AC Joint Reconstruction Rehab Protocol

Keys to a Successful Outcome

  • Avoid excessive reaching and external/internal rotation for the first 6 weeks.

  • Do not elevate the surgical arm above 70 degrees in any plane for the first 4 weeks.

  • Do not lift any objects above 5 pounds for the first 6 weeks.

* No horizontal adduction until 6 weeks.  At 6 weeks, active horizontal only until week 12.  At week 12, can initiate horizontal adduction stretch.

**Worn day and night and off for hygiene and exercises only, avoid unsupported arm

Clinic Information

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Needham Heights, MA  02494

Phone:  781-429-7700

Fax:  781-429-7701

Billing:  781-881-2189

E-mail:  team@ortho.boston

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