Success Stories

Active People Get Hip Replacements Too

Dr. Zanotti walked into Richard's exam room and said, ‘I thought you were going to be 75, not 60. That hip is not pretty.”

Dr. Zanotti suggested a hip replacement, but Richard wanted to continue water skiing, hiking and teaching physical education. Dr. Zanotti assured him he could remain active and have less pain. Richard encourages active people to get checked out.

“We active folks tend to ignore physical pain hoping it will go away. But I would absolutely recommend getting it checked out if you can’t do what you normally do. Just get it fixed and move forward."

Read Richard's Story