March 21, 2019
Well, I took the plunge for the outpatient resurfacing by Dr. Gross earlier today.
All was a great success and happy with how everything went. Currently resting up on post op Day 1 at the hotel with pain controlled.
Just visited by the visiting nurse as well…just when I thought i couldn’t be any more impressed.
Five stars all the way around for Dr. Gross and team.
Here’s the story:
41 yo male with left hip OA mild to moderate symptoms and Fapreventing favorite activities such as weighlifting, running, and martial arts.
Symptoms of stiffness and during the job when I had to stand for periods of time.
So I first sought local opinions from various Orthopaedic surgeons, who initially offered either steroid injections, stem cell injections, or total hip replacement. Tried steroid injections and PT first, with limited and temporary improvement. Then fortunately the Ortho who …