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A 38-year-old member asked:

Is it normal that a year after arthroscopic surgery to repair a meniscus i still have major pain?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jason Rudolph
30 years experience
Not usually: The pain after a meniscus repair usually resolves within 6 weeks. If the pain is persistent, a further workup may be necessary. Perhaps even a repeat mri.
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Last updated Nov 28, 2017


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