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Functional Progression After ACL Surgery

The following parameters should serve as a general guideline for functional progression after ACL reconstruction. These guidelines should not replace surgeon and therapist judgement. When Can I Jog After ACL Surgery? Clearance for Jogging can be tested at 12 weeks if isolated ligament reconstruction or 16 weeks with Meniscal involvement/bone bruise/microfracture Minimum Standard 30 Step […]

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Timing of Common ACL Postoperative Milestones

Many patients and healthcare providers have questions regarding the timing of certain milestones after ACL surgery. The following time points are evidence-based, but will vary from patient to patient. These findings are also based on isolated ACL reconstruction, and will be different if additional procedures are performed at the same time (meniscus repair, cartilage restoration, […]

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ACL Reconstruction Surgery

ACL Overview Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are one of the most common sports injuries in the United States. The ACL is one of the most important ligaments in the body, and is crucial to providing stability of the knee joint. Unfortunately, the ACL has poor healing potential, and ACL surgery is by a fellowship […]

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Dr. Jeremy M. Burnham, MD | Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery, ACL Surgeon, Knee Doctor

Dr. Burnham is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon, sports medicine specialist, and knee doctor practicing in Baton Rouge, LA. He specializes in complex knee surgery, ACL and revision ACL surgery, ligament reconstruction and multi-ligament knee injuries, cartilage repair and restoration, knee osteotomy and realignment procedures, hip arthroscopy, hip FAI (impingement), hip labral tear surgery, shoulder […]

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