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... l didn't walk long distances, I used scooters in Walmart until I was in the brace and steady with it because I got tired quickly in the boot and when I was tired walking was harder but I was going to the dog park and throwing the frisbee for our wild dog who was jumping around me and I wasn't afraid of him. ... (18 replies)
... I don't have the injury's you have/but if I were you I would go see an ortho/surgeon who specializes in the feet/I know my ortho/surgeon did so many other test and found my many problems/my surgery took 6 hours my surgeon said I had so much wrong in there. I am not a doctor but if it were me I would seek out a very good orthopedic/surgeon. Good luck/please let me know how... (2 replies)
... in foot for neuroma and went back to PT. ... (4 replies)

... weight bearing cast for 8 weeks, a walking boot for 4 weeks, followed by 10 weeks of physical therapy. I'm 54 and my children are grown, so I really only had to worry about myself. ... (14 replies)
... m 34 and will unfortunately have to have posterior tibial tendon reconstruction with a calcaneal osteotomy. I've had flat feet all my life, but didn't have any problems until I was pregnant with my 2nd child. During that pregnancy I started to have ankle pain in my left foot... ... (14 replies)
Cast Away Day!
Mar 3, 2008
... Well after having some irritation with my walking cast and the threat of skin breakdown because of it, I got my hard cast off! I went to the doctor this morning expecting him to take the cast off, do whatever needed to be done, and then put a hard cast back on. ... (30 replies)
... t do. I take Bextra every day for the inflammation and I started taking Glucosamine and Conjointrum and think they both have helped lots. I wish I had my bunion back but I'm so very glad I had the callus distraction. ... (29 replies)
... can know that there is hope. As long as you realize it takes incredible TIME for things to settle down inside your body and for strength to return. I had zero problems transitioning from the cast to the boot to walking shoes. It hurt but in a good way. I was excited to test the waters, and to "feel" the ground. ... (193 replies)
Ankle problems
Jun 3, 2004
... that everything was fine just pain at times. I even had a physical therapist that was talking to me as if I were faking the injury the whole time. When I went back to physical therapy after surgery, she told me "well at least you can prove now that you are telling the truth." Crazy. ... (5 replies)
... t think has ever paid any attention to what is going on around her. She told me 2 weeks of bedrest, heavy duty pain meds during that time and then I'd ben in a cast and then wouldn't answer much more about what would happen. ... (16 replies)
... e after the 4th surgery. The first was a bunionectomy about 8 to 10 years ago performed by a Podiatrist my primary care physician recommended. The bunion came back within 10 months. ... (14 replies)
... f scar tissue and then to get that to break down in PT later but he definitely wanted good healing before anything happened. He didn't even try to move it aside from the cast techs positioning it for the casts until I was 6 weeks out and then he barely moved it. ... (27 replies)
... c I have an almost 20 year old cat with health problems who needs a special food and they have no scooter or wheelchair so I learned to walk in there. ... (7 replies)
... I will be 19 weeks out from these procedures tomorrow. My surgeon was very conservative and my recovery time was very different than Damac, although I'm getting the same good results. ... (14 replies)
... For me things always moved faster than it seemed possible. I was NWB for 6 weeks and then PWB in a walking cast for 4 weeks and then WBAT in a boot with crutches and then without over 6 weeks and now WBAT in a boot and shoe. ... (8 replies)
... in a shoe is a little while off. I am hoping I'll get into it pretty quickly since my incision will be healed, I'll have had 6 weeks in the boot and 4 weeks in walking cast, I'll be 16 weeks out and I'll have 5 weeks of PT under my belt. Those things all have to be helpful. ... (7 replies)
... have always caused me problems, so I'm not even sure what normal is. I am just hoping for an improvement to what I had! It is hard, too, as I am a teacher and go back to school this week. Did you do both feet? ... (7 replies)
... of like taking a pacifier away from a baby. ... (35 replies)
... he timer to take pain meds through the night and I remember that day 2 was the worst for my pain. I don't remember that I was so tired though. It's weird to look back and see those things. I do remember that my ankle was stiff and sore for about 6 months. My doctor did not order PT. ... (5 replies)
... I am 4 weeks post PTT repair and calcaneal osteotomy following a lifetime of walking on flat feet and tendinitis because of them. Last August I had a bad bout of tendinitis after walking in the wrong shoes while on vacation. ... (6 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle, ankle injury, brostrom procedure, calcaneal osteotomy, flat feet, peroneal tendon, posterior tibal tendon surgery, posterior tibilal tendon reconstruction, pttd; calcaneal osteotomy; post op;

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