A 23-year-old male asked:
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i am now at 5 weeks after maisonette fracture and 2 after ankle surgery with screw fixation, where should i give more emphasize in my rehab schedule?

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Dr. Jason Siefferman
13 years experience Pain Management
Range of motion: Discuss what specific things you should be doing with your surgeon, based on which bones were fused.
Answered on Apr 21, 2013
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Range of motion: After immobilizing your healing ankle fracture, you will ned to focus on regaining your normal range of motion as well as a leg muscle strengthening program. Proprioception and balance training will also be a part of your rehabilitation.
Answered on May 31, 2016

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