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Brostrom Procedure
May 31, 2017
... Everyone's recovery time is different and typically depends on your surgeons preference, amount of damage done, and also your age. ... (6 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)
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... (6 replies)

Brostrom Procedure
May 18, 2017
... I'm scheduled in for a Brostrom Procedure, Lateral Ligament Reconstruction on June 12th. ... (6 replies)
... Hi There, I am a 24 year old, healthy male, who had a modified Brostrom Procedure on February 15th to repair torn ligaments in my right ankle, The procedure was a success, and my surgeon gave me about a 16 week recovery period to which I would be able to light jog again, In early May, (10 weeks post op) , I noticed a tiny hole along my surgical wound (which had healed... (1 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. I was immediately placed in an aircast boot and allowed weight bearing as tolerated. ... (5 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)
... I just had a modified Brostrom on Monday, and am going crazy because of my cast and being NWB. ... (4 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle, ankle injury, ankle instability, brostrom, crutches, modified brostrom repair, recovery, surgery

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