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Is it ok not to seek physical therapy after knee surgery?
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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Physical therapy-Yes
Physical therapy is routinely recommended for most patients after undergoing knee surgery from arthroscopy to knee replacement.
Trained and licensed physical therapists can help guide the rehabilitation process based upon guidance from your surgeon.

In brief: Physical therapy-Yes
Physical therapy is routinely recommended for most patients after undergoing knee surgery from arthroscopy to knee replacement.
Trained and licensed physical therapists can help guide the rehabilitation process based upon guidance from your surgeon.
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
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Dr. Eran Kessous
Sports Medicine
In brief: No
You risk stiffness and definitely longer rehab.

In brief: No
You risk stiffness and definitely longer rehab.
Dr. Eran Kessous
Dr. Eran Kessous
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