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... n because there is always the chance that it could not help. I haven't had the best of luck with surgeries so it makes me worried that I will go through the long recovery just to be in the same or worse position. But then again this surgeon really seems to know what he is talking about and I feel very confident in him. ... (7 replies)
... I had Modified Brostrom Procedure Jan 4. He said it was the worst ankle hes seen doing that surgery. 2 weeks on NWC then 4 weeks in the walking aircast. ... (7 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)
... I had a brostrom 3 years ago and lateral ligament reconstruction with cadaver and peroneal tendon repair just last year. Both surgeries had similar recovery time. ... (4 replies)
... I'm new to this message board, but here goes... I'm having a Brostrom Procedure, Perineal tendon repair, and OCD on my right ankle in 2 weeks. I would love to hear from someone that had the same type of procedure. ... (4 replies)
... I just started walking up the stairs one foot in front of the other, going downstairs is much harder. I am told my inversion will not be the same because of the brostrom tightening my ligaments, but the other directions should improve with therapy. Do you see improvements each week? ... (6 replies)
... So glad it went well!! My stitches didn't come out for like 3 weeks I don't think. But that's the good thing about the cast with this procedure--they have to keep checking it so you get the cast cut off a lot. I had 3 different fiberglass casts in 5 weeks! Wishing you a speedy recovery!! (21 replies)
... and my recovery has been going well. ... (21 replies)
... depending on your incision it will effect your recovery time. Typically if it is just the scope recovery tends to be a lot shorter as the surgery was minor enough to do without have to open up the joint. ... (3 replies)
... I expect that I am a good bit older than you but I will share my experiences and hopefully it will give you some insight. I have had two ankle surgeries in the past 2 years. A 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... (3 replies)
... Tendons. Initially I was told I would be in a boot for a month, in a brace for another month, and then could snowboard. After a week, I wasn't experiencing the recovery I expected. They did an MRI to identify all the the tissue damage, and scheduled surgery. ... (3 replies)
... My pt said its a 24 week recovery process and due to my ankle strength and condition with ok to start physical activity and i obtained 2 more opinions. ... (4 replies)
... I've kept saying I need to post again on here. This board was SUCH a help to me during my surgery recovery and rehab. But like many people I only posted while I was still struggling and still in pain. ... (0 replies)
... retinaculum repair and brostrom so similar to you. I also still have limited range of motion but it does get better and I notice little improvements each week. ... (5 replies)
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Jan 12, 2017
... st recently got the ankle brace last week. I can tell you i'm still working on walking and i'm using one crutch or a cane to help me get around short distances. Recovery is no joke! I found it difficult to place my leg in the knee scooter while i was in the cast, i felt a lot of pain in my ankle. ... (11 replies)
... I had the brostrom done five weeks ago from today. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks for all the responses! At my next appointment with my orthopedic doctor, I will definitely voice my concerns. I will be moving in August to start work on a graduate degree, so I would be starting PT once I move. I do know that the medical school on campus offers free PT services to students, staff, and graduate assistants, so I will definitely check that out at the very... (6 replies)
... Good luck with your recovery and I would talk to surgeon about concerns of nothe having pt. ... (6 replies)
... How many of you that have had the Brostrom done have gone to PT? ... (6 replies)


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