It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Foot & Ankle Problems Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 36Showing 1 - 20 of 716 for brostrom repair. (0.003 seconds)


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. ... (4 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)

... peroneal repair and scope. I was casted 10 weeks, 6 on bedrest and 4 with a walking cast. Then a boot for 6 weeks, then a brace for 3 months. I was in PT from 10 weeks to 6. ... (4 replies)
... I had a brostrom 3 years ago and lateral ligament reconstruction with cadaver and peroneal tendon repair just last year. Both surgeries had similar recovery time. ... (4 replies)
... I'm new to this message board, but here goes... I'm having a Brostrom Procedure, Perineal tendon repair, and OCD on my right ankle in 2 weeks. I would love to hear from someone that had the same type of procedure. ... (4 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 9, 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)


Associated Tags: atfl, brostrom, brostrom procedure, osteochondritis dissecans, perineal reconstruction

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 36

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:26 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2017 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!