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... Hi! Like the other posters stated, I'm not so sure that having both ankles done at the same time is in your best interest in terms of recovery. I totally understand why you are thinking that way. Kill 2 birds with 1 stone kind of mentality. ... (6 replies)
... I have been in your exact same position. I am a teen and just got ankle arthroscopy 6 weeks ago. Although I also had the brostrom procedure at the same time I still know a lot about the scope. I was just like you and had a sprain that never healed after almost 4 years and I finally got an mri and it showed nothing. ... (3 replies)
... and I think the recovery is not THAT long or bad after the first 2 weeks when you generally have to elevate constantly usually. ... (18 replies)

... urgery just over month ago, it made a Huge difference... It alleviated the pain and issues I was having... It was a simple scope to clean out scar tissue and the recovery was quick... ... (13 replies)
... and a scope. It is major surgery and the recovery is long. Different doctors have different schedules. My doctor seems to be among the most conservative and I am just now in a boot at 10 weeks. ... (8 replies)
... part of anything athletic that injuries happen and you just hope that they are repairable. From what the doctor who thought I would be fixed up with a Modified Brostrom alone said when you have that procedure done before severe arthritis hits it is repairable. ... (65 replies)
... I'm so worried about getting one. Every time I get pain in my calf everything stops and I go into panic. Is calf pain in my leg that has had the procedure on usual? ... (0 replies)
... CFL and a partial on the PTFL. Brostrom procedure was administered on sept 19. ... (1 replies)
... I had a Brostrom procedure done on my right ankle ATFL ligament on the 4th of December 2013. Although I had researched the procedure as much as possible beforehand, I still underestimated the impact that the procedure would have on my life. ... (0 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
Aug 20, 2013
... I am set to have surgery the 5th of September for a Brostrom Procedure. I was wondering what the recovery time could be expected and how long it took to get back to physical sports such as basketball and lacrosse? ... (0 replies)
... Others have had the Brostrom procedure done and had the same or very similar protocol as your OS has planned for you and as far as I know they have done well. ... (9 replies)
... So here I am with an upcoming date of August 27th 2013 for an scope on my left ankle as well as a modified brostrom procedure. I first injured my left ankle on August 27th 2012. Exactly one year to the day for the surgery date. Crazy!! ... (9 replies)
... I feel like a veteran of the Brostroms. I had my first modified Brostrom 10 years ago. They tightened the ATFL and I had wonderful success with that. Then 10 months ago I badly sprained my ankle again. ... (6 replies)
... I have scheduled a Brostrom procedure for my right ankle in 3 weeks. ... (6 replies)
... I am trying to determine if I should use a wheelchaire during the 6 weeks that I will be in a NWB cast. I plan on still working during this time and also I have 2 dogs at home, labs one of which is only 6 months old. ... (2 replies)
... and recovery is the same. ... (29 replies)
... Just an update- She is now 13 weeks post op. She is still on crutches but slowly weaning off of them. The pain syndrome is really givong her a hard time. She is still in the walking boot. The other day she had physical therapy and they did something to the nerve and the pain synrdome is acting up. She has a lot of pain and massive amounts of swelling. (27 replies)
... Thats great she started PT. How far post-op is she now? Hopefully they will be able to help some with the nerves and decrease pain. When I first started PT, it was wonderful and really helped to reduce the pain I was having. I also was having horrible nerve pain, but it has decreased dramatically to only night time. Usually if I put ice on it at night I am ok. I am happy... (27 replies)
... I just had my Brostrom procedure done on December 14. I've been NWB in a cast for five weeks. I still have 11 days in my cast and then I'll go into a boot. ... (12 replies)
... Greetings! I had the Brostrom procedure on November 23. I also had an additional procedure done to lengthen my calf muscle to relieve pressure and tearing of my Achilles tendon. ... (12 replies)

Associated Tags: ankle arthroscopy, ankle instability, ankle ligament reconstruction recovery, ankle stabilization, ankle surgery, brostrom, brostrom procedure, lateral ligament surgery, modified brostrom, modified brostrom repair, pain management, return to work, rostrum procedure

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