700,000 knee replacements each year .400,000 ACL Repairs . A total of 2.5 million knee sports injuries each year . So many surgeries and so many active lives turned upside down, at least for a little while. So how do these knee patients get back to living a normal life?
Having worked with hundreds of knee patients as a Patient Recovery Coach at Halley Orthopedics/X10Therapy, I have identified a few key strategies to returning to health and athletics after knee surgery: