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... Wtwct, I don't have the bone stimulator yet. Should be approved by next week. Do you drive? ... (4 replies)
... te and 4 screws. It was not supposed to be a HUGE deal. But I don't know if anything goes as planned. I still haven't heard from the doctor's office about the bone stimulator and I am still wondering if I should get the wheelchair back. I probably need a new prescription. ... (22 replies)
... I think that when you get the bone stimulator, your healing process should speed up. I know it worked wonders for me. ... (22 replies)

... I'm so sorry! I wondered if he had mentioned anything about bone stimulator before. ... (22 replies)
... Hi I was wondering if anyone knew about a bone stimulator? ... (1 replies)
... thinking, I will not be able to drive. GOD.......... It will be another round of driving Miss Daisy. The cool thing about this guy is that he almost lost his leg in an accident. He is very understanding and all this does not seem to phase him. He said that you have to do whatever makes you better. He is right. ... (22 replies)
Triple arthrodesis
Dec 15, 2015
... Sounds like you are doing well. I had staples and it was not a big deal considering what you have already been thru. The skin and hairy leg under the cast concerned me more, haha. When will you be able to bare weight? ... (7 replies)
... I feel so sorry for you both. my mother had broken her leg about ten years ago and a doctor messed up the surgery and long story short they wired her whole leg it seemed and she had that halo with screws in the bone. She is 71 and her quality of life is greatly diminished because of it. ... (21 replies)
... 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. I have been using a bone stimulator machine since after Thanksgiving, my cadaver bone on top of my foot had quit healing I am praying it's fussing now. ... (9 replies)
... l the support and advise. I am very impatient and want my life back. I had 2 nonunions from my first triple arthrodesis 18 months ago. My Dr. Also mentioned a bone stimulator may have to be used. I am praying that is not the case. ... (7 replies)
... removal of one of the plates due to a broken screw then another placement of a plate on the same side again with a wedge cut out of my bone to try and straighten my leg which had a severe deformation curve, a screw removed from the front of my ankle, a spur removed from that area. ... (2 replies)
... Please please please take my advice here... I'm not sure how old you are, but do not let them take bone from your knee. They did both for mine, knee and hip. If your hips are good let them get the graph from a hip bone, experience here I promise. ... (5 replies)
... mos ago. The list of stuff they did is in my signature line...heck, I don't even remember the technical names any more. Long story short...I had an extra bone in the arch of my foot, born with it... ... (14 replies)
... rays and some painful, tingly poking and prodding, things got just a little real. The screw in my heel is broken, and the bone graft hasn't even begun to heal. Back to NWB for at least two weeks and no physical therapy for the foreseeable future. ... (1 replies)
... deal splint on my leg I just didn't make it. My husband was helping me and was able to keep my foot from hitting anything. ... (23 replies)
... As the holes on my leg and ankle heal, they itch pretty good. I've been patching them with bandaids until the scabs form without oozing anything. ... (10 replies)
... The bone stimulator is awesome. It is manufactured by a company called Biomet and the model is called the OrthoPak. ... (10 replies)
... Tell me about the bone stimulator. ... (10 replies)
... up shirts and sweaters with it and it looks decent. You can snap the pant leg around your fixator if you want to protect it from the elements outdoors. ... (10 replies)
... I'm using a bone stimulator to help with the healing and think it's doing a great job as I'm able to put far more weight on it faster than the docs were expecting. ... (2 replies)

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