I was referred to this site by a fellow hippy, Max Garner of Troy,NC. We talked today on the phone for about an hour. I’d heard that he had the resurfacing done and decided to call him.
He said it was interesting that I called today because it was his first anniversary of the surgery. We both had the same surgeon, Riyaz Jinnah at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. My surgery was on Sept. 29. I’m 62 years old and have been running for 29 years. I’ll reach my 30th anniversary of running in March, so I’m hoping to start back by the end of March.
I had my right hip resurfaced. It’s coming along well, I’m just itching to get back on the roads.
My pain started in my groin while running the week of Labor Day, 2008. When it …