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Does arthroscopic surgery fix a torn acl? What does tommy john surgery fix?

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Dr. Gregory Harvey
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Acl

Yes arthroscopic surgery is used to reconstruct and place a new acl in the knee.
Tommy john surgery refers to a ligament reconstruction which places a new graft in the elbow.

In brief: Acl

Yes arthroscopic surgery is used to reconstruct and place a new acl in the knee.
Tommy john surgery refers to a ligament reconstruction which places a new graft in the elbow.
Dr. Gregory Harvey
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