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... 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)
... ks I had a infection then right before Thanksgiving I found out my cadaver bone on top of my foot was not healing at all, so after Thanksgiving I started using a bone stimulator machine twice a day, I am praying it works if not more surgery and a plate an screws in the cadaver bone place. ... (4 replies)
... n. I am only allowed to weight bear a little each day, I get tired of not being able to do what I want when I want, I know you can relate. I also have to use a bone stimulator machine twice a day. ... (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)
... cedure. I do know I have two long titatium screws holding my heel in alignment, I also had my foot broke in three places the one on top was to put in a cadaver bone to a!ign and lenghthen my foot. ... (16 replies)
... s post op. I had 20 procedures in six and a half hour surgery. I too have screws in my heel to hold in alignm not but only two long ones. I also have a cadaver bone on top of my foot that has not been fussing I had to start using a bone ultrasound machine twice w day each time for twenty minutes. ... (7 replies)
... our great advice I am taking it easy and am trying to weight bear a little at a time when it starts to hurt I put my foot up and ice it. I should be getting the bone stimulator machine soon, hopefully it will help that cadaver bone to start healing again. ... (9 replies)
... Doc said I'd be at least 10 weeks NWB. I have osteoporosis and he said he could definitely see that the bone he cut was thinner than normal. Today I started on a bone stimulator machine which I am to do for 30 minutes a day. Has anyone used one of these before? ... (23 replies)
... As far as thr bone stimulator. ... (2 replies)
My Lisfranc Injury
Jan 12, 2011
... I had the surgery and she had to put in 3 screws, 1 plate and bone grafting. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks so much for replying. It's always encouraging to know we are not the only one with a problem. I know there are two kinds of bone stimulator; my insurance company provided a machine I could use at home for 20 minutes a day after 6 months post-surgery. I've read a lot about healing and don't have any of the common issues that can prevent it; apparently you don't either... (10 replies)
... I am at almost 9 weeks post op and my cadaver bone graft is healing on one side and not the other. ... (10 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Jul 29, 2008
... each day. I just settled down on the couch, hooked up and watched Jepordy. The only thing i didn't like, was the ultrasound gel that had to be cleaned off the machine and off my foot at the end of each session. A couple of paper towels and....done. ... (8 replies)
... Lyndie, has the doctor mentioned a bone stimulator? ... (85 replies)
... I went to get my bone stimulator machine this afternoon. I am supposed to use it for 30 minutes a day, every day, at the same time every day. I am going to shoot for the evening, around 10 pm. ... (99 replies)
... ray right after surgery, you could clearly see straight lines on the piece of bone, like a nicely cut out rectangle. Now, after 7 weeks, one side of the bone piece, the side against my foot, is fusing nicely with the foot. ... (99 replies)
... graft AGAIN did not take in that upper joint. We are now trying a bone stimulator machine to encourage growth and fusion of the bones since the bones are in alignment and the staples are in good position. ... (0 replies)
... foot bone is doing. Maybe I will get to go in a tennis shoe. If the bone isn't growing better I will get some bone stimulator machine. Doesn't it seem like a long time since April 4th when we had surgery? ... (377 replies)
... foot. It will either be more boot time or a tennis shoe and maybe a bone stimulator machine. Have any of you had the need for one of those? ... (8 replies)
... Any body know about a technique or some kind laser or stimulator machine that your PT use to help with your range motion or to get the blood circulating better to help the bone heal ? ... (0 replies)


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