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... I'm heading into surgery in two days to have a modified brostrom on my right ankle. I had this surgery in May of 2012 and am happy I did. I was just reading through my old posts trying to remember how I prepared for the surgery and how things went. ... (5 replies)
... and he continued to ignore my concerns. I got fed up when he cleared me for gymnastics in spite of problems and said to come back in September if I still was having issues and he would do cortisone shots. ... (2 replies)
... That timeline seems about right. The first time I had a modified Brostrom 10 years ago and I was told 2 weeks NWB, and then I progressed to partial, then FWB. That surgery was also was easier than the last one I had in December. ... (9 replies)

... I had a brostrom surgery on my right ankle about six weeks ago due to a loose ligament. ... (2 replies)
... Ankle Problems pretty much said it all!! I think we all tend to get ourselves nervous about surgery, its normal. ... (15 replies)
... Basically what ankle problems said ! I had a more invasive sugery so I was nwb for 6 weeks. I would recommend making meals and freezing them the size of a portion. ... (15 replies)
... Got the phone call today that i have been booked in for surgery next Friday 26th of April in Australia. ... (14 replies)
... I agree with Hollywood about meals, setting things up, a shower chair is a must and a knee roller if you can borrow or purchase one. There is a link for non weight bearing & how to prepare for it: http://www.healthboards.com/boards/foot-problems/737812-tactics-coping-while-non-weight-bearing-after-foot-surgery.html It can be scary and discouraging - but just face it one... (3 replies)
... Hi I know its a bit late but iv just had it done,im 50 with severe arthritis,i had no choice my quality of life was so bad and the pain,so far so good i am home now after a week in hospital,i have a plastercast to my knee and sutures in and can weightbare with a special shoe very suprised but my surgeon wants this,i live in a flat so i am staying put 6 weeks as i have no... (4 replies)
... i'm supposed to be getting the brostrom procedure done this winter. ... (4 replies)
... I had bilateral instability, but also had fractured left ankle so we decided to bromstrom when we went in on left. It was great, my left was nice and stable, until I got into car and Driver started to move car and it caused repair to fail, about 8 months later. Had a revision and ankle felt stable, but had pain due to subluxation of peroneal tendon and stress reactions. ... (4 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)
... I'm scheduled to have a brostrom procedure next month at the Mayo Clinic. I'll be honest, I'm nervous about it. I have had problems with ankle instability for at least 15 years. Ever 12 to 24 months, my ankle will go e out on my while I'm doing ordinary activities. ... (4 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 26, 2017
... i started rehab within a couple weeks of surgery which started out slow. i was lucky and ended up getting like 3 months total. ... (6 replies)
... Although it is unlikely, brostrom procedures can fail. ... (2 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)
... years and both have failed. The first one was a brostrom but that failed and my ligaments became lax again. ... (3 replies)
... tures that have been repaired. My left ankle is 10 months the post opp from tendon transer and feels great. No pain or swelling and I can walk barefoot with no problems which I could not do before because the ankle would just turn, even with a brace on. ... (13 replies)
... When deciding if you really need surgery you have to put a lot of things into consideration. One of them is multiple opinions. ... (13 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle ligament reconstruction recovery, ankle surgery, modified brostrom, modified brostrom repair

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