Amy, a patient of Dr. Stuart Hershman, after a successful complex spine surgery

Amy's story

Diagnosed with scoliosis as a teenager, when Amy entered her 50s she began experiencing extreme pain due to the scoliosis. Dr. Stuart Hershman, and his team at the Orthopaedic Spine Center, have Amy on the path to recovery. Read more.

 

 

Janet, a patient of Dr. Daniel Tobert, after a successful spine surgery

Janet's story

A cyst on her lumbar spine was causing immense pain for Janet. She saw Dr. Daniel Tobert in the Orthopaedic Spine Center to have that cyst removed. Read more.

 

 

Emily, a patient who went to the Sports Injury and Performance Clinic as part of the Women's Sports Medicine Program

Emily's story

Hip and knee pain threatened to end Emily's running. She saw the team in the Women's Sports Injury and Performance Clinic and is back to running 30 miles a week. Read more.

 

 

Don, a patient of Dr. Harold Fogel, after successful spine surgery

Don's story

Pain in his low back and legs meant Don could not do the things he loved. Dr. Fogel and the team in the Orthopaedic Spine Center made sure he got back to golfing, biking, hiking, enjoying time with this grandchildren. Read more.

 

 

Bobby, a patient of Dr. Christopher Bono, after successful spine surgery

Bobby's story

Bobby's spinal stenosis was causing debilitating pain every day. After surgery with Dr. Bono he is back to doing the things he loves. Read more.

 

 

Vicky, a patient of Dr. Thomas Cha, after successful neck surgery

Vicky's story

As an avid athlete, Vicky was not going to let constant neck pain get in the way of her active life. She found Dr. Cha and the team in the Orthopaedic Spine Center. Read more.

 

 

John, a bakery owner, saw Dr. Oh after he tore his bicep

John's story

As a bakery owner, John's torn bicep meant he could not work. Dr. Oh got him back to work and his life. Read more.

 

 

Harold saw Dr. DiGiovanni for total ankle replacements

Harold's story

Harold's ankle arthritis was keeping him from the active life he wanted, so Harold turned to Dr. DiGiovanni and the Foot & Ankle Center. Read more.

 

 

Gary saw Drs. DiGiovanni, Bedair and Jupiter for problems with nerve damage, ankle arthritis, spinal stenosis and knee arthritis

Gary's story

Gary got back to spending quality time with grandkids after seeing the orthopaedic specialists at Mass General. Read more.

 

 

Joe had complex foot reconstruction with Dr. DiGiovanni

Joe's story

Joe had complex foot reconstruction with Dr. DiGiovanni after being diagnosed with a disease that damaged the nerves in his legs. Read more.

 

 

Anne, a patient of Dr. Thomas Cha, after successful back fusion

Anne's story

Anne was 30 years old and had severe arthritis in her low back. After surgery with Dr. Cha, she found a new lease on life. Read more.

 

 

Susan saw Dr. Young-Min Kwon for her avascular necrosis

Susan's story

As a fitness instructor and nurse, Susan could not be slowed down by her hip arthritis. Dr. Young-Min Kwon got her back to doing the things she loves. Read more.