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... and my os feels this is why I stretched out the Brostom repair. Not sure if this helps, but I just thought I would let you know about this factor. ... (111 replies)
... peroneal tendon repair that did not fully correct my issues in February 2015 and arthroscopy to clean out scar tissue, another peroneal tendon repair, Brostom, repair of the superior peroneal reticulum and reduction of the peroneal tubercle in August 2016. I am about 18 weeks out from surgery now. ... (3 replies)
... Be very carefull here you have a repair to set, mine made me keep the foot in neutral position for that first month and I had a walking boot until about 2 months post op with pt. ... (4 replies)

... They did say it was most likely there was more damage then just the Brostom repair. ... (160 replies)
... I've been lurking on these forums for a while and I noticed that people who tend to post to here has had the surgery for many foot/ankle ailments accompanied with instability. My question is kinda directed to anyone who has had the surgery strictly for instability. This may sound a bit over the top but bear with me. When you walk does it feel normal again? (0 replies)
Brostrom Repair
May 27, 2009
... Well, I decided to have the surgery to remove the screws, tighten the ligaments with the Brostom Ligament procedure and he also did arthroscopy to remove the scar tissue. He said that it was loose cartilage that caused me pain. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks for replying guys. I am now about a week out from my surgery. Here's the details: My surgeon scoped out the ankle joint and area around my subtalar joint and cut away massive amounts of scar tissue. He found my allograft to be in good shape, so I didn't end up needing the Brostom repair (yay!). I'm already walking on my foot with PWB in my CAM walker. I have, on... (6 replies)
... I spent the week in Michigan along the shores of the Lake. Great weather while we were there. This I know, the ankle is stable, the Brostom repair must still be holding up, but at times does protest too much. ... (208 replies)
... Jane, Sounds like you found a good Dr. who gave you a straight forward picture of your ankle and what to expect. It sounds like a lot of work and lots of recovery. I have had bits and pieces of it done to my own ankle, just not all at the same time. I have had a Brostom Repair (2003) and am now recovering from have the talus drilled, loose bodies removed and a coupleof... (111 replies)
... When my surgeon first decided to do the Brostrom repair to tighten the lateral ligaments I had torn, I told him I was very active and played tennis and did figure skating as well. ... (111 replies)
... After failed attempts to strengthen the ankle with pt, I had the Brostom repair but unfortunately, my ligaments stretched out again after a year! My surgeon said this had never happened to him before. ... (111 replies)
... I had a Brostom repair of my right ankle 22 months ago and would be happy to share my experience with you. ... (9 replies)
... This was my fourth surgery, my second for instability. I know what you mean about seeing the OS every year---96, 2001, 2002, treatment for this one started in 2003 with surgery in 2004. My first three surgeries done by one dr and this one done by another who specialized in this type of procedures.The surgeries in 96 and 2002 were arthroscopic to remove scar tissue and with the... (8 replies)
... es with the recent being March 26th of this year. The ankle is one of the hardest joints to deal with. 2 of my surgeries were for instability. In 2001, I had the Brostom repair because I tore all 3 of the lateral ligaments. ... (7 replies)
... I haven't posted in awhile because I have been busy. On March 26th, I had the Chrisman Snook procedure after a arthroscopic procedure in 96, failed Brostom repair 2001, and an arthroscopic synovectomy in 2002. ... (1 replies)
... I had the Chrisman Snook procedure done after a failed Brostom repair. I'm doing great and feeling really good. Both my ankle and heel was unstable. ... (8 replies)
... I had the Brostom repair in 2001 that failed in 2003. ... (8 replies)
... I had the Brostom repair in 2001 that failed. This time I had ankle reconstruction with tendon augmentation, Chrisman Snook procedure. ... (6 replies)
... ve deepening. My surgeon said having the brostrom and my peroneal tendon surgery had the same recovery process so because of my history of sprains he offered the brostom as an addition which I chose to do. I'll be honest the recovery was tough. ... (5 replies)
... I wasn't allowed ibuproferon because my doctor wanted as much scar tissue as possible (and there is a lot). Most doctors are different than he is on that. It took me 9 weeks to get through the first bottle of pain pills and I've only taken about 2 since then. I'm now on prescription strength naproxen and that works well. But I wasn't hesitant to use the good stuff because... (13 replies)




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