Recovery after knee surgery typically takes about 12 weeks, according to Healthline. This recovery time estimation is dependent on adherence to crucial post-surgery rehabilitation steps along with a high degree of commit... More »

It takes four to six weeks after knee replacement surgery for most people to resume normal activities, according to Mayo Clinic. Most people are able to begin driving again after about four weeks, provided they have suff... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Although recovery time for arthroscopic knee surgery varies depending on the extent of the damage, recovery generally takes six to eight weeks, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Patients with ext... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The healing time for knee surgery can take six weeks to a year, but this time depends on the type of surgery and the patient's medical history, according to Healthline. Knee surgery patients can begin to walk without cru... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Relieve stiffness after knee surgery by using a continuous passive motion, or CPM, machine; exercising the knee joint by walking or cycling; and using bracing, according to Healthline. Severe stiffness may require additi... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The recovery time after bone spur knee surgery can take a few days to a few weeks. The exact length of time differs for each person, according to the Orthopedic Associates of Hartford. More »

The time it takes to fully recover from a knee replacement is typically 12 weeks, according to Healthline. However, it's extremely important that a patient should adhere to the daily goals of recovery after surgery in or... More »