Woman wracked with crippling pain fears her leg will be CUT OFF after years of Covid delays for vital knee surgery
- Lisa Hellebrand fears leg will be amputated if she’s forced to wait much longer
- She takes dozens of prescription pills a day for the constant pain she endures
- Said she is ‘mentally and physically’ tired and can no longer cook meals
A woman suffers crippling pain and may lose her leg after Covid delayed vital surgery for years.
Lisa Hellebrand has waited two years and four months for surgery by Western Health in Melbourne to fix her knee with no end in sight.
The 47-year-old fears the longer she is forced to wait, the higher the chance her leg will need to be amputated.
‘I am in pain constantly, I’m so tired, mentally and physically. It’s…