For what injury? It depends what the problem is and what kind of surgery.
My sister had arthoscopic knee surgery one week ago. What should the expectation be for recovery and physical therapy?
Quite variable. This will depend upon what type of surgery you had. Simple procedures such as a partial meniscectomy may require no therapy at all, whereas surgery to reconstruct a ligament injury may involve many weeks of formal therapy and months of strengthening and recovery. Read more...