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can you play ice hockey after scoliosis surgery

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Yes you could see an orthopedic surgeon with a specialty for the treatment of scoliosis. Also, if you list your specific question on healthtap, i wil ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Justin Esterberg
23 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Congenital : Congenital scoliosis is typically treated in childhood. This really depends on the underlying reason for the scoliosis, how old your child is, and the ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Fantastic!: I think she's awesome! does she need a teammate? Seriously, ice hockey is an amazing high metabolism high cardiovascular sport that is overall relativ ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Feyisayo Adeyina
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: If there are no complications and no other associated disorders, you should be able to return to regular activity after the prescribed recovery period
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Meniscus: Best to consult your orthopedic surgeon.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience Podiatry
4 weeks typically: To heal a sprained ankle to play baseball quickly depends on severity of sprain. If its a chronically sprained ankle with constant pain and instabili ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Will Moorehead
51 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
YES: Many years ago joe montana proved that with a proper diagnosis, properly planned treatment protocol that included spinal surgery and aggressive physi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: Most sporfs are acceptable if one has a good result and is rehabed and continuing with an exercise priogram but ine should avoid raquet sports and a m ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: On the severity of the injury and the adequacy of the repair and proper rehab. Talk to you orthopedic surgeon.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Hajnik
17 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Yes: After full recovery, you should be able to resume some sporting activity. You may not ever be able to resume your pre-injury level of activity.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes : Your joint after cleared from your doctor should be good to go!
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: Asuming the surgery was done correctly you should be able to do all the sports from before.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Strabismus: Your question can best be answered by your eye surgeon
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most likely.: You should be able to play golf following microdiscectomy. It would be more predictable if you have no other surrounding factors, such as arthritis, s ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Badman
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: A labral tear will not heal on its own. Therapy can help with the pain so if you are clinically not having recurrent instability and just dealing wit ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Yes...: ...If you could play before surgery. Of course, there's plenty of rehab and conditioning before you return to preop function, and there's no guarantee ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Pettrone
51 years experience Sports Medicine
4-6 weeks: Jog/ esercise at 4-6 weeks after cast removed. Then progress to football drills.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Byrnes
28 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Depends on the limitations from your surgeon. Should be a plan based on your level of function and pain. You should be recovered enough that you do ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
First everything has: To heal. You have to be patient. I don't know the extent of the fracture or how it was repaired. Generally, it takes 6-8 weeks for bone to heal. But, ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Deitch
29 years experience Hand Surgery
Depends on the joint: "hand dislocation" is not specific enough to give you a definitive answer. The most common dislocation is of the middle joint of the finger. If it is ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Coats II
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on the sport: Typically 3-4 weeks of immobilization is needed after a dislocation, followed by physical therapy. Early return would be about 6 weeks. I would not ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not recommended: Grade i sprains usually would allow return to sports within 4-6 weeks with a hinged knee brace. Grade ii and iii sprains have a mandatory sports shut ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
3-4 weeks: Best is to ask your surgeon.
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