IN THE NEWS: Local doctors provide relief to residents of Yap island - Walla Walla Union Bulletin

By Walla Walla Union Bulletin - May 8, 2010

When Elizabeth stood up straight for the very first time in five years, she exclaimed, "I feel so tall," and then she started to cry tears of joy and appreciation. Never had she imagined this would have been possible. Elizabeth suffered from severe arthritis in both knees and had been unable to straighten her legs for five years. So, when Dr. Richard Henderson, an orthopedic surgeon from Walla Walla, told her he would have to replace both of her knees, she immediately said, "Yes!"... CONTINUE READING HERE