Over the last few years, Kathryn McDonnell has seen several doctors with concern about the loss of flexibility in her hips.
Stories for Joint Replacement
Tom had hip replacement surgery at 7:30 a.m.; by noon he was walking; by 4:30 p.m. he was on his way home.
When the new MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center at Orange Coast Memorial opened this past spring, the mission was simple: to improve patients’ lives by relieving pain and restoring independence.
As a high school and college cheerleader, knee drops on a hard gym floor were an unfortunate part of the routine.
Each week, Laguna Woods resident Gael Clark looked forward to dancing to country music with friends, until pain became her regular dance partner.