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Adaptive golf competition highlights spirit of disabled

...to bond with his children ? until January, when he lost his left leg after developing an aneurism from knee-replacement surgery.The 86-year-old disabled Marine Corps veteran from Aiken thought he might never play again. Then, he met...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/adaptive-golf-challenge-high
Paine tournament might have date change

...the athletic directors and Mrs. Wimberly (Paine's Frances Wimberly), who has been a key factor, had knee replacement surgery."Another problem is the fact the fliers announcing the tournament date went out later than normal. Larry said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/paine-college/2014-07-22/paine-tourn
UGA's Richt has hip-replacement surgery

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia football coach Mark Richt underwent hip replacement surgery this weekend at St. Mary's Hospital.Richt indicated in November that he would need the surgery to alleviate pain from a swing-set...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-02-04/ugas-richt-has-hip-replaceme
Georgia football coach Mark Richt might have hip replacement surgery

...Georgia football coach Mark Richt might undergo hip-replacement surgery to alleviate worsening pain, but he said Wednesday...Doctors told Richt he probably needs to have the replacement surgery."I don't want it to affect other joints in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-11-07/georgia-football-coach-ma
Gavin Floyd suffers elbow injury in Braves' win over Nationals

...Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez said.Floyd (2-2) was making his ninth start since recovering from ligament replacement surgery, but manager Fredi Gonzalez said the two injuries are not related.The Braves lost starters Kris Medlen and Brandon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-19/gavin-floyd-suffers-elbo
Age old questions: Weigh benefits of surgery against the risks

...doctor has recommended joint-replacement surgery for me. What should I expect...Arthritis Foundation, joint-replacement surgery should be the last treatment...who choose to have joint-replacement surgery are arthritis sufferers whose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/27/ent_260001.shtml
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Bad knees take toll

Q:Is knee-replacement surgery generally successful? A:For more than 20 years, knee replacements...return you to all the activities you desire. If not, knee-replacement surgery may be an option. The operation usually takes about two hours...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/28/ent_216654.shtml
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Braves notebook

...The news that Paul Byrd will undergo ligament-replacement surgery today on his right elbow and be lost for at least...orthopedist Dr. James Andrews agreed that ligament-replacement surgery was necessary. Dr. Andrews will perform the procedure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/01/bra_379933.shtml
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Nicklaus to end Masters streak

...Masters Tournament champion plans to undergo hip-replacement surgery later this month. His projected five-month recovery...Once I combined those factors, I felt that hip-replacement surgery was my option." David Westin can be reached at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/15/oth_250315.shtml
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Nicklaus' surgery goes well

...on a ceramic left hip. Nicklaus, 59, had hip replacement surgery Wednesday in Boston and will be on crutches for...troubled him for years. He tried to avoid hip replacement surgery with a rigorous exercise routine, but finally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/28/oth_251597.shtml
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