Stephen Hip Resurfacing with Dr. Callander 2012
I’m 58, super active, and live in the Lake Tahoe area. Among other activities I’ve run for 35 years and that, combined with other activities and some suspect genes (thanks Mom) led to the deterioration of my hip. I got the OA diagnosis in September, had to stop running in November, and scheduled surgery for March 27, 2012, at the end of the ski season. That way I would have a new hip in time for our glorious (but short) Tahoe summer.
Pre-op I worked on upper body strength, and concentrated on bar dips – you spend a lot of time lifting yourself out of chairs after surgery. I also worked on balance with a bosu ball and … Read the rest