Meniscal Repair Instructions
Brace: Should be locked at 15 degrees with toe-touch weight bearing with crutches (usually 4 weeks) with progressive bending as directed by Dr. Faryniarz and your PT.
- Apply an ice pack or Game Ready icing machine to the knee as often as possible for the first 3-7 days to reduce pain and swelling. You may ice as often as 30 minutes every hour but not less than 3x/day. If using Game Ready, use the no pressure or low pressure setting.