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In the News: Local Nun Back on Feet After Unique Knee Surgery at Scripps

New technology provides greater accuracy for patients

Sister Margaret Castro stands near the altar at St. Rita's Church in San Diego following a successful knee surgery.

Sister Margaret Castro

New technology provides greater accuracy for patients

Sister Margaret Castro recently underwent a novel form of knee replacement surgery at Scripps, which has returned her to full strength in time for her 30th anniversary of ministry at St. Rita's Church in San Diego.


A story by 10 News explains how the procedure has improved Sister Margaret's quality of life -- and her ability to return to her passion of community service, instilled by her mentor, the recently sainted Mother Teresa.


View the 10 News TV coverage: Novel Surgery Gets Nun Back on Her Feet

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