hip replacement surgery ?

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  1. ess marques

    ess marques New Member

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    facing the clear prospect of having hip replacement surgery. appreciate any input from anyone in this august group. thank you.
     
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    I never had a hip replacement but I have had a dick transplant with a water buffalo..
     
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    Whipping Post LA KINGS Gold

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    My girlfriend had it done a few years ago. Make sure you do the stretching exercises they recommend before the surgery, they say that really helps speed up the recovery. Took about two months for a full recovery, best thing she ever did.
     
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    wife is a whore and TeeDonkey like this.
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    You should look into getting stem cell injections. There are doctors that do this treatment and will advise if it is worthwhile in your case.

    There are videos on YouTube that will show the treatment and explain it.

    Stem cells are going to be the future of medicine.
     
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    Damn ninjad.... :davetoke: :wheel: :oldspazz: :shitfit:
     
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    Divorce Chicken I've got angst in my pants VIP

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    My dad had it done. You'll be happy in the long run.
     
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    I like to run..... I'd feel some in the hip joint, take some Advil, back off the running for a few days and it would get better. This has gone on for about two years. (I'm 52)

    Now I'm noticing a twinge and some pain when I ride my Harley and go to the foot brake.

    So, yup, I'm interested in hearing the comments.

    I think Mark Cuban had double. Of course when you're a billionaire and don't have to worry about missing work or the co-pay it probably makes the decision easier.
     
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    I had arthroscopic hip surgery at 27 to fix a few issues from playing sports. The worst part is not being allowed to walk on it for a few weeks. They do a nerve block with thin 6" thin needle right above the hip. That shit takes forever to wear off. Right before surgery they gave me an instant release oxycontin and a extended release oxycontin and then fentanyl during the surgery. Youll be out of your fucking mind for a bit but it's worth it. DO THE PT EXACTLY HOW THE DOCTOR PRESCRIBES IT. No short cuts.
     
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    Walygatr Well-Known Member

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    I'd tell you but there are hip-a rules.
     
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    Highly recommended.......read, learn and ask about the Anterior Approach.


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    Long Island Arthritis & Joint Replacement, PC | Anterior Hip
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    Why the Anterior Approach

    http://www.theanteriorhip.com/anterior-hip.php
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    Winst Well-Known Member VIP

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    In which part of the country(USA) are you located?

    I have quite a bit of knowledge and experience related to this topic.