Tackling Her Rehab – Eden’s ACL Jour-KNEE
Eden LOVES soccer. She is missing it big time right now as she rehabs her knee at Omaha Physical Therapy Institute after having an ACL tear with reconstruction surgery. Her positive energy and determination provide her a solid foundation to have a successful return to the field!
How did you injure yourself?
“I was playing soccer at a college ID camp.”
What are some of the challenges you have faced so far with your recovery?
“Mentally, it sucks not being able to play the game I’ve played since I could walk. Also, now a spot by my knee can’t get goosebumps.”
What has been a positive component to your recovery?
“I have a met a lot of new people through Twitter and other social media going through the same thing. And, I get to hang out with my PT friends!”
What are your goals?
“I want to play D1 soccer and then someday become a PT and a coach!”
What’s advice you would give someone that just found out they tore their ACL and have to have surgery?
“Do pre-surgery PT. It makes recovery a lot less painful.”
Favorite quote that inspires you…
“Football is life.” (Danny Rojas From Ted Lasso)
Your Comeback Story Starts Here!