Your ACL Pre-Op Prep List

The prospect of ACL surgery requires planning and preparation.  The more you know, the better prepared you’ll be for what comes next. In my initial post I focused on the folder that your surgeon will give you at the end of your pre-op appointment. This packet of information was created to make the ACL surgical…

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A Little Bit About Me and My Injury

Before I start sharing my tips, tricks, and experiences, pre-and- post my ACL surgery, I should probably tell you a little bit about myself and how I got here. (Which is exactly five weeks and one day since I had my surgery.) Name: Naomi Born: Toronto, Canada Current City of Residence: NYC (Almost 17 years) Age:…

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting ACL Surgery and What Happens Next?

If you asked me that question a month ago, my answer would be a flat out, “I don’t know.” Now don’t get me wrong. After your pre-surgery consult your orthopedic surgeon will hand you an envelope. That envelope contains all of the information that you will need to know prior to, on the day of,…

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