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Eudora, KS
A 19-year-old female asked:

Can i just ask my doctor to do surgery on my knee as i have tried everything else such as pt, exercising, losing weight?

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Dr. David Trettin
Orthopedic Surgery 33 years experience
Diagnosis?: Best to follow your orthopedist's instructions as he has examined your knee and knows you.. What is your diagnosis, patellofemoral pain or instability?( guessing).Tell your surgeon your concerns and ask him whether surgery would be helpful. Best of luck!

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Last updated Mar 13, 2014

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