muscle-icon

ACL SURGERY

What precautions should I take after ACL reconstruction surgery? How much bending should I achieve post operation and when can I walk without any external support?
views-icons 77 Views bookmarks-icon 1 Bookmark Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Prathmesh Jain
Orthopedic Surgeon 20 yrs exp Ahmedabad
Best recommendation is from the operating surgeon so trust in him as far as post op protocol goes.
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO
doctor profile image
Dr. Rajat Jangir
Orthopedist 8 yrs exp Jaipur
6 weeks bracing... Walk with support for a week then without support. First to achieve extension and bending upto 90 degree at 2 week then full bending....... Remove Brace after 6 weeks... Continue physiotherapy and back to sports after 6 to 9 months
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
4/4 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO