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... This is big surgery and we all heal at different rates. Frankly, I hadn't made anywhere near the progress you already have made at the same point in my recovery. ... (12 replies)
... You guys are incredible. I had arthroscopy surgery on my left knee in November and the TKR on the right in February. Both knees are week but I am back doing almost as much as I did before the surgeries. ... (371 replies)
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... Thinking about you GaterGal, and hope you are coping. There is the relief of getting the actual surgery behind you and now is the day by day effort. Stay strong and determined. And don't skimp on the pain meds! ... (544 replies)
... Thanks Barb for your encouragement....I am 2 months out from TKR and still not up from around 90 degrees flexion. ... (544 replies)
... Rehabilitation. It is by Daniel J. Brugioni, M.D. and Jeff Falkel, Ph.D. ,P.T. ... (544 replies)
... My father recently had knee surgery and he is so glad he did it. He had a lot more pain prior to surgery. It seems to me you are very young and if the doctor is okaying your surgery, well, maybe you should take the next step. The younger you are, usually, the faster the recovery time. ... (25 replies)
... bionic. The first in Dec 08, the second in Dec 09. Both went very well. Following Physical therapists suggestions is very important and doing exercises religiously. As others have said, it takes a lot of work, but the results were worth the effort. There are no set rules. ... (371 replies)
... Thanks for the suggestion on the book. I see it's for sale on Amazon (my oldest son is a programmer there so he gets it for me at a discount) and it looks very interesting. (544 replies)
... I got on a stationary bike as soon as I could. I noticed that my knee was much more "relaxed" afterward although, the "ride" itself was a bit painful. ... (544 replies)
... I am sorry your friend is having such trouble and is basically all alone in dealing with this issue. You are a good friend to be so caring to check up on him. ... (1 replies)
... I was told today that I need total knee replacement of both knees. I have thryoid problems and currently weigh 315 lbs. I want to lose weight before surgery because I don't think it will do any good if I don't. I have a great doctor that understands how much they hurt. ... (371 replies)
... who was the one who urged me to have the surgery. I was able to tell both of them that having the surgery was the best thing I could have done! ... (371 replies)
... Susean's understandable to have fears about surgery and it is easy to talk yourself right out of it. ... (544 replies)
... Cindy, I like what you have said. Having this surgery has or will be WAY, WAY, WAY out of our "Comfort Zone". ... (544 replies)
... A very ambitious PT wants to look good for the doctor - so the more your numbers improve (progress) the better they look. My surgeon was not pleased with the impromptu force-bend they sprung on me once the PT found out I was making a quick visit to the surgeon that afternoon. I was not told in advance so I could take some extra pain medication and obviously the intense pain... (544 replies)
... Just do it!" You won't regret it! I waited two years after I was told I could get TKR thinking 47 is too young! I was in so much pain, I was bone on bone too, and I developed a terrible walking gait that has been difficult to overcome post surgery... ... (544 replies)
... Hello. I just found this site and this thread a couple of days ago and have been reading and learning. ... (544 replies)
... I'm a nurse anesthetist and work with loads of orthopedic surgeons who have all told me the same thing. ... (544 replies)
... Some of it could be pain simply from depending on the other leg during your recovery period. ... (4 replies)

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