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Will I have to get surgery on my knee if I tore my ACL?

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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: It depends.

If you are active in sports that involve running, twisting and pivoting on your leg, then you should give consideration to having surgery.
Consult an experienced orthopedic knee surgeon to see which option is best for you.

In brief: It depends.

If you are active in sports that involve running, twisting and pivoting on your leg, then you should give consideration to having surgery.
Consult an experienced orthopedic knee surgeon to see which option is best for you.
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