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'Antsy' Kevin Durant doesn't plan to rush back following surgery

...I've been antsy since I got out of surgery," he said Tuesday. "Injuries have...the first time since the injury. He had surgery on Oct. 16 and will be re-evaluated...a cast.Durant said he's never had surgery, so he doesn't know how he will respond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-10-21/antsy-kevin-durant-doesnt-pla
Health concerns force Archie Manning to step aside

...Playoff Executive Direc tor Bill Hancock said Manning will have surgery in November to help relieve discomfort he has while moving around...his right knee. Coach Darrell Hazell says Robinson will have surgery Oct. 28. He was injured in an Oct. 4 victory at Illinois...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-20/health-concerns-force-arc
Year is over for Redskins' Orakpo

...Redskins coach Jay Gruden says linebacker Brian Orakpo needs surgery and is done for the season because of a torn right pectoral...Center Daniel Kilgore is scheduled to undergo season-ending surgery today on a fractured left ankle suffered in the third quarter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-10-20/year-over-redskins-orakpo
Active dogs getting ACL-like surgeries

...to 10 times as likely to get surgery on a key knee ligament that...pet owners are getting the surgeries for their pets, Lirtzman said...estimated just over a million CrCL surgeries were being done each year...tears annually. About half get surgery, and the rest are treated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/pets/2014-10-18/active-dogs-getting-acl-surger
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 this summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/adaptive-golf-challenge-high
Clemson loses running back for season

...1-2) on Saturday night.Choice, a freshman, led Clemson with 218 yards and a touchdown. Swinney said Choice would need surgery in a couple of weeks to repair an ACL.Swinney said Leggett tore his meniscus and sprained an MCL. He's caught 10 passes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-10-20/clemson-loses-running-bac
Michael Sam is released by Dallas

...options open with the former Clemson star by placing him on the reserve injured/designated to return list, a day after he had surgery to repair a collarbone injury. The designation means Spiller would have the chance to resume practicing in six weeks, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-10-21/michael-sam-released-dallas
Georgia receiver Malcolm Mitchell proud to be in a women's book club

...book a month now with the club and reads a lot on his own.Coach Mark Richt mentioned after Mitchell underwent arthroscopic surgery in late July that when he visited Mitchell in the hospital, he had books by his side.Overcoming injuries at Georgia - a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-21/georgia-receiver-malcolm-
NTSB blames pilot for fatal Vein Guys plane crash

...McCorkle, Lisa Volpitto and Tiffany Porter, then crashed into a wooded area.The staff was returning home from a vascular surgery practice at the company's Nashville office.Trammell and co-pilot Jeremy Hayden sustained serious injuries but survived...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-21/ntsb-blames-pilot-fatal-ve
Doctors Hospital | The Augusta Chronicle

...including a 24-hour emergency department, day surgery services, outpatient diagnostic and therapeutic...treatment for cancer patients. Doctors Hospital Surgery Center in Evans offers day-surgery services to the growing Columbia County area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/doctors-hospital