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Bone stimulator
Mar 21, 2016
... I have used my Exogen bone stim on 4 or 5 different fractures to speed up the healing process. Exogen is the only bone stim using ultrasound and has the highest heal rate. You also wear it a lot less than the bone stim my wife used years ago. ... (2 replies)
... oot and not put the heel down. I am FWB in a walking boot. I see my surgeon on Monday and am anxious to see what he has to say. I fear there may not be enough bone growth to have the screw removed even though I am using a bone stimulator 10 hours a day. It's hard not to get discouraged when you have a set back. ... (8 replies)
... As a precaution I have used a bone electromagnet healer since day 1. My doc said using it takes a couple weeks off of getting to weight bearing, which was total 9 weeks. ... (1 replies)

Bone Stimulator
Aug 1, 2008
... g. I am sorry i dont mean to freak you out. I am a very rare case. I am young and healthy and everything should have worked but it didnt. I have experience in bone stimulaters though. and yes everbody is right they are very easey and painless. ... (8 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Jul 31, 2008
... I had to use the EBI bone stimulator for 10 hours everyday. It was a "coil" that I placed over the cast. No big deal. ... (8 replies)
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... I have had two non unions after flat foot reconstruction surgery. After the first one i tried an electronic bone stimulator, I wore it for 10 hours at night. It had a very good sucess rate but not for me. It didnt work. ... (10 replies)
Bone stimulators
Dec 20, 2007
... i got hooked up to a bone stimulator today to wear for about 10 hours daily.. ... (8 replies)
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... n the same bunion. First the screw didn't stay in place. After the second surgery 7 weeks later the bones didn't grow back together and I was in an aircast and bone growth stimulator for 3 month. ... (16 replies)
... i USED A BONE GROWTH STIMULATOR WITH SECOND SURGERY OF THE RIGHT SUBTALAR JOINT I DO BELIEVE THAT IT HELPED IN THE HEALLING PROCESS. ... (2 replies)
Triple arthrodesis
Nov 13, 2015
... e Arthrodesis was a fail with nonunion and malunion. It was also performed by a podiatrist. The full revision was performed by an Orthopaedic surgeon who did a bone graft with bone from my knee and from a codaver. I also used a bone stimulator for 10 hours a day for 73 days. This time all fusions fused! ... (7 replies)
... I am concerned and wondering about the bone stimulator. Something sounds fishy. If your surgeon says you can't see the fusion in the xray, he's only telling part of the truth. ... (14 replies)
... aides to walk and get around. Before my surgery my surgeon said I had the bones of a 20 year old with no arthritis, I bet after my 20 procedures and 6 and half hours of surgery in the future this will not be the case anymore. ... (9 replies)
... That got me 6 wks NWB and a bone stimulator. 3 yrs after that another bad sprain, etc, etc. ... (38 replies)
... ave read on the posts. In Jan 2012 I had a fusion of the great toe and second toe. The joints had been destroyed by a very large neuroma which had been removed 10 months earlier. The fusion was supposed to relieve the pain in the joints. ... (16 replies)
... non union after about 5 months. Revision was recommended. The podiatrist went in and "got rid of all the bad tissue" that had grown within the space where the bone had been removed. She also inserted some sort of synthetic bone graft putty. ... (2 replies)
My Lisfranc Injury
Jan 12, 2011
... turn the light on when walking down the stairs and I missed a couple steps and rolled my foot. I was in alot of pain but thought I just sprained my foot. A few hours later my foot was twice the size and could not walk on it. ... (0 replies)
... Hi Badfeet, I don't know the kind of bone stimulator that you have. I have never heard of a bone stimulator that is worn for 24 hours! That's new to me and I have done a lot of research on them. ... (13 replies)
... So in May of 2008 I had a mosaicplasty and used a donor bone from a cadaver. I am now 5 weeks post op....still having swelling and pain. I am off my feet again for five months. ... (12 replies)


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