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AFO Brace
Jun 21, 2014
... ready for it. Therefore, he wrote an order for me to have an AFO brace made which will completely immobilize my ankle, thus accomplishing virtually the same thing as the fusion. ... (1 replies)
Afo brace
Jan 1, 2010
... this is in response to Baybreeze about the afo brace. I also wear an afo and shoes are a huge problem. ... (10 replies)
Afo brace
Jan 30, 2010
... years. I like the Arizona brand best in the afo. ... (10 replies)

... se with the brace, it has a little tilt to it and it pushes my foot to the front of the shoe. So I wanted to make sure it had more room by the toes. It wasnt the best type of shoe for support, but for limited purposes like interviewing, it was perfect. ... (10 replies)
... And my brace works in them! I also bought a pair of more sneakerish like shoes that close by velcro only, which will help me when I cannot really bend or lift up my legs. ... (10 replies)
... My left ankle is in a brace after 3 surgeries cause it wasn't treated when it was first done! In fact it was treated 7 years down the track. I had a brostrom and pins put in first! ... (5 replies)
Broke my toe
Apr 10, 2015
... P Talk about not being lucky. Still can't take all the weight off it and put on my left bung foot either as am scared about reinjuring that even with the AFO brace I now have to wear on that foot! As I don't want more problems with it when it is now pretty good but unable to take all my weight yet! ... (14 replies)
... I was on crutches would start explaining things and he would butt in with no that isn't what he wants to know etc! Only good thing he did was refer me to get an AFO hinged brace to help retrain my muscles etc. ... (20 replies)
... alley is his name. He is great if you have any reservations as to whether its time for surgery or not. I actually was at stage 2, but was still getting by in an AFO brace. It was getting worse though and as a teacher, summer was the best time. ... (7 replies)
... eks I was feeling good enough to go out to lunch with family, and then friends. I just kept foot elevated in booth during meal. I had similar result as Roxy with AFO brace. First it was great, but that only lasted a few months despite major weight loss. ... (13 replies)
... Depending on your injury, The Arizona AFO brace is amazing. Honestly, it helped me out tremendously. But it is a prescribed brace. ... (14 replies)
... I was fitted for an AFO brace, but I think that is different. Best of luck! ... (15 replies)
... I have recently been prescribed an AFO brace. I don't know if you are familiar with it, but it is a low profile brace that fits in lace up shoes. Its not the prettiest thing, but it does seem to help with the stability. ... (23 replies)
... sults of your test and your recovery. I wish you the best. This is very traumatic for me since I am a shoe princess and cannot wear anything but sneakers. The AFO is wide and since I cannot manipulate my foot like I used to, I can only wear a shoe that is wide and that either laces or zips in the front. ... (11 replies)
... I have been on crutches for about a year, then was in an AFO brace for another year, and now am permenantly tied to my custom orthotics and supportive shoes. ... (16 replies)
... I have seen two orthos for this and they have both suggested the AFO brace, which I do not want. The second ortho that I saw suggested the brace, physical therapy, and referred me to another foot and ankle guy. ... (9 replies)
... The best thing to do is go to a physical therapist and learn how to retrain the ankle. ... (1 replies)
Broke my toe
Apr 11, 2015
... And yes it probably does need some pressure taken off problem is I can't take all the pressure off as I don't want to risk the ankle that has the AFO from going again as some nights have gone to bed with aches in the repaired ligaments cause of it now taking most of my weight. ... (14 replies)
... a good pt person does know when we are in pain even if we say we are not. I also have a high tolerance to pain and will say it is not that bad. But it not the best thing for are body's. to stop doing something you love because of a medical problem sucks. I have bin changing what I do for years with out even relising it. ... (22 replies)
... short AFO built into one that really locks up the subtalar joint where your son's problems are coming from. ... (5 replies)

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