One of the starkest memories many Pirates fans have about this past season is Clint Hurdle limping out to the mound.
Rather than sit out their favorite activities, a lot of local people are taking advantage of a new procedure to fix a hip problem that doesn’t involve major surgery.
For some people, hip or knee surgery are inevitable. A local doctor is making the process a lot less painful using what you might call a special pain cocktail and his patients swear by it.
Karen Scharrar is an aerobics instructor who had a bad hip.
(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defenseman Zbynek Michalek had successful hip surgery Wednesday.
Pirates’ pitcher Charlie Morton’s hip surgery was successful. Dr. Thomas Byrd performed the operation in Nashville, Tenn.