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The average recovery time after having standard arthroscopic surgery is six to eight weeks, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. However, if the surgery involves ligament reconstruction, recovery ti... More »

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Post-surgery rehabilitation is an exercise program that helps individuals restore and regain physical strength and function after an operation, states WebMD. Rehabilitation is necessary for restoring normal movement, bui... More »

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Rehabilitation after a typical knee surgery, such as knee replacement, usually takes about one to two months, WebMD reports. However, most knee replacement patients are upright and walking within days after surgery. More »

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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 »

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Arthroscopic knee surgery is effective due to technological advances, such as high-resolution cameras and high-definition monitors, states the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. As of 2015, surgeons worldwide annu... More »

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Individuals who have surgery to repair a trigger finger are typically able to move their fingers immediately after surgery, but full recovery usually takes a few weeks, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Su... More »

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The knee typically heals within six to eight weeks after arthroscopic surgery, according to OrthoInfo. After this period, most patients are able to resume all physical activities. However, heavy manual labor or intense e... More »

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