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... 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)
... 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. ... (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. ... (4 replies)
... I think I had an unusually easy recovery compared to many others. Maybe partly because I was so young (18 years old) at the time of surgery. Anyway, here's my answers to your questions. 1. I was put in a circular fibreglass cast right after the surgery and was allowed weight bearing as tolerated immediatly after the surgery. Stayed NWB for maybe three days, then PWB with... (4 replies)
... I am about 2 years out from having Brostrom+an ankle scope . Why am I still having pain / swelling and if I'm on my feet a lot during the day it will red to purple colors ? I had one DR cut me as a patient because the employer I was working for when I got injured illegally fired me . Which means I lost my insurance and I could not afford to go to pain Management I've been too... (0 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)
... 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)
... 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)
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)
... 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)
... 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 25, 2017
... my procedure is in my signature. i started rehab within a couple weeks of surgery which started out slow. i was lucky and ended up getting like 3 months total. by the end of rehab i was far from done though :( i was taken out of the splint by the time i got my stitches out and we used the boot and i was allowed to walk around the house which i did surprisingly. i... (6 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 23, 2017
... It seems some doctors are more conservative then others when it comes to casting and walking. My surgeon had in surgical splint for 2 weeks then casted and NWB for 4 weeks for both ankles, then was in boot for 4 weeks for left ankle and 2 weeks for right ankle, and then an aso brace for 4 weeks. A surgeon I went to for second opinion was going to go surgical splint to boot... (6 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 20, 2017
... I had a Broström on my right ankle in March 2016. As for putting weight on during the recovery, I think that depends very much on the surgeon. I was allowed full weight bearing immediately after the surgery, however it hurt in the beginning so I stayed completely non weight-bearing on crutches for about 3 days. Then partially weight-bearing for about a week. Then full weight... (6 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 18, 2017
... Hi there... I had a Brostrom lateral procedure done 7 weeks ago. It didn't sound like there are different "levels" for the procedure depending on the injury. ... (6 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 18, 2017
... I'm scheduled in for a Brostrom Procedure, Lateral Ligament Reconstruction on June 12th. ... (6 replies)
... Although it is unlikely, brostrom procedures can fail. ... (2 replies)




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