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How long does it take on average for someone to recover from a knee surgery?
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Dr. Kevin Stone
Sports Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
Recovery times differ depending on the surgical procedure performed and also on the individual.
We do recommend getting into your therapy program immediately following your surgery to minimize your swelling, keep the tissues mobile and start strengthening as appropriate to give you the best outcome from your surgery.

In brief: Depends
Recovery times differ depending on the surgical procedure performed and also on the individual.
We do recommend getting into your therapy program immediately following your surgery to minimize your swelling, keep the tissues mobile and start strengthening as appropriate to give you the best outcome from your surgery.
Dr. Kevin Stone
Dr. Kevin Stone
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Dr. Charles Toman
Sports Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: It depends
Most young folks who have a knee scope can recover between 1 week and 6 weeks.
If you have more chondromalacia or cartilage wear this can lead to more inflammation after surgery.

In brief: It depends
Most young folks who have a knee scope can recover between 1 week and 6 weeks.
If you have more chondromalacia or cartilage wear this can lead to more inflammation after surgery.
Dr. Charles Toman
Dr. Charles Toman
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