August 23, 2008 I’m on day 13 with a Cormet hip resurface RH from Dr Boyd in Salem OR.Very impressive and experienced team of staff with around 6oo HR under there belt. I did my due diligence before embarking on this resurface by meeting surgeons from OR,WA,CA and Australia.
My recovery seems to be going backwards, I’m relying on crutches, couldn’t imagine a step without them and oxyconitn and viocodin heavily. I was better when I was in Hospital than I am now. My pains coming from the lower back/butt area and it all feels like nerve sensations shooting all over the hip. The hip feels unstable and meds don’t stop the nerve shooting thru the butt lower back.
It’s painful to lift my leg … Read the rest