Robotic Partial Knee Replacement Testimonial

Robotic Partial Knee Replacement Surgery Video Transcription

My name is Georgina and I live in Long Island New York City. I was experiencing arthritis for six years, mild, only one knee, and after three years, for two years lately, I had both knees with a big difference on one knee. Pain was coming and going but lately for 4 months, 24 hours a day I had the pain. Especially walking, it affected me 100%. I couldn’t walk.

I learned about Dr. Buechel from Greece. In Greece we have a good hospital, very, very good hospital with good doctors, metropolitan. So, I looked there and I found that he was the teacher to the other doctors from Greece, and I found out in New York City where he is to visit him. The first thing that I was looked at the doctor when I stepped in his office was his personality, how he was explaining the surgery, so I found right away that I was in good hands. When the doctor asked me, “When do you want it, when you plan to have the surgery?” I said, “How about tomorrow, doctor?” I was so comfortable.

After two days, I had the surgery after seeing the doctor for first time, and I was so happy to have the surgery so fast. I didn’t scare at all, I never thought of anything to go wrong, it was the surgery. There was no reason for me to have only one knee and to come again later. I was very, very comfortable. Partial knee replacement on both of my knees. I stayed only one night because the operation was late of the day, so I stayed in the hospital that night to be comfortable, actually. And I left the next day.

Everything was so smooth and nice. No pain at all in the hospital. Even when I went home, no pain for two weeks with the medication which I was taking of course, right? But everything went smooth, nice, and here I am after three and a half weeks happy, happy, very happy. I know how it is to have arthritis, even one knee, two knees, makes no big difference with pain, okay, go for it. Go. It worth. I was suffering and now after the surgery I feel like, “Wow, I solved all of my problems!”

Frederick F. Buechel, Jr. MD

Meet Frederick F. Buechel, Jr. MD

Frederick Buechel, Jr., MD is an internationally renowned orthopedic knee surgeon, an international instructor, and an expert in the field of Robotic Partial Knee Replacement and Robotic Total Knee Replacement.

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