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Patient Testimonials

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Marilyn Ryan, Hackettstown, NJ - hip replacement
I have always been very active in my life. I'm still skating, skiing, and working out in my late 50's. Having lived in Manhattan, I loved to walk. In May, 2011, I met with Dr. Maynard regarding chronic pain in my right hip. He advised that I needed hip replacement. Dr. Maynard's knowledge and demeanor made me feel confident that he would get me through the joint replacement surgery safely. It has been 3 years since my successful surgery and I have resumed walking and dancing! The scar has all but disappeared. I thank God for Dr. Maynard and am forever grateful for the excellent work he did to improve my life.

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