Inspiring Stories in Your Selected Condition

Kolfage, B

Brian Kolfage

Tucson, Arizona

In Extremis from Bilateral Thigh Injuries, Abdominal Wounds, Shrapnel in the Right Hand, and Facial Injuries, Guillotine Amputation at the Thigh While in Iraq and Subsequently Lost One Leg Above the Knee, the Other in a Hip Disarticulation, his Right Hand, and Part of his Face by Lt. Col. Scott Shawen, MD

Because of my orthopaedic care, I can study architecture at the University of Arizona and pursue life and love.

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Campbell, J

Jim Carroll

Brinkley, Arkansas

Spinal Surgery by Francis Camillo, MD

Because of my orthopaedic care, I'm back working on my farm.

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Foreman, R

Rebecca Oliver Foreman

Ash Flat, Arkansas

External Fixator on Arm and Heel by Edward Perez, MD

Because of my orthopaedic care, I can spend another day doing the job I love; teaching my first grade class.

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Greaney, David

David Greaney

Poway, California

Rebuilt Left Ankle, Both Legs Repaired, Pelvis Rebuilt; Rodding of Lower Leg Fractures, Repair of Ankle Fractures by Jeffrey Smith, MD; Jeffrey S. Schiffman, MD

Because of my orthopaedic care, I can walk, rejoin my friends in the VFW and once again work as a Reserve Park Ranger!

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Gambale, Dominique

Dominique Gambale

Encinitas, California

Reconstructive Plastic Surgery (Free Flap Transplant), Orthopaedic Constructive Surgery (Titanium Rod Implant), Skin Graph, Bone Graph by Paul Girard, MD

Because of my orthopaedic care, I can walk again!

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Maisch, B

Bill Maisch

Ramona, California

Repair to Fractures in the Acetabulum by Jeffrey Smith, MD

Because of my orthopaedic care, I can resume my regular activities as a dance instructor.

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Young, T

Terry Young

San Marino, California

Surgery on Broken Femur by Vincent Chen, MD

Because of my orthopaedic care, I can WALK.

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Smiley-E 2

Erik Smiley

Santa Rosa , California

Leg Reconstruction by Dr. Nathan Ehmer

Because of my orthopaedic care, I can get around on my two healthy legs.

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