGrange used to limit his walking, especially taking the stairs, because of the pain it caused. His knee problems started when he … Read the Rest
Before her arthritis, Mary enjoyed an active lifestyle that included swimming, walking, bicycling, and working at the hospital as a courier. But when she started getting arthritis in her knees, everyday life became difficult. Mary says, “the more I walked the worse it [the arthritis pain] … Read the Rest
New Knee Implant Improves Golfer’s Life
After injuring his knee while skiing in 1968, golfer Jay Litty went through three operations to remove cartilage and seven arthroscopies to “clean out” bone chips and scar tissue. By the mid ’90s, he was lucky to be walking – his knee was “totally … Read the Rest
Knee Replacement Allows Teacher to Return to Both Her Profession and Passion(s) 2008
As an elementary school teacher in Washington, DC, Jane, 49, spends a large portion of her day on her feet. Her other passions, dance and cycling, are also physically demanding.
Between her indoor and … Read the Rest
Dr. Bose of the Joint Reconstruction Group of Chennai
Dr. Bose, firstly I want to thank you again for the “miracle” of the new knees. After the initial recovery I have been Pain free. Before it was a struggle to walk one block, and tennis was becoming more difficult and … Read the Rest
I have an Oxford Partial Knee, installed in me Sept. 17, 2008 I had a year check up for that knee yesterday, it was actually a year from the last time I saw him about that knee. My doctor is Dr. Lawrence Schweitzer of Connecticut Family Orthopedics in Danbury, CT. … Read the Rest
COIMBATORE 2007: A 95-year-old woman, Lakshmi Devi, has undergone a knee replacement surgery and this has prompted the hospital where she underwent the procedure to stake claim for a place in the Limca Book of World Records.
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon G. Balasubramanian at Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, where the surgery had … Read the Rest