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Will i need physical therapy after arthroscopy? I am having arthroscopy on my knee. Will i need physical therapy afterwards? .

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Dr. Pietro Seni
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In brief: Depend upon

All depend upon why the arthrocopy was done for.Usually arthroscopy for a plain patrial menisectomy require only home pt specially if you have a good quad, however on more complicated surgeries that require to be non weight bearing for a while that leads to quad atrophy the answer is yes.

In brief: Depend upon

All depend upon why the arthrocopy was done for.Usually arthroscopy for a plain patrial menisectomy require only home pt specially if you have a good quad, however on more complicated surgeries that require to be non weight bearing for a while that leads to quad atrophy the answer is yes.
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