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Question: torn knee ligament


 doctorsX - Mon Jul 26, 2010 10:17 pm

Location: fond du lac,WI
Insurance: None
Problem: Possible ligament damage in knee

Question:How much does it cost to get it fixed? or around the amount.
 Tom Plamondon PA-C - Thu Aug 05, 2010 9:33 am

User avatar Hello,
To determine the cost of an ACL repair for example, contact both the hospital and the surgeon - you will have two separate charges from each. Also, check with the anesthesia physician - they will have a charge too. I can only guess that the cost will be in the 20K ballpark.

Then there is post surgical rehab - probably 2K for 4 weeks of outpatient rehab.

Take care.

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