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October 23, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Two Hip Replacements and One Happy Patient

By MakalaArce MakalaArce (@MakalaArce)

My name is Samantha Blythe, and the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota is a five-star medical facility in my book. Out of all the specialty clinics and hospitals that I’ve been to in my childhood and adult years, none of them match up to the quality of care that the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota gives to […]

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Tags: 2117, 3832, 5299, 5331, 5335, Dr. Daniel Berry, Dr. Robert Trousdale, hip dysplasia, Hip replacement, Mayo Clinic, Samantha Blythe


March 12, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Nurse finds out what being “hip” is all about

By MakalaArce MakalaArce (@MakalaArce)

My story begins in 1998. At the age of 32 I was diagnosed with bilateral hip dysplasia. Because I was a breech baby at birth the doctors at home had told me that this was probably the reason why I was having problems. I was having the most pain in my left hip. I first […]

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Tags: 2117, 3832, 5299, 5335, bilateral hip dysplasia, cortisone shot, Iowa, Julie Olson, Mason City, Mayo Clinic, nurse, Robert Trousdale


September 9, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Revisiting The Hippy Sisters: A Story of Hope, Healing and Having Fun

By Catherine Benson Catherine Benson (@catherine benson)

The Hippy Sisters held their 5th Annual HipCheck & ChickFest at the end of August, 2010. They all received good news from their beloved Dr. Berry and spent the rest of the time celebrating their friendship and pain-free lives.  They made sure they went out dancing, because now they can! Some patient support groups are developed […]

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Tags: 3832, 5299, 5335, Hip replacement, Hippy Sisters, Patient Support Groups


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