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Brostrom Procedure
May 20, 2017
... I had a Broström on my right ankle in March 2016. As for putting weight on during the recovery, I think that depends very much on the surgeon. I was allowed full weight bearing immediately after the surgery, however it hurt in the beginning so I stayed completely non weight-bearing on crutches for about 3 days. Then partially weight-bearing for about a week. Then full weight... (4 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 18, 2017
... I'm scheduled in for a Brostrom Procedure, Lateral Ligament Reconstruction on June 12th. ... (4 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)
... want to get better and pain free and if the surgery will help me I will go along with it. But I'm worried that it may fail like the last 2 and it is a very long recovery to go through if there is not going to be positive results. ... (6 replies)
... 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. ... (8 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. ... (8 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 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)
... Is this a normal recovery process or should I be less aggressive in recovering? ... (0 replies)
... bsolutely nothing. From there it varies and I am not able to speak much about that because I also had other procedures and so my ortho is going with a very slow recovery even compared to others who had the same procedures. ... (6 replies)
Brostrom Recovery
May 30, 2013
... I want this surgery to stick! Good luck on your recovery as well. ... (4 replies)
Brostrom Recovery
May 30, 2013
... Hi there, I had my surgery on March 5th, so we are close in our recovery. I like you, had very little pain throuhout this whole thing, I had more discomfot than pain. Im a little mover 12 weeks, and I had the pain on the outside of my ankle from the 9-11 1/2 week mark, and my PT told me it was from just learning to walk again, and getting used to walking properly, I was... (4 replies)
Brostrom Recovery
May 29, 2013
... Good to hear that your recovery has gone so well. I am only 3 weeks post op from the same procedure and can't imagine doing this again so soon! ... (4 replies)
Brostrom Recovery
May 29, 2013
... Hi everyone. I had the brostrom procedure done on my right ankle back on March 21, 2013. My OS is a man of few words, so I'm not sure what all he did. ... (4 replies)
... I totally understand your feelngs about crutches. Have you looked into buying or renting a knee walker (scooter)? I LOVE mine! Dr told me to buy it since I'll be nwb for so long, found a good deal online, you can find used ones on craigs list, I bought new. Your insurance might even cover it, ask your Dr for a prescription. Good luck with your recovery :) (4 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle, ankle injury, ankle instability, brostrom, brostrom procedure, crutches, modified brostrom repair, osteochondritis dissecans, perineal reconstruction, recovery, surgery

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