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  • Elbow Fracture
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Distal Biceps Repair
  • MCL Sprain-
    PRP Treatment Therapy
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Labrum Repair
  • AC Separation
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Anter-Inferior
      Capsular Shift
  • AC Separation
  • Bilat TSR
  • Hemiarthroplasty
  • Removal of Clavicle
    Fracture Fragment
  • Reverse TSR
  • Latissimus Dorsi Tendon Transfer
  • KNEE
  • Meniscal Repair
  • Patellar Stabilization
  • Microfracture
  • Meniscal Repair

Nora - ACL Reconstruction

My freshman year of high school varsity soccer was nearly perfect--I was starting center mid and we nearly won the league championship, losing in overtime penalty kicks.  When my sophomore year rolled around, I was ready to fight for that championship.  Then, in an early September game, I got tackled. Suddenly I heard a pop and my knee was in pan.   I was scared, but figured I'd get better in a few weeks.  My friend recommended Dr. Levine, and he was able to see me a day later.  In the examination room, he quietly moved my knee and looked up at me, "you have the dreaded ACL tear."  I couldn't believe it.  I had heard about this injury in girls, but I felt like it could never happen to me.  My knee didn't even hurt that much by this point.  Dr. Levine then said, “and you're going to play soccer again, at any level you want." The next few months were not easy, but Dr. Levine was kind and patient with my family and me through the whole process.  He was incredibly knowledgeable about what surgery was best for me, about physical therapy, and how to reduce the risk of injuring my knee again, and most importantly, he was right about playing soccer again.  Last fall, my team won the league championship for the first time in the school's history.

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