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... Hi. I'm so sorry you're going through this after all the recovery steps you went through. I had my left foot done 4 yrs ago...flatfoot reconstruction, extra navicular bone removed, tendon transfer, calcaneus neck lengthening with cadaver bone graft. ... (2 replies)
... I'm a flatfoot reconstruction alumni! I had my left foot reconstructed in February 4 yrs ago. I had an accessory navicular bone in the arch of my foot that I was born with and it caused my arch to fall over the years.. I'm 55 yrs old, so I don't go out and run marathons or anything! ... (30 replies)
... I hope the revision will help if you do it. I hope your back is doing well too :) I wonder why infection risk goes up with a revision.... (3 replies)

... I have never had a bone stimulator. My only other fusion is in my lumbar spine and it was done about 15 yrs ago when my bones were young and still knew how to grow. ... (3 replies)
... Has anyone had experience with a Bone Stimulator? ... (0 replies)
... At an appt last week the Dr told me that the TN jopint had not fused and I would need a bone stimulator for the next 8 weeks. She said if that failed to properly fuze the joint a surgical revision may me necessary. ... (1 replies)
... union. I have been doing a bone stimulator for the past two months with, I fear, little success. The POD has ordered 6 more weeks of bone stimulator which will put me sometime in December still in the boot. I wish I could be positive for you, but I'm so ready to get out of this boot. ... (85 replies)
... so on the 26th. The bone stimulator seems to be working, but I still have to wear the boot for another 6 weeks since the bone has still not fused. I don't know if the DR is just stalling for time to think of something else to do or What? ... (85 replies)
... I go to the POD next week. Six weeks from when I started the bone stimulator ordeal. I hope the outcome is better than I expect. I don't think the bone fused. Just one of those feelings. I walk on my heel sometimes in the house. I know better to put any weight on the toe. ... (85 replies)
... I had fusion done in May, 2008. In September the POD let me out of the boot. One week later my foot was twice the size. The fusion broke and I had to go back in the boot. ... (85 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)
... He was going out of town until today. Hope to hear tomorrow. If I don't, I will be calling him. He didn't mention a bone stimulator, but thanks for the heads up on insurance maybe not paying for it. I will sure check on that if a bone stimulator is an option in my case. ... (85 replies)
... Good point Jeff. Fortunately my insurance did cover my bone stimulator, otherwise, I think I probably would have waited a few weeks to see how my fusion did healing on it's own. ... (85 replies)
... Lyndie, has the doctor mentioned a bone stimulator? ... (85 replies)
... I had a bone stimulator with bunion surgery. ... (4 replies)
... My wife recently was prescribed with an electromagnetic bone stimulator to help heal a stress fracture in her foot. Problem is, it appears that this has made her bunion worse. Her doctor suggested this could be a side effect. ... (4 replies)
Bone stimulator
Dec 15, 2006
... I had a bone stimulator after my flat foot reconstructive surgery. I healed fine, but the doctor said that his patients with the bone stimulators didnt seem to heal at a faster rate than the ones without them. It probably depends what model you have. ... (4 replies)
Bone stimulator
Dec 11, 2006
... My husband used one when he cracked his heel and he experienced a quick recovery. We still have it and I'm thinking of asking my doctor if it's okay to use on my foot following austin bunionectomy. ... (4 replies)
Bone stimulator
Dec 10, 2006
... hi everyone, my toe fusion was 5 and a half weeks ago. i have a bone stimulator and i dont know if that really helps. also, i have a plaster cast and i am non weight bearing. how do all of you ice your foot if the cast cant get wet? ... (4 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Feb 15, 2006
... NYCGal00, Is your bone stimulator the electrical stimulation one. SoCalSharon has the ultrasound one. ... (3 replies)

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