“Dr. Terrell is great and defintely the
BEST doctor I have ever been to.
He cares so much about his patients!
Natural HEIGHT Reached!
Justin Golden is a K9 Handler and Instructor for the State of Georgia’s
Public Safety Department. He trains the dogs to sniff out explosives
and is assigned to the Capitol in Downtown Atlanta. He’s also 6’ 9”!
Well he was 6’ 9” with extreme knee pain and now he is at his natural
height of 7’ ¼” and pain free thanks to Dr. William Terrell!
Justin is tall and has a tall family so being well over 6 feet was normal.
What wasn’t normal is for the last few years he had been in a lot of
pain. He went to several doctors and then nally was sent to Pinnacle
to meet Dr. Willam Terrell who specializes in orthopaedic trauma,
limb lengthening and deformity correction. Dr. Terrell has extensive
knowledge on the Ilizarov Technique used to correct abnormalities
from growth, trauma, extreme orthopaedic injuries and open fractures.
Justin’s diagnosis was Bilateral Knock Knees. There are several ways
to x this problem, but Justin and Dr. Terrell chose the external xation
procedure. This would straighten his legs and bring him to his natural
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height of over 7 feet. The technical term for the surgery
was Bilateral genu valgum and lateral gonarthrosis. This
required several surgeries for the lower and upper legs.
The surgeries were a success with rods and xators
placed in both legs. He had the xators on for only
3 months and has completed 6 months of Physical
And as you can see, the result is fantastic. Justin is
back at work and doing very well! Justin says that
Dr. Terrell “is great and de nitely the best doctor
I have ever been too. He cares so much about his
patients!” Dr. Terrell says, “God heals, and I take the
fee!” Dr. Terrell also credits his team saying that he
has a lot of people around that make him look good
but most importantly he says, “it was Justin and his
gumption to do this. He did everything right!”
Looks like they both did everything right.