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... The same surgeon performed both of my surgeries and both of them were 2 very different techniques. My first surgery was a simple brostrom repair where they cut the ligament and sewed it up higher and a shorter lengths in hope to tighten the lax ligament to prevent future sprains. ... (3 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 31, 2017
... Everyone's recovery time is different and typically depends on your surgeons preference, amount of damage done, and also your age. I have actually had two ligament reconstructions, the first with minor tightening and cleaning of scar tissue and the second more extensive with tendon repair, bone tunnels, and cadaver tendon. Even though my two surgeries were very different, they... (6 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. ... (5 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 23, 2017
... Sometimes a surgeon will use a cadaver tendon to reinforce repair if ligaments are not in good shape or A device called an internal brace can be used to help reinforce ATFL ligament. ... (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)
... I had surgery on my ankle last fall (peroneal tendon repair, debridement, retinaculum repair and brostrom). My surgery went great but unfortunately developed scar tissue pressing on my sural nerve so now I have shooting pain down the outside of my foot. I tried the cortisone injection which did not help. My surgeon things I likely need surgery to cut the sural nerve and bury... (0 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)
... 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)


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