For one athletic Michigan mom, outpatient joint replacement brought a quick end to years of pain.
Not long ago, teenager Madisyn Dame would have been too young for hip surgery. Medical advancements have allowed her to undergo two of them—with incredible results.
Dale Coil's unwavering commitment to physical therapy and healthier living led him to shed more than 300 pounds—and gave him his first pain-free morning in years.
After battling chronic hip pain, Jon VanEizenga's hip replacement surgery gave him back his active life.
With new hips, Jeremiah New is starting life anew and leaving the pain behind.
Recent studies indicate heavy patients need fewer blood transfusions, and did not have more complications.