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MAKOPlasty partial knee replacement testimonial - 7 months post op

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We met Kris after she had had had 6 surgeries on her knee over the years. She was in pain, finding it difficult to walk very far. She couldn't bike or swim. She had a MAKOPlasty partial knee replacement. She says, "This last surgery of the partial knee replacement has been the most successful and in a way the easiest to rehabilitate from by far".

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