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Twisted ankle repair - the best approach

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If you've been repeatedly twisting your ankle, you've probably ruptured the key stabilizer in your ankle. At the Stone Clinic in San Francisco, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Kevin Stone can repair this ligament with a very small incision.

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Fix a meniscus to avoid arthritis
A recent study suggested that meniscus surgery doesn't help. Studies can be misleading. Even small losses of meniscus tissue lead to big changes in force concentration on the tibia (shin bone) and eventually arthritis.
My father was an internal medicine physician in solo practice for 35 years in Providence, Rhode Island. A man of few words—yet recognized as a brilliant diagnostician—he passed on a few pearls that I would like to share with you.
It’s possible to repair a chronically unstable ankle but it is best to help people avoid ever getting to that unstable stage by making sure that simple torn ligaments are stimulated to heal properly in the first place.
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