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... things are going well for you and I am very happy to hear that the bone stimulator is working. ... (240 replies)
... How long did you use the bone stimulator? ... (18 replies)
... both feet. It sounds like you understand the complexity of the surgery and the recovery and that's a big step ! I had the second foot done a month after the frame was removed from the 1st foot. I had 10 wires through my leg and foot. ... (29 replies)

... e 3rd attempt at fusing this joint. I had problems with an allergy to the stainless steel screws that were originally used and then on the second attempt, donor bone was used and that didn't work either. ... (10 replies)
... bone stimulator until Nov or Dec. Post op I had a pain pump for 4 days. They put a catheter behind the knee with a hose that goes to a thing that looks like a cd player. ... (16 replies)
... rays look a lot better on Tuesday because my foot looks so good on the outside and feels so good now that it is hard for me to believe that my bones are not cooperating with the healing part. ... (5 replies)
... I'm sure that the failed fusion left a not too great a condition toe for the second procedure. Yes, indeed I used a bone growth stimulator for many months, vitamin D is and was fine. ... (7 replies)
... Happy New Year JustMeJen! So sorry about more pain. Four years ago on both feet I had tarpel tunnel and plantar fascist is surgery by a local podiatrist, which my surgeon happens to know. ... (9 replies)
... ortho doctor acted like I had postier tibial tendinitis too, but after my surgery this past sept 15 by my great surgeon he did 20 procedures including a cadaver bone fussion and two big screws in my heel to realign it, ,my surgery lasted 6 and a half hours. ... (2 replies)
... Oh my heart goes out to you! I had my foot and calf surgery on September 15,2014 it will soon be three months 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. ... (7 replies)
... I agree with you. When I got my cast off & went into a boot, I still had 4 weeks left of NWB, but they had me start exercises. The doctor asked me if I WANTED to do PT and at that point I was going to decline because I thought I knew how to do the exercises they showed me why should I go to PT. But then his PT saw me there in the office and insisted that I should start PT. ... (9 replies)
... evaluated my foot and realized that several bones around my fusion site were inflamed and swollen in pain. ... (9 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)
... My foot turned red and purple for awhile, even after I started bearing weight. ... (15 replies)
... I hope you are all doing well. I am 12 weeks post op . I had a bunionectomy, calcaneal osteotomy, and talonavicular fusion using my bone marrow. On my 11 week visit I was told by my surgeon that he was not happy with what he saw in the xray. ... (15 replies)
... Lauralei, I see you had a Brostrom Procedure too? I had that done just recently as my last, hopefully, surgery. Question, did you have burning sensations in that area for awhile? It just burns sometimes and even ice doesn't help. It eventually goes away. I have yet to ask the doctor but my pt says it's normal. Thought maybe you had the same sensations as me, if not,... (21 replies)
... I had my entire ankle reconstructed in Feb. 2013, along with having my Accessory Navicular bone removed and my Gastroc. recession done, and 2 ligaments on top of my foot were tightened and now sport an anchor to hold them tight. ... (21 replies)
... I had a car accident in 2010 that resulted in a broken talus bone. The orthopedic doctor went in and inserted two pins to but the talus bone back together. ... (13 replies)
... It is a terrible strain mentally. I have really struggled with my situation. I had surgery back in April and was walking in July,..August my fusion was broken in physical therapy so I am now back in a cast and NWB. ... (17 replies)
... I was a heelie, had a fractured calcaneus that had eight big pieces and a whole lot of tiny pieces due to a car accident. I made it 18 months before the post-trauma arthritis was too much to bear, so went with the sub-talar fusion surgery. I even got the docs to prescribe a bone healing stimulator device which claims a 38% faster healing time. I also found out I had a... (11 replies)

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