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... Thank you for your response! The surgery I am having is primarily to repair my peroneal tendons and groove deepening because of my peroneal subluxation that resulted from my last brostrom type procedure. ... (8 replies)
... I have had 2 brostrom type procedures on my right foot, the first was a basic brostrom and the second was a lateral ligament reconstruction with cadaver tendon and peroneal repair but both had similar recoveries. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I had a brostrom with my peroneal tendon repair, my ortho said its the same recovery process so I will try my best to answer your questions. If you are going to mayo clinic you should be in good hands! I had my procedure in October 2016. ... (4 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)
... 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)
... You're post surgery recovery sounds a lot like what my doctor described. I am wondering if the walking boot helped you in any way. ... (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 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. I was on crutches for about 5 days, then 1 crutch for a week, and walking from there on. ... (6 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)
... you will have help from your family because you will need it the first few weeks. I also had a lot of work done and was very anxious before surgery, more about recovery rather than surgery. ... (5 replies)
... I had left ankle surgery for a microfrature on my medial malleus and a brostrom repair. This surgery went well and my surgeon was extremely happy with my progress. I was 6 weeks NWB in a cast and then PWB for 4 weeks in boot along and started pt. ... (2 replies)
... i also had my first surgery last year. ... (3 replies)
... I had both plus Peroneal tendon repair last June 13. So I don't know the Brostrom recovery exactly but I can tell you that having ankle stability back after 5 years is great. ... (10 replies)
... Maybe this is a little late to be of great help, but I had my surgery at the end of August 2013. It's been amazing. I have stability and confidence. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks Newleftside, Am really glad its worked out and yes have been noticing a huge difference since week 11 or 12 and am now about week 13. That's great news that it should be doable I am certainly feeling a lot better. Osteopath stirred it up a little this past week but am just allowing it to recover a little but am still able to do some things such as cooking meals and... (2 replies)
... Having said all that, you had more than just a Brostrom repair, so you had a bit more done than my surgery. ... (2 replies)
... Had my surgery last Friday! ... (0 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)


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