Facing a degenerative condition that called for double knee replacements, Terry could have sat down. Due to advanced orthopaedic treatment and his own determination, he’s back guiding hikers up the mountains he loves.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) are working together to increase awareness about hip and knee pain treatment options. Is hip or knee pain interfering with your day-to-day activities? Discuss treatment options with an orthopaedic surgeon to improve your quality of life.
Fight for Your Mobility! Be an educated patient. If you’re not sure that information on the internet or in a magazine is from a trusted medical source, ask your physician.