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... Is it because the ankle with the procedure has less range of motion vs the ankle without the procedure has more range of motion? Thanks for replying all of my posts btw. (3 replies)
... I am 7 weeks post brostrom. It is an issue yes....... I felt it in the boot... I had no idea where my foot/ankle was. Now with some on going numbness I'm having issues. It almost feels like a dead weight. My physio tells me it is improving however after more "normal" walkong it has become apparent that the difference between the ankles is a bigger issue. I can't stride as... (3 replies)
... Has anyone done a ATFL repair via a Brostrom reinforced with suture anchor; something like Arthrex Internal Brace? If so, can you please talk about your experience? Why did you get it done with a suture anchor? Did it help? How long ago have you gotten it done? How are you today physically with your ankle? (7 replies)

... modified to repair their ATFL arthropscopically? ... (1 replies)
... d have definitely had an interesting journey. Just yesterday I had my 3rd and hopefully final ankle surgery. My previous 2 ankle surgeries I have had done were a brostrom anatomical repair and also a reconstruction with cadaver tendon. ... (1 replies)
... and my life. I had a torn ATFL, and, after receiving a slick sales pitch from a celebrated Pittsburgh ankle surgeon, I had a Brostrom repair. Several medical practitioners told me that the surgeon overtightened the CFL. ... (0 replies)
... If you had an impressive Brostrom repair, please e-mail crippled girl privately to tell her what ankle surgeon you would recommend. Crippled girl had a very bad Brostrom repair in Pittsburgh from a celebrated ankle surgeon, and she is looking for a top-notch ankle surgeon to consult to see if a re-do is possible. Multiple surgeons have told her that a re-do is not possible, in... (0 replies)
... graft and that grafts tend to produce even tighter ankles than having the original ligaments tied. He, accompanied by two junior surgeons, told me that a revised Brostrom repair to fix the problem is completely unpredictable and experimental science. An ankle surgeon in Pennsylvania told me a similar thing. ... (15 replies)
... In 2013, a highly celebrated ankle surgeon in my region performed a Brostrom repair for a torn ATFL, and now I spend most of my time in a wheelchair. Going into the surgery, I was in great shape, an avid cyclist. ... (0 replies)
... I'm 6 weeks post Ankle arthroscopy & debrievement & brostrom repair. This is/was my first ever surgery, they went to fix my ankle as it never healed properly from when I broke it when I was 8. I am now 22 and a mom. I have a very high tolerance to pain and this surgery broke me lol !! The first 2 weeks after surgery I was in a splint, 2 weeks later a fibro glass cast and I... (3 replies)
... surgeon colleague explained that any attempt to redo the Brostrom repair with an allograft would be completely unpredictable and merely experimental medicine. ... (15 replies)
... A highly celebrated ankle surgeon did a Brostrom repair, and now I spend most of my time in a wheelchair. ... (15 replies)
... I am looking to have a Brostrom repair done on my right ankle in April. Does anyone have any insight or tips on dealing with the recovery time? ... (6 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)
... feels stuck and like it is going to give out. Of course I'm planning on seeing a doctor, but am wondering if anyone has had a similar experience after having a brostrom repair. If so, what was the outcome. ... (0 replies)
... Hey out there, to anyone who's reading this. :) I underwent a modified brostrom repair with gould's modification and an anterior ankle scope to remove scar tissue & get rid of my anterior impingement syndrome on 11/8. I just wanted to let y'all know that I am doing great & to send out words of encouragement to anyone who is thinking about having this procedure done or who is... (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 had a Brostrom repair on 6/9 as well as a Hallux Rigidus repair. I am 4 wks post op- went to the doctor yesterday. I had my third cast put on and will be in this cast for 3 more weeks. I am still on crutches as he just allowed weight bearing yesterday. He told me I can give up the crutches in the house but does not want me walking outside without them. At that point,... (20 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)
... hope your surgery went well. I had a brostrom repair last year. My surgeon did not put me in a cast or boot. ... (20 replies)


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