Kathleen Lunz-Gewirtz spent a year on crutches after breaking her leg in two places. The pain was excruciating, the healing was slow, and the outlook wasn’t bright. In fact, she was headed for surgery — until her doctor prescribed EXOGEN.
“I feel that my leg’s healing faster,” she told KYW-TV reporter Stephanie Stahl.
She’s right, according to orthopedic surgeon Dr. Elton Strauss. “We have found that 20 minutes a day will stimulate the bone cell just enough that it will heal even the most difficult fracture,” he said.
See the full story at CBSPhilly.com.
Clinical trials for EXOGEN have demonstrated a heal rate of 86% for non-union† fractures.4 Results may vary from patient to patient due to various factors.
The information presented in this patient testimonial is representative of a personal patient experience, and not all patient experiences. The views of the individual patient do not represent the views of Bioventus LLC. These patient were compensated for providing their testimonials. This information is not medical advice and is not intended to replace the medical advice of a qualified healthcare professional. Results with the EXOGEN Ultrasound Bone Healing System vary from patient to patient based on a variety of factors. EXOGEN is only available with a prescription.