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Neild5

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5 days and I will be a bilat!
« on: February 15, 2012, 08:07:35 AM »
I took a tour of the new "Center for Joint Excellence" where I will be on Monday. All new rooms, new large PT area, lunch room for patients that want to get out of their rooms and shower stalls in each bathroom.
 
I will have the same PT and nurses inpatient and will see the same outpatient PT as I did less than a year ago.   The only change is the doctor since Dr. Sheehan retired. 

I am ready!!
50 yo male left Biomet 2/28/11, right BHR 2/20/12

hernanu

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Re: 5 days and I will be a bilat!
« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2012, 10:37:52 AM »
That's great, Neil... congrats on the upcoming freedom from OA. Who's your Doctor?
Hernan, LHR 8/24/2010, RHR 11/29/2010 - Cormet, Dr. Snyder

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Re: 5 days and I will be a bilat!
« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2012, 12:35:53 PM »
Welcome, Neil, aboard the Bilateral Express.  You will love it, once the pesky healing is out of the way!

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12/11 Failed Bilateral BHR by Dr. Schmitt  3/14 Positive Metal LTT for Nickel Allergy.   11/14 Bilat Ceramic/Titanium Revisions.

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Re: 5 days and I will be a bilat!
« Reply #3 on: February 15, 2012, 08:34:34 PM »
The first on was done by Dr. Sheehan, he did the first resurfacing in Illinois.  Since he retired I am having a Dr. Alden doing the second one.  He moved here from the Mayo clinic where he was doing research on resurfacing. 
 
50 yo male left Biomet 2/28/11, right BHR 2/20/12

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Re: 5 days and I will be a bilat!
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2012, 07:33:39 PM »
Tomorrow afternoon is it.  I actually get to eat breakfast, the first time I did not have to be NPO after midnight.
50 yo male left Biomet 2/28/11, right BHR 2/20/12

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Re: 5 days and I will be a bilat!
« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2012, 07:41:58 PM »
Best wishes. You know the drill.
Left BHR 1/9/12 Dr. Schmitt

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Re: 5 days and I will be a bilat!
« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2012, 09:55:03 PM »
Good Luck Neild5!!!   All us Hippies are sending you good vibes! 
Successful LBHR 1/19/12 Dr. Cynthia Kelly
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Re: 5 days and I will be a bilat!
« Reply #7 on: February 19, 2012, 11:02:53 PM »
Good luck tomorrow Neil! Sending a lot of good thoughts and let us know how goes when you can.
Hernan, LHR 8/24/2010, RHR 11/29/2010 - Cormet, Dr. Snyder

 

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