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Broken calcenaus
May 19, 2017
... Same situation. I did not require surgery. My heel did fracture into 4 pieces. I fell off a ladder about 8 feet up. I was non-weight bearing for 6 weeks and primarily used a knee scooter. At 6 weeks my doctor took off my cast, performed x-rays and was glad to see everything healing well. A walking cast was put on. Basically my walking cast is the exact same fiberglass cast... (2 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 18, 2017
... Is there generally a big difference between each Brostrom Procedure? ... (4 replies)
Broken calcenaus
May 15, 2017
... Broke my left calcenaus 3 weeks ago by falling about 4 feet from a ladder. No surgery required. Just this big heavy boot. Keep elevated and ice for 6 weeks. I have been doing exactly what the doc told me to do. I wonder what the next step is. ... (2 replies)

... ny heels but at 4'10 I sometimes like to wear wedges that are at least 2inches. I just wanted to be able to enjoy hiking and longer walks without the pain in the big toe. It is also extremely flexible so that's why my surgeon suggested fusing it as the soft tissue work won't help he says. ... (5 replies)
... caused by walking to compensate for the pain in the big toe. However I did have to have the hardware taken out a year later as two screws were causing pain. ... (5 replies)
... Yesterday, a large splinter penetrated my bare left foot under the big left toe near the joint. ... (0 replies)
... Hi Blackbird, arg! it's a difficult call. It is very painful and limiting wearing a Ilizarov I understand your hesitation. It's a very involved process too, maintaining the pin sites, managing to sleep, crutch bound, do you have anyone to assist you during the frame wearing downtime? At the beginning I would highly recommend you do. I had my frame taken off end of Sept,... (12 replies)
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... Sorry for your situation. First advice, use ONLY a Foot & Ankle board certified ortho- one who does sports med if at all possible. I've had my big toe joint fused and the only two things is impedes is anything that would require bending that joint like squatting, calf raises, lunges etc but those can be wworked around and the height of the heels I wear. I had mine fused... (2 replies)
... Several months after the last of two failed foot surgeries to fix my Hallux Varus, I developed intense pain and swelling. It also was apparent that my big toe had shrunk. My podiatrist told me my toe "collapsed," and he'd never seen this before. He said the only recourse was to do a bone fusion. ... (2 replies)
... Has anyone gone through removal of a bone spur that included taking off of the big toe nail? ... (0 replies)
... Better or worse than before? welllll . . . I will say I am finally getting to a point where the corrected foot hurts less when I'm walking long distances than the one I still need to get "corrected", but in a different way. That's not saying much though, is it? I also could not walk bare foot when I was at your point. Can really only walk a little bare foot if on... (10 replies)
... I had a big surgery last Weds. ... (6 replies)
... I had all of the standard pttd surgery procedures minus the tendon transfer. I too feel like I have to make a conscious effort to push off with my big toe while walking. I also have a bruise like feeling on the bottom outside of my foot. I have to wear a sneaker at all times as walking barefoot will hurt. ... (10 replies)
... ever be able to walk at a normal pace or without a limp or without pain ever again. It took a loooonnng time to get past the limp. I still don't really feel my big toe pushing off, still cannot get on my toes on that foot, and heels are absolutely out of the question. ... (10 replies)
... from what I understand I am having a tendon transfer, a tendon lengthening, a heel slide, something to do with a navicular bone, and something to do with my big toe and top of my foot. ... (7 replies)
... I think the results overall will be favorable but right now I am still in pain and that makes it hard to see the big picture and hopefully the absence of pain which is the goal. ... (8 replies)
... I see where many people say there is a big turnaround between month 4 and 5 and I am in that transition now. ... (4 replies)
... he little triumphs! I'm getting ready for surgery on my right foot in a week. Dreading it. It took me 4 yrs to get myself in a good mental place to do another big foot surgery and long recovery. ... (4 replies)
... Here's the set up I have. One step, then a big deep step up into house. The garage door opens our ward, unfortunately. There is no handrail, nothing, other than the door jamb, to hold onto. ... (5 replies)


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