Videos: Life After Amputation Surgery

A Whole New Life After Osteosarcoma Surgery

Edward Cheng, M.D., orthopaedic surgeon at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, presents moving stories of young people's nervousness, courage, and optimism before and after amputation surgery in the treatment of bone cancer. Sponsored by the Karen Wyckoff Rein in Sarcoma Foundation.

 

Living Life: Cancer Patients Talk About Amputation

Although the impact of an amputation is profound, this inspiring five-part video is a testament to the human spirit. It clearly demonstrates that the recovery process, both physically and emotionally, is transformational and leads to lives that are flourishing, productive, and joyful. Produced by Dr. Edward Cheng, with Dr. Bill Robiner and Evie Sands, and Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota. Sponsored by the Karen Wyckoff Rein in Sarcoma Foundation.

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