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What is the recovery timeline for knee surgery?

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Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: For what injury?

It depends what the problem is and what kind of surgery.

In brief: For what injury?

It depends what the problem is and what kind of surgery.
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
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Dr. Cassandra Lee
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: 6 weeks

Depending on what is done for surgery.
Typical return to normal activity from arthroscopic surgery is at maximum 6 weeks. Longer recovery is expected for ligamentous reconstruction, total knee replacement, etc.

In brief: 6 weeks

Depending on what is done for surgery.
Typical return to normal activity from arthroscopic surgery is at maximum 6 weeks. Longer recovery is expected for ligamentous reconstruction, total knee replacement, etc.
Dr. Cassandra Lee
Dr. Cassandra Lee
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