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How long is a hospital stay after ankle replacement surgery?

I will have ankle replacement surgery. How long is a hospital stay after ankle replacement surgery?

4 Answers

You are usually discharged the next morning.
There is no hospital stay necessary after total ankle replacement. It is done as an outpatient surgery
I recommend you discuss with your surgeon the time table for your recovery
That would be up there surgeon.