Ankle Ligament Surgery...anyone with experience?

Discussion in 'Health & Fitness' started by Gus Dog, Mar 18, 2013.

  1. Gus Dog

    Gus Dog New User

    Mar 18, 2013
    Last summer I slid on the court moving forward and tore the outside anterior talofibular ligament. The deltoid ligament was also tore. I had xrays and an mri, and the advice from my doc was to rehab and see if all would heal. After 6 months, the deltoid healed, but the talofibulat was still loose and I had swelling daily. I had keyhole surgery to tighten up the calceneo ligament a week ago.

    Have any of you had this surgery?

    How long was your recovery?

    Did you recover to 100%?

    Any advice?

    Thank you.
  2. GMay

    GMay New User

    Jan 3, 2009
    I tore the ligament that hold your a ankle bone together and broke my leg and Ankle several years ago ---did it figure skating. My advice would be to do your PT religiously. I did my exercises all the time and now there is only a small difference in my ankles that only I can tell.

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