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... Evans which is similar to the modified but tightens things up more as well as peroneal repair and scope. ... (7 replies)
... ave me crutches. NWB. Had an MRI and dr said that I could let it heal on its own again or do surgery. I'm leaning towards surgery this time. She plans on doing a Brostrom repair to my ATFL and a Modified Lee or Peroneal Rerouting. ... (0 replies)
... gould procedure and found it quite interesting. I've also seen an arthroscopy procedure and would like to see if I can find more videos of what is going to be done but it seems difficult to find. ... (0 replies)

... to send out words of encouragement to anyone who is thinking about having this procedure done or who is about to have this procedure done. I know before my surgery, I was scared half to death of it. I was placed in a fiberglass cast, that comes about halfway up my calf after surgery. ... (2 replies)
Brostrom Repair
Oct 10, 2011
... in Australia. They must do things very, very differently there. Insurance companies in the United States would never pay for a single day in the hospital for a Brostrom procedure let alone 10 days. ... (5 replies)
... I was hoping it was going to be a basic arthroscopy followed by the Brostrom repair. I found out that I need to have scar tissue and bone chips removed during the arthroscopy. ... (20 replies)
... KeHorner, was your surgery limited to Brostrom or did they perform other procedures as well after the arthroscopy? ... (20 replies)
... I was diagnosed last week with functional instability of my left ankle and told that I need a brostrom repair to tighten the ligaments. ... (20 replies)
Brostrom Repair
Aug 26, 2010
... It seems that many people posting about ankle instability and the brostrom repair have had more than one procedure done. Why did you feel the need to do it again? ... (5 replies)
Brostrom Repair
Mar 25, 2010
... The reason for the brostrom repair being performed was precisely because your ligaments were loose. This procedure tightens loose ligaments or repairs torn ones. If you are a performer I would imagine ankle stability will be particularly important to you. ... (5 replies)
... p your ankle a good amount, or sever both which would definitely solve your problem. While it has not been done as far as I can tell, it is not an "experimental" procedure at all, since plenty of people lead perfect normal lives with torn lateral ligaments. ... (15 replies)
... Anyone even thinking of a Brostrom Procedure better be darn sure that is what you need to have!!! Get at least a 2nd opinion, if not a 3rd or 4th opinion. ... (6 replies)
... Sami, I'm going to be going in for the same procedure in May, and I'm interested to hear what others say as well! ... (6 replies)
... I know exactly how you feel and whilst I haven't had all the same procedures you have had I have had the brostrom and to be honest I couldn't even walk on it without pain at 2 weeks took me many weeks till I was able to properly walk on it. ... (35 replies)
... I went in adn the doctor was going to look and decide if he wants to do a Brostrom repair or reconstruction. He chose a reconstruction. I got local anesthesia and nerve block, and I was totally out. ... (5 replies)
... Surgery is done! The doctor has planned a Brostrom repair, but on seeing how stretched out my ligament was, he did the tendon reconstruction instead. He used the tendon from hamstring. ... (6 replies)
... I have scheduled a Brostrom procedure for my right ankle in 3 weeks. ... (6 replies)
... I feel for ya!! I just had a modified brostrom repair for my ATFL and CFL with debreedment and peroneal tendon shortening. I am just went from my surgical cast yesterday to a new hard cast. ... (31 replies)
... I am 6 weeks post op from having a Brostrom Procedure, Arthroscopic ankle joint clean up and a Chevron procedure as a revision to a lapidus bunion procedure. ... (0 replies)
... Hi! I am extremely new to this board, however it had been the most helpful to me in my search for information about the brostrom procedure. ... (15 replies)


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