Patient Stories

Birmingham Hip Resurfacing
Whatever your dreams may be—a first dance or a First Place—don’t let hip trouble hold you back. At Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, exciting new options are now available to you. Read more about the Birmingham Hip.

Hear Daniel's story about his hip procedure >>


Dynesys Spine Stabilization
Don’t let spine troubles keep you from all that life has to offer. Our expertise in a ground breaking procedure,called Dynesys Spine Stabilization, is giving patients new hope. Read more about the Dynesys system.

Hear Debbie's story about her spine surgery >>


Sports Medicine
Whatever your needs, we have multi-disciplinary expertise in every aspect of sports medicine. Our educational approach involves you in your care and options. Helping you make the right choice based on your personal goals can improve your outcome and maximize your post-op performance and recovery.

                                           Hear Ben's story about his treatment >>


Total Ankle Replacement
When your only hope is total ankle replacement, we’re the only place in the state of Vermont that can perform it for you. After traditional methods and interventions fail to provide relief from pain, this innovative procedure can deliver the positive results you seek. Read more about Total ankle replacement.

                                           Hear William's story about his ankle replacement >>


Lumbar Fusion Spine Surgery
Whether you're a candidate for the Dynesys system or another approach, spine surgery can offers relief from low back pain. Hear Peter's story about how a lumbar fusion got rid of his lower back pain.

Hear Peter's story about his spine surgery >>


Tendon Resection
Orthopedics conditions and injuries can affect anyone. When you need expert evaluation, diagnosis and treatment, it’s time to talk to professionals who have the experience and expertise to help.

Hear Laura's story about her treatment >>