Success Stories

See how we’ve helped change the lives of some of our patients with Failed Hip or Knee Surgeries. Click on the links for the posts below to hear their stories:

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January 31, 2020

Persistent Knee Pain After Knee Replacement Surgery

Frances endured three knee surgeries yet her excruciating pain remained. In fact, it was getting worse with each surgery. No doctor would touch her including the orthopedic surgeon who did…
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May 17, 2018

Disconnecting Nerves During Nerve Surgery Relieves Pain After Three Failed Hip Revisions

Successful Nerve Disconnection Surgery Has Margaret Back in the Swing Margaret Botts shares her story of recovery after successful nerve surgery. Her hope is to educate others with similar problems…
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March 29, 2018

Denervation Surgery Helps Knee Pain After Knee Arthoplasty

Knee Pain After Knee Arthroplasty Larry had a total knee arthroplasty but after the surgery, he still had constant knee pain. He had decreased range of motion and aching pain…
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September 27, 2017

A Tragic Tale of Unnecessary Knee Replacement and Amputation

A Tragic Tale of Unnecessary Knee Replacement and Amputation Dr Tollestrup helped a patient with pain from an unnecessary knee replacement surgery. Kathy's story is a tragic tale of a…
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March 31, 2017

Knee Pain Gone Thanks to Denervation Surgery

Knee Denervation Helps Patient With Chronic Knee Pain Quincy is a patient with a history of two different arthroscopic surgeries on the left knee for torn meniscus. He agreed to…
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March 21, 2017

Knee Pain Finally Gone After Failed Knee Replacement Surgery

Knee Pain Finally Gone Thanks to Dr. Tollestrup Mark came to see Dr. Tim Tollestrup after years of debilitating knee pain. Unfortunately, he is a classic example of a patient…

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We do not guarantee any specific results or outcomes for surgery, should our practice work on your behalf. Information on this website may be used as a reference for successes we’ve achieved for our patients, and not as an assurance or guarantee for similar results in all instances.