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... Wtwct, I know you are still having problems and I'm so sorry. I am a little panicked about not knowing what to expect. ... (22 replies)
... and he said its not healed, from what my foot doc says its not worse but its not better well on a day that my foot was not swollen i felt around the shaft of the bone area by my scar and feel a little round bump that moves a bit. Its tender in that area too. ... (1 replies)
... I had a 1st MTP fusion done at the beginning of May. I was nwb for 8 weeks. This was the 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)

... In 2001 I was in Myrtle Beach on vacation and fell going down the stairs and dislocated my ankle and also cracked the bone at the lower end of the long bone where it meets the ankle. Fortunately, we were there with extended family and there were four doctors. One of them decided it had to be set immediately. ... (22 replies)
... Hi Pam: Noticed your from Nevada. My husband and I have a home in Las Vegas, Nevada in an area they call Southern Highlands in Southwest Vegas. We hope to move out there in June of 2005. Can't tell you how much all of you have helped me even long before I decided to have the surgery. I hope everyone of you have pain free days and walking with NO LIMP Any information that... (193 replies)
... Hi Rebad; If You Have Read These Posts Then You Already Know I Have Had Two Subtalar Fusions Done On My Right Ankle Also Used A Bone Stimulator After Second One And Agree That It Helped In The Healing Process (also 10 Hours Per Day For 3 Months). It Has Been 56 Weeks Since Last Surgery I Feel Better Every Day. Now The Only Thing That I Notice Is Like You Said Always Wear A... (193 replies)
... Oh had a bone stimulator on 10 hours a day after the cast came off. The doc said it worked. ... (193 replies)
... here who agreed there was probably an issue with my cast so he took it off and put another one on. He claimed he wasn't too bad at casting but said if I had more problems I would have to go back during the week when the fracture clinic was open because they were the specialists. ... (4 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)
... 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)
... and trained on it for three more months before being unable to walk on it any longer. When I got an MRI I had a broken first and third metatarsal, my talor neck bone was split in half and filling with liquid, and my calcaneus was fractured. ... (43 replies)
... I too have problems on my right side considering my right knee has been surgically repaired twice due to a lack of meniscus. ... (39 replies)
Ankle Sprain
Jun 10, 2012
... on that foot at work on a hard, flat tile floor and I popped the retinaculum. I had been hiking three days before that, but had had no problems with it. ... (5 replies)
... n hindsight would have taken off longer. 2 weeks into going back to work, I did start having some pain and so I backed off some. But honestly, I didn't have many problems in the recovery period. However... ... (18 replies)
... I have had a lot of problems with nonunions and I know that they can be really scary. I used the bone stimulator that just wrapped around my cast but I had to use it for three hours every day... ... (5 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 30, 2009
... I have two thoughts on the POD vs. Ortho. I had bunion surgery about 15 years ago by an Ortho who shaved too much bone off the left foot which resulted in the pronation of the big toe causing the problems I'm having now. ... (162 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. I actually used a bone stimulator for several months last year when the AVN was discovered. I had to wear it for three hours every night. It didn't help. ... (5 replies)
... My daughter broke her pinky toe five weeks ago. Hers has not healed yet and she had to have a bone stimulator, which she will use daily for three weeks. ... (4 replies)
... and had some problems with it from that. But it got better. About 2 years later, I was hiking and felt another pop. Didn't even roll it. ... (7 replies)
"Sprained Ankle"
Mar 13, 2009
... I have had multiple problems with my ankle, although not the exact same ones you've had. I have completely avulsed 2 of the lateral ankle ligmanets, the ATFL an CFL. ... (8 replies)


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