Dr. Chris O'Grady is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who has devoted his life to treating all conditions that stem from the musculoskeletal system.
The Bee’s Knees Podcast
by X10 Therapy
by X10 Therapy
Stories, articles, interviews of knee surgery and recovery… and life after surgery.
We focus on the patient in this weekly podcast. Our objective is to improve the whole knee replacement (and other knee surgeries) experience from months before surgery to months afterwards. In the pod you will also learn about the pre and post-surgery tool, The X10 Knee Recovery System™. Welcome to The Bee’s Knees Podcast.
What's it like running a PT clinic in the middle of a pandemic. The X10 Meta-Blog turns to Noah Hyman of First Health PT in Midtown Manhattan for some answers.
A knee injury in high school. Countless Arthroscopies. Knee Replacement. Knee Replacement Revision with Dr. Robert Ference. And finally recovery and back to an active life.
Nick had an incident during his police work where his knee gave out on him. At that moment he realized that he could no longer do the job with his knee in its compromised condition. That started him on the road to total knee replacement.
Phyllis Ayman takes us through an important incident in her childhood that put her on the path to her work with seniors. Phyllis is an eldercare advocate with great knowledge about caring for aging parents.
TKA Infection Two-Stage Knee Revision. It took nearly 18 months for Steve to find success after his TKA (Total Knee Arthroplasty). In fact, it took multiple surgeries, the last stage in the middle of the pandemic.
There are many things you can do prior to surgery to help yourself be as prepared as possible and therefore help to make your recovery process as easy as possible. This is a must listen for anyone with a knee surgery upcoming.
It took Sandie five full years to get this knee done. As of today, August 4, Sandie has a clean bill of health for her knee from her surgeon. A big accomplishment and a huge sigh of relief.
I'm an anesthesiologist in Lansing, Michigan. I've been here for 35 years. A bowlegged anesthesiologist. My story revolves around the fact that I tore my meniscus in my left knee in 1995. Knee Surgery Anesthesia.
The type of anesthesia used during a surgical procedure will depend on a number of factors, but primarily the nature of the procedure and your medical history. Beyond this, you may be offered a choice of options, and those who anticipate being anxious during the procedure may wish to opt for a greater level of sedation.
Vitamin D is important to the proper functioning of the immune system. Vitamin D deficient knee surgery patients have a higher risk of complications following surgery than those with adequate vitamin D. Written by Dr. Carl Freeman.
Amazed, stunned, and speechless, hope rising up in my heart, as a whole new sense of what’s possible for people struggling with those “sticky knees“… for YEARS.
To walk properly you need that zero degrees, so that your heel can hit the ground first. After surgery, sometimes what happens is your brain can start sending messages to the leg on how it should move and where it is in space. Your leg can sometimes have a delay on that message. It's almost like your muscles have to relearn what their job is.
An athlete all his life Tom writes about the challenges of total knee replacement recovery under circumstances of extreme pain. Mary Elliott does an in-depth interview for the podcast and Tom Jurewicz shares his story in this signature article about perseverance, courage and recovery.
Don rolled a dump truck and was thrown from the cab of the vehicle. He was in a wheelchair for months. The X10 Knee Recovery System™ was able to help Don's knee and, surprisingly, his hip as well. In addition to all of his injuries, Don was facing a very challenging ACL LCL Knee Recovery.
The new X10 patented technology provides an increase in flexion after standard physical therapy has failed. The X10 is not surgical, does not require anesthesia, is not painful, and does not require additional physical therapy upon completion.
Both of my knees were injured on 9/11. I was crushed in Tower Two when it collapsed. I had immediate surgeries, right after 9/11. On August 21, 2019, I had my left knee replaced. It was robotic surgery. Everything went well with the surgery and the replacement, but the recovery was a different story.
Larry Meservey had the perfect bilateral knee replacement with Dr. Douglas MacArthur of Littleton, NH. He used the X10 Knee Recovery System™ for his rehab at home.
Life is good, but it wasn’t always easy. In my third year of law school my family and I were displaced by Superstorm Sandy. I fled my family’s ruined home with a few items of clothing and my school supplies.
Maybe you should do something really amazing with your new knee... maybe the Senior Olympics are for you. An interview with Becky Ridky.