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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Acl revision: If your knee buckled after an acl revision, it needs to be reexamined or re MRI to determine if the new graft is intact.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Nguyen
19 years experience Bariatrics
Very common : Very common you'll require extensive rehab treatments and it won't feel like your regular leg for at least a year.
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Stone
Specializes in Sports Medicine
ACL exercises: If the rest of the knee is healthy then squats are the single best exercise to rebuild knee strength after an acl.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Orthopedic surgeon: I believe that you should notify your orthopedic surgeon about this symptom as he/she would want to know of any postoperative discomfort.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Variable: Every surgeon has his/her own preference for returning to walking and weight bearing, so ask your surgeon! for my reconstructions, i typically allow f ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Gantsoudes
16 years experience Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: You are still within the "rehab" phase of your treatment and should be under the care of the treating surgeon. If i was your surgeon i would want to ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
22 years experience Sports Medicine
Most likely: Noisy or grinding knees are rarely a concern unless accompanied by pain. The most common cause of knee grinding is altered mechanics within the patell ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Merrill Reuter
34 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: If instability or pain recurs, should check in with your surgeon.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
Strengthen: Physical therapy to strengthen the surrounding muscles. If persists need to see the surgeon who did the surgery.

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