HIP REPLACEMENT PATIENTS
“Our patients receive competent and compassionate care from a team of experts
who have made this field of medicine their professional life’s work.”
— DR WILLIAM T. LONG
Meet | Tom
Tom had two severely arthritic knees and also developed a bad left hip. His love of surfing was put on hold for years. See how his life changed after CSI.
"Dr. Long was a port in the storm."
Meet | Robert
Since the age of 9 Robert suffered with hip problems. Doctors said he would have to endure the pain. See his amazing recovery.
"I do chores around the house now ! “
Meet | Chris
Chris, an exceptional athlete; Now struggled to get in and out of the bathtub.
Witness the amazing recovery that allowed Chris to take back his life as a Fire Captain.
“It’s just night and day.”
Meet | Arkie
"Arkie" was a versatile athlete, ballet dancer, martial artist and Hollywood stuntman. He found himself trapped in a body that no longer obeyed his commands. Watch Arkie get his bounce back.
"I might start doing the martial arts again. I didn't know if I was allowed to."
Meet | Barry
Barry showed us that martial artist are possibly the best at rehabilitation after hip replacement. See how his remarkable recovery exceeded the expectations of Dr. William T. Long.
“The simple chores were becoming more difficult, like putting socks on and tying my shoes.”
Meet | Amy
Amy complained about back and hip pain. Three surgeons told Amy that she needed spine fusion surgery.
Amy visited CSI and learned that the problem was hip arthritis.
“3 doctors told me I needed spinal fusion surgery.”
Meet | Mary
At age 91 Mary was back on her feet one day after heart plus revision hip surgery. How was this possible? Rapid Recovery Anesthesia.
“I don't have any pain now, I don't know where it went.”
KNEE REPLACEMENT PATIENTS
Meet | Tom
In the 2nd grade Tom and Dr. William T. Long were alter boys at Saint Eugene Church. When Tom couldn't kneel anymore he got help from his childhood friend.
“My co-workers were amazed at how straight my legs were.”
Meet | Ken
Ken’s lifestyle was playing football, running and lifting weights. Knee pain forced him to be a spectator. Watch his road to recovery.
“I just did a four mile hike on a glacier moraine.”
Meet | June
June had been told she was too heavy for knee replacements. Share her story as she receives her Bachlor of Arts Degree.
“I’m going to walk across the stage with no cane or walker.”
Meet | Herbert
Herbert was in failing health and trapped in a wheelchair in New Mexico. He reached out to Dr. Long moved to California and made the most of an opportunity to improve his knees and his life.
“You spent more time on the phone with me that night than my doctor had spent in 5 years.”
Meet | Devaughn
Devaughn was taking care of everyone except himself. When he decided it was time to repair his worn out knees the transformation was spectacular.
“My goals are to just dance, to live...”
HIP REVISION PATIENTS
Meet | Michelle
Wheelchair bound for over 3 years, Michelle was told there was no help for her… Until CSI.
“They see me walking and just can't believe it !”
Meet | Jessica
At 26 years old, 11 failed operations left Jessica in a wheelchair and in failing health. After one successful operation by Dr. William T. Long Jessica saw her dreams come true.
“You're a different kind of doctor...”
Meet | Todd
Todd suffered from mystery pain that many surgeons did not understand. See how computer navigation helped diagnose and cure his unexplained pain.
“I can bend over with no problems now.”
KNEE REVISION PATIENTS
Meet | Dean
Dean awoke from partial knee replacements with bowed painful knees. It was years before Dean found a physician who could make crooked legs straight.
“Thanks to Dr. Long I have straight legs now.”
Meet | Helen
Doctors told her, “The X-rays look fine.”
But she lived in constant pain.
See how she found the Missing Piece.
“I don't think about pain anymore.”
Meet | Bernice
The old knee replacement hurt. When she was told that there was nothing wrong with the knee that hurt even more.
Dr. William T. Long believed Bernice and found the cause and solution to her pain.
“You told me, "Here is your problem." “…and that just made me happy.”
Meet | Betty
After ten failed operations Betty wanted an amputation. She had a frozen knee. After one successful joint replacement operation Betty was frozen no more.
“I have complete trust in Dr. Long.”