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How long will it typically take to recover from knee arthroscopy?
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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
3 doctors agree
In brief: 2-6 weeks
It depends on the surgery performed and variables such as pain and swelling after the surgery.

In brief: 2-6 weeks
It depends on the surgery performed and variables such as pain and swelling after the surgery.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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Dr. Robert Meislin
Sports Medicine
In brief: Knee recovery
Depending on the treatment performed recovery can take a few weeks to a few months.
Be sure to ask your surgeon the expected recovery time.

In brief: Knee recovery
Depending on the treatment performed recovery can take a few weeks to a few months.
Be sure to ask your surgeon the expected recovery time.
Dr. Robert Meislin
Dr. Robert Meislin
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Dr. Gregory Harvey
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Recovery time
The time to recovery after arthroscopic surgery depends on what was done during the surgery.
A patient recovery from a simple menisectomy procedure can be within a few weeks whereas recovery from an acl reconstruction procedure can take months.

In brief: Recovery time
The time to recovery after arthroscopic surgery depends on what was done during the surgery.
A patient recovery from a simple menisectomy procedure can be within a few weeks whereas recovery from an acl reconstruction procedure can take months.
Dr. Gregory Harvey
Dr. Gregory Harvey
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