Guga comes back toward house for 1° stage of the recovery
01/10/2004 às 17h27
Florianópolis (SC) - Gustavo Kuerten is in return to Brazil. The tree times champion of Roland Garros disembarked in Florianópolis, come of Pittsburgh, in United States, where it was submitted to a artroscop in the right hip, in day 21 of September.
"I am feeling very well and with sufficient spirit and patience to face this stage of recovery" Guga said, that will remain in Brazil, in the next weeks, giving continuity to the first stage of its whitewashing, that must lead of four the six months.
All the work is being made for dr. Marc Philippon, of the University of Pittsburgh and who carried through the surgery, with the accompaniment of close for dr. Rogério Teixeira Da Silva and of the physiotherapists Pete Draovitch and Marianela Lima.
" Guga is evolving well in the post-operative one and is with a good amplitude of movements, that is the objective of this first moment after the surgery", it affirmed dr. Rogério.
In this first phase of the recovery, of cicatrization, Guga will have to make only light exercises. Later, it will come the stage of fortalecimento of the muscles and, finally, the preparation for the return to the competitions.