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     Continuing my series of blogs chronicling my battle thru nerve pain from neuromas. This blog begins four months after April 08 open surgery for 6 neuroma excissions. I was referred to pain management for...

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   I've been dealing with neuromas since Oct 2007 and it's now 2011.  What is a neuroma you might ask ? A neuroma is a...
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Nick’s Medial Plica Excision & Fat Pad 18 months Post Op

After just having just 2 IMS sessions with Dr Brown I already have seen vast improvements that would never have happened if I never went to see My GP for a referral to see Dr Brown. I can now walk with out a limp and can walk at a faster pace and can jog slowly which I was unable to do before having IMS....

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First Day Back To School

Today was my first day back at school with my knee.  I came here in a full leg brace, and will have it for 3 months.  I am not very excited.  Fortunately, my school has an elevator for me, and I don't have to participate in Phys Ed.  Unfortunately, everyone has to stay at least 6 inches away from me as if they even slightly bump my knee, it could result in a few more surgeries and a...

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ACL Revision + meniscus repair Surgical Experience and first 48 hours

I arrived at the same day surgery center at 5:30 am which is the time I normally arrive for my clerkship duties as a medical student.  It's weird to sit out in the waiting room--at the mercy of the folks behind the doors and curtains rather than being on the other side.  

Prior to the operation, my orthopedic surgeon and I had numerous discussions about the...
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History before ACL Revision with meniscus repair

I'm going to give a not-so-brief history of my knee injuries leading to

ultimate ACL revision in 2011


15 years ago (when I was 15 ~1995) , my leg was kicked from beneath me...
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Nick's Medial Plica Excision & Fat Pad 15 Months Post Op

Mr Green arranged for me to see Dr Kumar at the Pain Management Clinic at the BirminghamRoyalOrthopaedicHospital...