Operation Information & Guidelines
Surgery: Ankle Reconstruction
|In Hospital||2 Days|
|Plaster Slab||14 Days|
|Elevate foot||10 Days|
|No weight bearing||2 weeks|
|Partial weight bearing in a brace||2 weeks|
|Full weight bearing in a brace||2 weeks|
WORK / DRIVING
|NO driving||2–3 Weeks|
|Foot remains swollen
Take regular analgesia 4–6 hourly throughout Post-Operative period.
Take 2 Panadol 1 hour before Post Op visit.
These timeframes should be used as a guide only and may vary for individual patients based on the nature or extent of the actual surgery performed and individual circumstances. Please contact Mr Blackney′s rooms on (03) 9417 0762 if you require further information.