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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vishal Shah
18 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Carefully...: Though initially it may be difficult, you should be able to use the bathroom after hip arthroscopy. Sitting carefully and trying to keep the operative ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Bathroom : Consider raised toilet seat and use of hand rails/upper body assistance to sit and elevate body.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Elevated toilet seat: After arthroscopy of the hip, you can typically sit with your hip flexed up to a right angle, or 90 degrees. Otherwise, an elevated toilet seat can b ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Mutifactorial: It depends on the overall condition of the knee, age of patient, physical condition, and expectations. Recovery will range from 2 weeks to 2 months.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
23 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
8-9 months: An acl revision is seldom as simple as a first time acl reconstruction, so rehab would often be a bit more guarded. However, given good graft fixation ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience in Internal Medicine
6 weeks: But it also depends on what they did.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Depending on what procedure was performed, recovery may be a few weeks with a debridement, and 4-6 months with a labral repair and femoroplasty/acetab ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
38 years experience in Sports Medicine
Typically 4-6 weeks: Most routine arthroscopic meniscus procedure take about 4-6 weeks for recovery. Usually you are wlaking well within a few days but it usually take ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Depends on what was performed. Recovery typically is 2-4 weeks for debridement (clean up) and 4-6 months for impingement surgery with repair of the l ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience in Wound care
2-4 weeks: It depends on how bad the inflammation was, laparoscopic or not?, how long you waited prior to surgery . Whether there was perf or not? Still, in mo ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience in Podiatry
It depends...: On what type of surgery was performed and where on the tibia it was done. Please provide more details.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes it is possible: It is very routine surgery to do that.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Deprends: On ttype of fusion what approach anterior alif or plif or xilf allograft autograft bmp how many levels your diagnosis definition of recovery 6months ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on procedure: Recovery varies from 3-4 weeks, to 4-6 months depending on what is performed at the time of surgery.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
It depends: Arthroscopy means the procedure is done through small incisions, but it doesn't tell us what is done. It could be debridement of a small mensical tear ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Scope recovery: Depending upon what was wrong and what was done, a partial meniscectomy for example allows immediate weight bearing and wean off crutches when able. U ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Prager
41 years experience in Sports Medicine
Arthorscopic surgery: In arthroscopic surgery the surgeon looks 360 degrees around the entire knee. If the patient has a plica the surgeon would incise it with an instrumen ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Usually it help to rebuild the cartilage but it take time.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Very common: Quad muscle atrophy after knee surgery is very common and often overlooked as a continuing source of problems. Several months of routine thigh streng ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Merrick Wetzler
34 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
6-12weeks: If it was the first time you dislocated you knee cap, then the usual treatment is 3-6 weeks in a knee immobilizer followed by 6 weeks of physical ther ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lim
29 years experience in Podiatry
5-8 months: Depending on the actual procedure that is done, most people are nonweightbearing in a cast for 4-6 weeks then weightbearing cast for 4-6 weeks, then p ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
4 to 6 weeks: All depend upon what kind of prosthesis is used and what surgical approach.The mallority of the time now you can get out of bed the followind day of t ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Recovery from hip replacement is short involving assisted walking, falls prevention, and general strengthening. The leg may hurt and swell for a few ... Read More

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