Orthopedic Patient Success Stories

Orthopedic patient success stories at the hospitals of Methodist Health System

Beverly AndertonBeverly Anderton – knee replacement success story
After knee replacement surgery at Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, Beverly says, “It’s like I’ve started my life all over again.”

William Blair Jr.William Blair Jr. – hip surgery success story
Extra, extra! Newspaper veteran William Blair Jr. has good things to say after hip surgery at Methodist Charlton.

Gerald BrownGerald Brown – hip replacement success story
Gerald was amazed at his rapid recovery from hip replacement surgery at Methodist Dallas. "My friends and family couldn't believe it," he says.

Lance BrownLance Brown – bilateral knee replacement success story
Lance Brown finally found relief from knee pain at Methodist Charlton in Dallas

Robert CarmichaelRobert Carmichael – arthroscopic shoulder surgery success story
With help from Methodist Richardson’s orthopedics and physical therapy departments, Robert Carmichael is cleared to play soccer again.

Molly Cherian, MDMolly Cherian, MDanterior approach hip replacement success story
When an overseas trip resulted in a fractured hip, Molly Cherian, MD, trusted a referral to Methodist Dallas

Jami DicksonJami Dickson – toe fusion success story
After having a toe fusion at Methodist Richardson, Jami Dickson can once again do the things she loves

Paul Divis & Steve DurhamPaul Divis and Steve Durham
“What Steve and I have been trying to tell people is that the best hospital isn’t on this side of the river, it’s across the river at Methodist Dallas,” Paul says. “You get the best treatment, the best experience. We wanted to tell the story that your hospital is phenomenal.”

Karen DubrowKaren Dubrow – anterior hip replacement success story
“I’m part of the first generation of women who are able to play sports all of their lives, and I’m not planning on losing that title anytime soon,” she says.

Sandy BallNancy Elliott – knee replacement success story
“You’ll be able to take control of your life and not let pain be the focus,” Nancy says. “It will change your life for the better.”

Tim HallTim Hall – shoulder replacement success story
When Tim woke up after surgery, he said he could feel the difference in his shoulder already.

April HoughApril Hough – anterior approach hip replacement success story
After anterior approach hip replacement surgery at Methodist Richardson, April went from limping along to dancing with her daughters.

Kobey JuergensKobey Juergens – partial knee replacement success story
A joint effort – how Kobey Juergens and the Methodist Joint Academy made a partial knee replacement a walk in the park.

Carolyn KelleyCarolyn Kelley – anterior hip replacement success story
“I am so glad I was led to Dr. Berry and Methodist Dallas,” Carolyn recalls.

Bob MalloyRobert "Bob" Malloy – Joint Academy and knee replacement surgery success story
After undergoing reconstructive knee surgery at Methodist Charlton, retired DeSoto ISD football coach Bob Malloy was surprised to find himself back in the game so soon.

Mary MorganMary Morgan – hand surgery patient success story
“Lara has a great personality, takes time with you, and helps get your hands back where you can function again.”

Patrick RussellPatrick Russell – hip replacement success story
“I couldn’t be happier,” he says. “If you want to get up again and get moving properly and take part in life, the Joint Academy will help you get there.”

Arlene Steward Arlene Steward – decompression fusion procedure success story
Dr. Sengupta planned a decompression fusion procedure on seven of the vertebrae in Arlene’s neck and upper back to both correct the pinched spinal cord and restore proper posture to her head-neck region.

James VanderpostJames Vanderpost – total knee replacement success story
Arthritis no longer slows down former opera singer James Vanderpost. A total knee replacement in both knees at Methodist Richardson helps him climb theater stairs and walk the dog.

Charlton NwaefuluCharlton Nwaefulu – sports injury success story
Read how Methodist Mansfield helped a local high school student get back on his feet.