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... I didn't have subtalar fusion although I did have peroneal tendon repair. ... (1 replies)
... which made things more difficult after my surgery because the legnth was even less. So, my passion for shoes took a turn for the worse. I need to have a slight lift installed by a shoemaker to make up the difference. I am limited in types of shoes with no heel. ... (11 replies)
... taking. I called my OS after any pressure to the floor would cause this pain and when not applying pressure it would just pound, like there was a heartbeat in there. ... (11 replies)

... I had a similar problem after my initial fusion. Nothing could touch the lateral aspect of my foot. I could not wear shoes. ... (34 replies)
... partial weight bearing. The first PT was too hard on me, causing six bones surrounding my fusion to swell up in pain. I was in agony, not sleeping due to throbbing day and night. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks for your kind words and I wish you all the best of good health. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, I wish I had the surgery long ago, am now 8 weeks postop after ankle fusion PTTD repair etc... ... (21 replies)
... fusion is the last resort. the fusion i had wont let me bend the big toe. ... (22 replies)
... They are nice looking dress shoes with just a slight heel. This was post ankle fusion and prior to my bunionectomy, so my ankle didn't flex much and my big toe was crooked and therefore, I could not push off my right foot. They did the job o.k, but they did not last very long. ... (27 replies)
... ions. With R foot surgery you will not be permitted to drive, I was told not to with my L foot operated on. I did though, when I wasn't medicated and not until after about 3 weeks or so. ... (17 replies)
... I found it hard to walk for any distace, stand on my feet for any period of time, I had a limp, was on drugs, had to wear MBT shoes and my ROM had decreased to the point I couldn't get it to 90 degrees. ... (20 replies)
Ankle fusion
Aug 24, 2007
... I'd get a cart like you mentioned and kind of scoot my way thru this ordeal. Doc said he'd write a script for the scooter, but really told me emphatically, that after the two weeks, my options were bed, bath, sofa and back again. I asked,,what about cooking, or anything else similar... ... (22 replies)
... the ladder and had no option that didn't involve me likely killing myself other than jumping off the ladder onto the concrete patio below. I was wearing running shoes and, after landing and gathering myself after a couple of minutes from the shock and immediate pain, thought I might have ruptured my right Achilles tendon. ... (16 replies)
... Keep off the grass. Seriously, there are things that will always aggravate it. Uneven surfaces are the most common complaint of Heelies. Fifteen years after my calcaneus fracture I will not walk around in a house with thick carpet and padding. ... (10 replies)
... it at the top of the foot board for lots of great tips for what to do when you're non weight bearing. The best gadgets are the knee scooter, bedside commode and lots of pillows to elevate and a bunch of books, an ipad or tv. ... (45 replies)
... Thank you so much for your reply. I saw the orthopedic specialist last Thursday. He is a surgeon in the Foot and Ankle Center in Grand Rapids Mi. I read all his qualifications and man oh man he sure is qualified. He does surgeries 3 days a week. I like him alot. ... (8 replies)
Pantalar Fusion
Sep 23, 2010
... I was twelve weeks non weight bearing after the surgery then they put me in a walking cast or cam rocker. I wore the walking cast for another six weeks. ... (4 replies)
... As for your doctor not having you do physical therapy, that REALLY sounds strange. From all of my research and discussions with my own doctor, physical therapy after this kind of procedure is VERY NECESSARY. The foot needs to be restrengthened and the muscles really need to be rebuilt up again. ... (50 replies)
Fusion - MTP joint
Oct 11, 2009
... I quite understand how you are feeeling although I only had the fusion eleven days ago so my toe is still in plaster. ... (1 replies)
... My strongest advice is don't leave it too long to try the OATS operation... my MACI failed as the arthritis was too far gone. Once you get to that point it is fusion or replacement....yeah now that is scary! Especially as most surgeons will tell you you have to be 60 to get a replacement. ... (80 replies)

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