Hip Replacement Patient Story.

Bill, Hip Replacement Patient Story

For Bill, debilitating hip pain kept him in the wings. Now, he’s dancing his way back to an active lifestyle thanks to his total hip replacements.

Video: Bill Vantage Total Ankle Patient Story

Exactech Vantage Ankle Replacement Patient
Reidsville, NC

Retired firefighter Bill Smith was suffering from ankle arthritis which limited his daily activities. After a total ankle replacement, he’s taking his life back — one step at a time.

Video: Chester, Shoulder Replacement Patient Story

After a painful fall, Chester learned he needed a shoulder replacement. The surgery helped get him back to doing the things he loves, like playing with his grandkids and running his lawn care company.

Duane Patient Story
Duane Patient Story

Video: Duane Knee Replacement Patient Story

Knee pain was limiting Duane from doing what he loves — working as a CNC operator with Exactech during the week and finishing home improvement projects on the weekend.

Shoulder Replacement Patient Story

Video: Julie, Shoulder Replacement Patient Story

Julie loves vacationing each summer at her family’s cabin in Okiboji, IA. But shoulder pain kept her from doing the things she loves. Now she’s back in the water thanks to Dr. Hurd and a total shoulder replacement. Learn more about shoulder replacement surgery at

Video: Kathy Vantage Ankle Patient Story

Exactech Vantage Ankle Replacement Patient
Raleigh, NC

Proud grandmother Kathy Driver had been struggling with ankle pain for years after a fall nearly 30 years ago. A total ankle replacement helped get her back on her feet and playing with her grandkids again.

Knee replacement patient story

Video: Pete Knee Replacement Patient Story

Pete is an avid photographer and weekend warrior whose knee pain limited everyday tasks. As a quality engineer at Exactech, he was eager to undergo knee replacement surgery to get…