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... I'm a flatfoot reconstruction alumni! I had my left foot reconstructed in February 2010...so 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! ... (31 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)

... displaced fracture. Sometime I worry it will make extra bone grow too much on top of the hardware. Did you saw you surgeon thought infection risk goes up with more scar tissue? ... (3 replies)
... union and the metal plate is broken as well, so no real choice there. My surgeon said she's going to put something in the site to stimulate bone growth and we will use a bone growth stimulator earlier on this time. Anything I should know about this surgery or watch out for? ... (3 replies)
Bone stimulator
Mar 15, 2016
... Does anyone have any experience with a bone stimulator? ... (2 replies)
... I'm 6 months out from my ankle fusion and I'm worse now than before. I go back to DR next week and I'm going to ask about that (1 replies)
... Just wondering if anyone who has had an ankle fusion has had to use a bone stimulator or fentanyl patches for pain? ... (1 replies)
... mos. I had a cadaver bone graft done. It had healed within 3 mos of surgery. ... (3 replies)
... Here's the only problem I'm having. The joint from the lapidus isn't fusing, and my doc wants me to use a bone stimulator to help with healing. From what I can tell it's a fairly successful, nonsurgical way to do it. Has anyone here used one? ... (3 replies)
... Has anyone had experience with a Bone Stimulator? ... (0 replies)
... I am currently using a bone stimulator for a sesamoid fracture. Today is my fourth day using it. ... (1 replies)
... rays at 11 weeks after injury, said he didn't see any fracture, then said I needed a bone stimulator so I'm confused. ... (1 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)
... Has anyone out there used the edi bone stimulator? ... (0 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Mar 16, 2009
... you mentioned you're using the bone stimulator at this time. what kind of surgery did you have and how long ago? ... (14 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Mar 16, 2009
... I'm hoping for the best with this bone stimulator. i don't know how others feel, but this has been waaaay harder than i thought. ... (14 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Mar 15, 2009
... Thanks for the encouraging info. I'm hoping for the best. Since i had a graft as well as the fusion, doc has me nwb for 12 weeks, i'm hoping the bone stimulator speeds that up alittle. ... (14 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Mar 14, 2009
... I had a bone stimulator that I had to use for 20 min daily. Thankfully due to the bone stimulator and 6 wks of NWB on crutches, I didn't have to have surgery. It formed a union. So I feel the stimulator worked well. Hope it does for you too! ... (14 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Feb 26, 2009
... Thanks for the encouragement re the bone stimulator. i'm hoping for the best in the healing process and hope this speeds it up somewhat. ... (14 replies)


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