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Gastrocnemius slides

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plw1970

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After suffering for quite a few years with re-occuring minor tears/injuries to my calves, I have recently had surgery on my both my legs, Bi-lateral Gastrocnemius Slides to be exact.

I do not know what the exact procedure was, but it has sorted me right out! 2 months after the op, many weeks of physio/rehab, I can now run for 30 mins pain free and improving all the time.

Everyone I have spoken to, including the physio and RI do not know what the surgical procedure is, they have not come accross it before. I am interested to know if anyone out there has had this op, what the procedure is and if their recovery has been as successful as mine
 
#2
You could always try and speak to the surgeon to see if he/she would send you a copy of your surgical record, phone the hospital and speak to his/her secretary to see if this would be possible.

good news by the way.
 

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