New tech gives a leg up to knee surgery

02 May 2021 - 00:00

For two years, Cape Town psychologist Lesley Nortje could not walk her dogs due to excruciating knee pain that stemmed from a decade-old injury.

Today, the 62-year-old grandmother from Hout Bay is back on her feet after becoming the first person in SA to have knee-replacement surgery using new cutting-edge technology that aids precision and reduces pain...

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