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... I went to the doctor on Monday about my left knee problem. I have pain in my hamstring muscles as well as pain around my kneecap. The doctor told me that Botox injections or surgery were my two best options. ... (0 replies)
... Steffers, good luck! I'll be thinking about you! I'm really afraid of general anesthesia, too. When I had my botox injections in my psoas a few months ago, they gave me a general. I was shaking on the table when they put me out (I was sooooo scared), but all was well. Ask to be given a drug called Versed in your IV before you go into the OR-- you won't remember a thing. ... (34 replies)
... Well, the original plan was just for an overnight stay, but I didn't do well in recovery, slept through the release time twice and then by the last day my doctor thought I had already gone home so he didn't sign the papers in time. ... (18 replies)

... My now 22 year old son had the SDR surgery at age 5 in Louisville, KY by Dr. ... (12 replies)
... bilateral hamstring release and left posterior tibialis lengthening. Surgery was followed by 6 weeks in bilateral long leg casts, then lots of physical therapy. ... (2 replies)
... The only thing my daughter has had done surgery wise so far is an Adductor release in her groin. That gave fabulous results for a year or so but it's tightened up again with her last few big growth spurts. ... (2 replies)
... Hi - Not to side step your question, but if you do an online search for "selective dorsal rhizotomy" you'll find a wealth of information that will answer your question about the SDR procedure completely. You'll see that some of the first few matches are from St Louis Children's hospital and that's where Dr. Park works. An online search for "hamstring release" will also... (12 replies)
... That stuff makes me incredibly sick! And then they would give me the stomach medicine that would knock me right out so I slept through the release time 2 days in a row! ... (18 replies)
... y when the casts come off. I'm looking forward to seeing what response you do have when you get the casts off because I'd like so see if my spasms were from the surgery done to the bones or just being in casts for so long. I hope others can give imput on this who have had hamstring lengthening done. ... (31 replies)
... I am having this surgery done at the end of this month. I have having bilateral hamstring and achilles lengthening. I am 29 and live alone. ... (31 replies)
... I'd be interested in knowing more about your most recent surgery. I am scheduled for hamstring lengthening this month but have never had it done before. ... (11 replies)
... I'm sure I could give more detailed info about my surgery experience if anyone is interested... ... (11 replies)
... e CP. I have had my achilles tendons lengthened three times, but am in severe pain now. My hamstrings are really tight, and the doc thinks the pain is related to hamstring tightness, and wants to do surgery to do my hamstrings, but I cannot get my HMO to approve it. I am really frustrated. ... (11 replies)
... Devnic - god bless and heres hoping things improve. Please keep us updated - I am following this thread with interest. My son is 7 years old and at times can walk unassisted but always with someone in toe to catch him if he falls. Our surgeon keeps putting off this surgery saying "wait as long as possible" so we continue to have botox and stretching but my son's gait is... (4 replies)
... DEAR DEVNIC , i am new to this forum and havent a clue what i am doing so hope i am doing this right. your message really struck me because you werent confident in the surgeon that performd on your son and you were really worried about the scars, didnt you have any post op apointments and what did the surgeon think when he looked at the scars when the plaster came off,... (4 replies)
... It helps rebuild the muscles after surgery faster than doing it on "land" because of the added resistance. ... (31 replies)
... Hi my 16 year old daughter is now 5 weeks post op with1. Bilateral proximal femoral derotition osteotomies,2.Bilateral rectus femoris releases,3. Bilateral hamstring release, are there any others out there who have been through this surgery, if so how did you cope with the long rehabilitation period which lies ahead after this surgery? (2 replies)
... I feel it was mainly due to the hamstring lengthening. ... (9 replies)
... share their experience. I haven't been told about any spasms. The doctor just warned that I may need crutches depending on the level of weakness. What kind of surgery did you have. I should note that I only had short legs casts and wear knee immobilizers on my upper leg when sleeping. ... (31 replies)
... I'm not sure how much help I can be as I had this surgery, tib transfer, release and recession all at the same time, but I can tell you there is no need for a full leg cast. ... (8 replies)

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