Recovery from ankle surgery?

Answer bone takes 8 wks to heal, tissues take 6....when it comes down to the ankle, there are many components, & all depending on the breaks, types, locations, it may just take quite a while for these bon... Read More »

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Heart Valve Surgery - What's the Typical Recovery Time for a Patient who's had Mitral Valve Surgery?

Normally 6-8 weeks, though in less invasive surgeries, the recovery time is faster (4-6 weeks). The duration of the actual surgery is around 2 hours and I've noticed patients sit up on their bed as... Read More »

I need resources and aid in my recovery from a broken ankle?

People who are recovering from broken joints, can seek help at community centers or rehabilitation for the physically impaired. Or you can ask a relative to assist you.

Recovery time. ankle reconstruction?

i had ankle reconstruction on Dec. 29th, 2005 and I thought it was going to ruin my life. It was right after christmas and right before new year's, and right in the middle of my senior year of high... Read More »

What is recovery like for lap-band surgery?

According to the Consumer Guide to Bariatric Surgery, a Lap-Band surgery reduces the stomach capacity of obese patients. Primary recovery from the procedure usually takes about 6 weeks.The Procedur... Read More »