• HSS patients from the last 5 years

Patient Testimonials

Why choose Hospital for Special Surgery for care?
Hear directly from our patients.

Diane Hitchcock, Noank, CT ó knee replacement
Dear Dr. Westrich, In case any of your patients need inspiration, here are a couple of pictures of my first rock climbing adventure 5 1/2 months post-op! Not bad for a 56-year-old woman! I canít thank you enough for giving me my life back!

Diane Hitchcock rock climbing at 5 and a half months post op

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Alexandra, ACL reconstruction
Josephine Moore, spine surgery
Joanne Donoghue, knee, hip surgery
Jane Pressman, spine surgery
Julie Fitzgerald, ankle distraction
Chris Pates, spine surgery
Nancy Napurski, ankle distraction

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