I had a knee arthroscopy - when am I able to play golf again?

2-6 weeks. Depending on the surgery performed, it could be two to six weeks.
Golf . Following a knee arthroscopy and partial meniscectomy, golf can resume once the knee and lower extremity is fully functional, pain free, not swollen and strong, this may take up to 6 weeks. Putting may occur after 3-4 weeks.

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When can I go back to playing sports after arthroscopy? After my knee arthroscopy, when will I be able to go back to playing soccer? .

3 weeks. All depend upon what procedure or surgery was done.For a simple menisectomy without complications probably 3 weeks. Read more...
Retrun to sport. A lot depends on the detail of the surgery. For a routine meniscectomy you might be able to return at the 4-6 week mark. For a meniscal repair it may take as long as 3 months. For a loose body removal and clean up it may take 3-4 weeks. Find out exactly the expected procedure that will take place. Read more...
6-8 wks. I tend to be a little more conservative following knee arthroscopy. I would recommend to my patients waiting at least 6-8 weeks after the procedure to resume impact aerobics. This in general would allow enough time for complete resolution of all swelling regain of all motion and reconditioning to get back to your sport. This would also be contingent upon what was done at the time of arthroscopy. Read more...

How long after knee arthroscopy can I start playing basketball?

Depends. Returning to basketball after a knee scope depends on what was done. The surgeon may not want you bear weight on the knee for 3-6 weeks if certain procedures are done. Since basketball inolves quite a bit of stress to the knee i would not let my patient return for a minimum of 3 weeks if a simple meniscectomy was performed; more if a meniscal repair, microfracture or other restorative procedure. Read more...

How long after knee arthroscopy can I start playing football I had the op 9 weeks ago for a torn meniscus?

Should ask your M.D. You should definitely discuss any level of return to play with your surgeon. The answer will depend upon whether the meniscus tear was repaired or simply debrided. Debrided or partially removed meniscal tears usually allow for an earlier return to sports than does a repair. Read more...
Knee surgery. For a routine knee arthroscopy with partial meniscectomy it is quite possible to return to football play after 9 weeks. Following repair of the torn meniscus this may take up to 3-4 months. Read more...