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... I had bilateral instability, but also had fractured left ankle so we decided to bromstrom when we went in on left. It was great, my left was nice and stable, until I got into car and Driver started to move car and it caused repair to fail, about 8 months later. Had a revision and ankle felt stable, but had pain due to subluxation of peroneal tendon and stress reactions. ... (4 replies)
... I'm scheduled to have a brostrom procedure next month at the Mayo Clinic. I'll be honest, I'm nervous about it. I have had problems with ankle instability for at least 15 years. ... (4 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 31, 2017
... After my Brostrom repair in August 2016 I was allowed weight bearing immediately after surgery and was in a tall Aircast boot. ... (6 replies)

... The same surgeon performed both of my surgeries and both of them were 2 very different techniques. My first surgery was a simple brostrom repair where they cut the ligament and sewed it up higher and a shorter lengths in hope to tighten the lax ligament to prevent future sprains. ... (3 replies)
... I initially injured my ankle in March 2016 and all of my subsequent issues are from this same injury. When I had my initial Brostrom my Dr reinforced the retinaculum but it was not completely torn. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, I ended up having subluxed peroneal tendons, tendonitis, tear in my peroneal brevis tendon and had all that repaired including a brostrom in October 2016. For my subluxation they just did a retinaculum repair, no groove deepening. ... (5 replies)
... Sorry to hear you're having more troubles with your ankle. I had a Brostrom repair surgery in Aug 2016 and had an easy recovery compared to some other experiences I've read on here. ... (5 replies)
... How often are you attending physical therapy sessions? ... (6 replies)
... Things are going better now. I've gotten some range of motion back, and the pain is a lot better. I saw the doctor today and got some clarification about physical therapy goals and limitations. ... (6 replies)
... Yes it is possible that the Bromstrom failed. The repaired ligaments are not as strong as liagments before injury. The ligament can stretch out over time or you could have done something to retear ligaments. I had bilateral bromstrom failures. I never had bruising or alot of swelling, just pain and instability. My left ankle bromstrom failed due to a traumatic injury and... (2 replies)
... snapped in half. In June of 2016 I had an ankle ligament brostrom repair that was successful. I was three weeks non weight bearing and then eight weeks physical therapy. The pain and recovery was not terrible. ... (2 replies)
... much before about 16 weeks into my recovery. My ankle felt too weak and range of motion was too limited before that time for me. I have had lots of good quality physical therapy starting at 5 weeks post surgery. ... (3 replies)
... i don't know how much my physical therapy played a roll? ... (4 replies)
... i sometimes get pinching pain on lower rear of outside ankle bone many months after i finished physical therapy. ... (2 replies)
... i was given specific steps at physical therapy and through doctor and obided by them. for example the initial walking didn't include crazy angles, steps, etc. ... (3 replies)
... A highly celebrated ankle surgeon did a Brostrom repair, and now I spend most of my time in a wheelchair. ... (15 replies)
... t my foot down in boot with the crutches. within weeks i was allowed to put full weight just around the house and i did this just fine and dumped the crutches. physical therapy and massage machines started before the first month. this progressed each week, things like the side to side motions didn't come until later. ... (25 replies)
... physical therapy scared me as well but again minor stuff for me, i was just paranoid at them massaging me and stretching too far. ... (25 replies)
... I was thinking the same thing. Also the fact that I only did physical therapy for about 6 weeks and then the insurance company denied any more therapy sessions. Even the OS agreed that I needed more therapy. ... (8 replies)
... rays showed no breaks initially. After about 3 weeks I started physical therapy which did not improve the situation. An MRI showed a non displaced talus fracture and medial maleoulous fracture with bone bruising. ... (35 replies)


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