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... I'm scheduled for this procedure on June 4 and have been able to find very little info about it. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for getting back to me. Yes, my son had a subtalar joint coalition but it was not actually resected, according to the info from our second Dr. He had never done casting, only orthotics.. ... (29 replies)
... i hear ya, hp70....i'm having surgery to remove two of the extra screws on wednesday...hope to be walking without this DANG AND DEPRESSING aircast! tho i have to admit it is better than staying in bed for two months... ... (40 replies)

... Hockey Player, I understand your frustration. Sometimes it really does feel like the doc has one one ear and one foot out the door. I got some good advice long ago about getting your doc to lay out the game plan prior to surgery. ... (40 replies)
... I had the procedure on Oct. 2nd. Everything has been pretty easy. The surgery went well according to the doc. I had a different surgeon perform the procedure this time around with my original doc assisting. Lasted about an hour. ... (40 replies)
... I have had a midfoot fusion due to a crush injury and the imminent arthritis that would be a result with out the fusion . They fused my first three cunniforms and the heads of my first two metatarsals. ... (7 replies)
... I am still in a fracture boot after a year and it was like four months before I could stand to bear weight. I am a year out from surgery and he said that mine was a rare complication. I had a bone graft from my illiac crest on the left side and fusion on my left side. ... (22 replies)
... I had a midfoot fusion where they fused my first three cuniforms and the heads of my first two metatarsels. ... (22 replies)
... I am sure you have access to Ebay and there may even be a UK version of it. There are many knee walkers on there that you can bid for. I tried getting mine on Ebay but kept losing the bid but then I am not savy enough to know how to win at the site. I luckily found mine on Craigslist and had it before my surgery. ... (11 replies)
... In 2002, I had a midfoot fusion for instability after an ankle sprain. A few years later, I developed arthritis in another midfoot joint and had that fused as well. ... (1 replies)
Ankle fusion
Jun 23, 2010
... times a day. The worst thing about tramadol is it makes you sweat. In the summer, I stay soaken wet. Tramadol isn't the strongest med but it is a good long term pain med that is easy on the kidneys, liver and stomach. It wasn't strong enough for the pain but it did help. ... (2 replies)
Ankle fusion
Jun 12, 2010
... Had my back fused which went very well. My left ankle wasn't broken very bad and it healed up very quick. My right ankle is another story. I broke and dislocated the talus. The OS screwed it all back together with 5 screws. He told me that I wouldn't walk on it again. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Everyone! I'm new to these boards and am having bunion surgery on the 6th (1 week from today). I'm not sure the exact name of my procedure, but it sounds like the Lapidus procedure (taking a wedge out of the 1st metatarsal and midfoot fusion w/ screws) but I'm also having a wedge taken out in the big toe (2nd bone from the tip) and a screw put in there. Also, I will have... (13 replies)
Midfoot Fusion
Mar 24, 2009
... navicular cuneiform fusion on December 5th, and am in desperate need of some support right now.. ... (1 replies)
... That is so funny that you say that...I asked my doctor if they would xray today, he said "if it looks this good on the outside, I know it's that good on the inside"!! I was blown away but I trust him completely..he said at the next appt., we'll xray then. ... (92 replies)
... I think the length of time depends on the doctor and the patient...My doctor kept me because the pain really bothered me. I have a high pain tolerance level but this kicked my butt...I had never experienced this kind of deep bone level pain. ... (92 replies)
... My pain after the surgery was really bad in the hospital...I stayed five days and was on the morphine pump...that made the pain bearable but the first 3 or 4 days were the worst..they told me that bone surgery is the most painful.. ... (92 replies)
... the knee scooter is invaluable to me...much better than the wheelchair for home however if you need to go a long distance, the wheelchair would be better. I think you'll be okay to go to Washington, my pain is minimal and only in the spot where they took the bone from... ... (92 replies)
Foot surgery
Aug 25, 2008
... navicular joints. I had it in 2005 for arthritis related to a previous fusion of the midfoot. I think I had a very unusual outcome, because my joints did not fuse completely. ... (17 replies)
... I have had three midfoot fusions up to this point. I had one in 2005 that failed to fuse properly. I ended up with a bone stimulator and my surgeon redid the fusion with a bone graft. That did the trick. I hope it does for you too. ... (12 replies)


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