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I came to Mayo Clinic after having my 2nd ACL surgery in La Crosse, WI that left me with severe chronic pain and no physical progress. I met with Dr. Stuart and his team in December of 2019. Within minutes of his evaluation, Dr. Stuart was able to determine my ACL had failed for the third time and my meniscus was likely torn again.

After confirming with tests and imaging – we determined the best plan of action was to do a Two Stage Repeat Revision ACL Reconstruction with a Complete Meniscus Allograft Transplant. I had the first stage surgery in January 2020 and the second stage surgery in September 2020. Throughout this entire process, Dr. Stuart (and his team) and Chad Cherny P.T., D.P.T., SCS (and his team) have been incredibly attentive to my recovery process and any concerns I have had. They have supported me in every aspect of my recovery and continue to do so. I am happy to report that I am recovering very well and my pain management has greatly improved.

I cannot thank the staff at Mayo Clinic enough for the outstanding care they have provided me. My quality of life has significantly increased since becoming a patient at Mayo Clinic.

Alyssa Lamer
La Crosse, WI

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