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Why Don’t More Orthopedic Surgeons Talk About Scar Tissue

RECOVERY MATTERS – a BLOG about Knee Replacement Health
Surgeons Talk About Scar Tissue

Scar Tissue and TKA

Should surgeons talk about scar tissue? Henry’s situation.

Henry’s path to knee replacement surgery is like that of many who are seeking relief from knee pain and getting back to the life they led before their mobility was compromised. He is 75 years old and has been very active all his life. Henry eventually experienced severe knee pain, received shots relieve the pain and to keep going, and finally was designated a candidate for knee replacement surgery.

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Julia Outpatient and Beyond

Julia Home to Outpatient Care

Recovered in Four Weeks

Julia & Outpatient Care

Complete Rehab these last two weeks for Julia.

We posted two weeks ago about how Julia raced to great heights with VNA and home care and was headed to outpatient care at Complete Rehab. Now – after two weeks of rehab with Clare and the therapy team – Julia is doing as well as one could ever hope. Her meeting yesterday with Dr. El-Yussif went extremely well four weeks after surgery. I texted with Julia today and she was full of positive energy.

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From Home to Outpatient Care

Introducing Julia

From Home to Outpatient Care this week: Julia owns her own business in Rochester Hills, Michigan. She is an avid motorcyclist, riding both on her own bike as well as on the back of friends’ bikes. Her love of fun, biking and making the most out of every day of her life was compromised by increasing difficulties with her knee.

Working as a massage therapist puts you on your feet all day long. An unreliable and painful knee was not going to work for Julia so she started to explore her options.

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X10 Update May 2014 Range of Motion Progress

Most Importantly Our Patients Get Well, Fast

Six Interviews

We have been very busy helping knee patients in Michigan recovery from knee surgery this spring. And we captured some wonderful interviews of a few of them recently. We have patients experiencing significant range of motion progress. Click on any link below to view the interview.

Kevin’s athletic schedule takes your breath away.

Linda reminds everyone that “move it or lose it”, could never be more true than with knee rehab.

Mike is quite matter of fact about surgeons’ use of X10, “if they do not think you need it bull#$%*!”

Julia broke records for Range of Motion at 10 days – making Dr.

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