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How long will I need to use crutches after a left knee arthroscopy to remove bone spurs?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: A few days

Most patients use crutches for 1 to 7 days.

In brief: A few days

Most patients use crutches for 1 to 7 days.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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Dr. Robert Meislin
Sports Medicine

In brief: Knee arthroscopy

Depending on the involvement and scope of the procedure crutches may only be needed for several days following which a cane can be used for improved ambulation and support.

In brief: Knee arthroscopy

Depending on the involvement and scope of the procedure crutches may only be needed for several days following which a cane can be used for improved ambulation and support.
Dr. Robert Meislin
Dr. Robert Meislin
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