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Dr. David Hahn Uses "Cage" Technology to Save Woman's Foot from Amputation

Can you imagine facing an amputation and finding out there's a way to save your arm or leg? It happened to one woman now living a life she didn't expect after using Dr. David Hahn is calling “The Cage.”

For Rachel Owens, an ex-ray is a small reminder that she still has her leg. About two years ago, doctors were considering amputating part of if after she fell and shattered her ankle.

Owens found Dr. David Hahn after four surgeries with another surgeon didn't help and her leg got infected. Hahn started looking at using titanium trusses to fill in the bone. It has been used before in spinal surgery but it had never been done in someone's leg. Watch the story to learn how he used this new technology to save Rachel's foot.


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