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Avid Runner Defines Perseverance with Completion of Marine Corps Marathon After Hip Arthroscopy Surgery

2016-11-28T23:16:34+00:00

Nancy Edwards

I tore the labrum in my right hip training for my third half marathon, and had several opinions from other doctors as to the root of the pain since the MRI was inconclusive. Dr. Wolff diagnosed the problem immediately and gave me detailed information on how to repair it.

Avid Runner Defines Perseverance with Completion of Marine Corps Marathon After Hip Arthroscopy Surgery2016-11-28T23:16:34+00:00

Man Climbs 23,000 ft. Mountain and Plans to Run a Marathon Following Labral Tear Repair

2016-11-28T23:16:34+00:00

Luigi Laraia

I met Dr. Wolff in December 2013 and was quickly diagnosed a hip labral tear with cam impingement. I decided to go ahead with labral tear repair surgery which he performed in April 2014. After 4 weeks on crutches and small steps forward, I started an intense 6-month period

Man Climbs 23,000 ft. Mountain and Plans to Run a Marathon Following Labral Tear Repair2016-11-28T23:16:34+00:00

CrossFit Coach Returns to Running, Squating and Olympic Lifting After Hip Surgery

2016-01-14T21:15:36+00:00

Alissa Gordon

I had surgery with Dr. Wolff in October 2014 to reconstruct my labrum, and to shave down cam/pincer impingements as well.

As a CrossFit coach and athlete I had concerns about my ability to return to my sport after surgery, especially since I hadn’t met any other CrossFitters or Olympic

CrossFit Coach Returns to Running, Squating and Olympic Lifting After Hip Surgery2016-01-14T21:15:36+00:00

Collegiate Hockey Player Starts Every Game a Year After Surgery to Repair Torn Labrum

2016-11-28T23:16:34+00:00

Michael McGovern

In December 2012, while playing ice hockey for the University of Maryland, I suffered a hip check to my left hip. I immediately went down to the ice in serious pain and was unable to put any weight on my leg. Over the next 10 months I saw multiple

Collegiate Hockey Player Starts Every Game a Year After Surgery to Repair Torn Labrum2016-11-28T23:16:34+00:00

High School Football Player Returns to His Sport after Two Hip Surgeries, Goes on to Play for University of Chicago

2016-11-28T23:16:34+00:00

Michael Perry

Future collegiate football player smiling after successful hip arthroscopy with Dr. Andrew Wolff for labral repair and correction of femoroacetabular impingement.

 

During my sophomore football season at Gilman High School, I developed pain in both of my hip

High School Football Player Returns to His Sport after Two Hip Surgeries, Goes on to Play for University of Chicago2016-11-28T23:16:34+00:00

Grateful Mom Praises Dr. Wolff for Helping her Daughter Walk Again Without Pain, Dance, Enjoy the Outdoors, and Run Freely

2016-11-28T23:16:35+00:00

Lena Richoux

Patient walking without crutches following hip arthroscopy with Dr. Andrew Wolff.

Attention parents in the greater DC area, if you have an adolescent with a sports-­related or other hip injury that is difficult to diagnose, or if your adolescent

Grateful Mom Praises Dr. Wolff for Helping her Daughter Walk Again Without Pain, Dance, Enjoy the Outdoors, and Run Freely2016-11-28T23:16:35+00:00

Champion Boxer Praises Dr. Wolff for Top-Notch Treatment

2016-11-28T23:16:35+00:00

Jimmy Lange

In a sport where the smallest injury can mean the difference between winning and losing, The Nirschl Orthopaedic Center and Dr. Andrew Wolff have been a major factor in keeping me healthy in my march toward a world title. No shortcuts are taken to be the best in their

Champion Boxer Praises Dr. Wolff for Top-Notch Treatment2016-11-28T23:16:35+00:00

Ironman Athlete Returns to his Previous Level of Performance 15 Months After Labral Repair

2015-12-21T23:06:41+00:00

Dr. Carlo Contoreggi

I was riding my new tri/road bike for the third time on Thanksgiving Friday, 2012, and trying to avoid a compatriot rider who was avoiding a road hazard, I pivoted my left hip with considerable force tearing my left labrum.  I didn’t walk without pain for the next

Ironman Athlete Returns to his Previous Level of Performance 15 Months After Labral Repair2015-12-21T23:06:41+00:00

Astute Physical Therapist Recognized Potential Torn Labrum and Referred Patient for Surgery

2016-11-28T23:16:35+00:00

Sarah Putman

Today I hiked 16 miles on the Appalachian trail, not bad for a 55-year-old woman but even more remarkable, given that 7 months earlier I couldn’t walk for 40 minutes without agonizing pain in my left hip. I had a torn labrum.

This pain was not unfamiliar to me as

Astute Physical Therapist Recognized Potential Torn Labrum and Referred Patient for Surgery2016-11-28T23:16:35+00:00

Patient Who Suffered Hip Pain for a Year and a Half is Pain-Free Two Weeks After Hip Arthroscopy

2016-01-14T21:17:36+00:00

Mark Fair

Two weeks ago I had a left hip arthroscopy done by Dr. Wolff to repair a labral tear.  After a year and a half of pain, I am pain free! Aside from being a great surgeon, he took the time to answer all of my questions and concerns, and

Patient Who Suffered Hip Pain for a Year and a Half is Pain-Free Two Weeks After Hip Arthroscopy2016-01-14T21:17:36+00:00