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... tarsal fracture, and now that my hand needed a bone repair, that doc is having me use a third treatment. ... (15 replies)
... As far as thr bone stimulator. ... (2 replies)
... Still considering a 2nd opinion... However, I do need to do something soon, especially if surgery. Should I allow the original surgeon to repair my foot or go with another doctor? ... (14 replies)

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... I have had two non unions after flat foot reconstruction surgery. After the first one i tried an electronic bone stimulator, I wore it for 10 hours at night. It had a very good sucess rate but not for me. It didnt work. ... (10 replies)
... Recovery was harder than I had expected, but I am so glad I had it done. I had foot and ankle problems since I was about ten. Removing the accessory navicular has helped so much! ... (20 replies)
... ory because i have this bulge under my ankle. It looks a bit too close to the ankle but i suspect is because i cannot clasp my feet together because my navicular bone keeps blocking me. ... (20 replies)
... union, hence screw fixation, because the break is in a place where blood circulation is notoriously poor by nature. Many patients use bone stimulators to promote better circulation. I understand the work concern. ... (21 replies)
Bone stimulators
Dec 20, 2007
... in bone healing on it's own. i am 12 weeks post op from ankle fusion and calcaneal osteotomy. ... (8 replies)
... franc injury April 05. I crushed my foot between the back of a 10,000 lb reach lift and a multilevel pallet shelf. ... (0 replies)
Bone stimulator
Dec 15, 2006
... I had a bone stimulator after my flat foot reconstructive surgery. I healed fine, but the doctor said that his patients with the bone stimulators didnt seem to heal at a faster rate than the ones without them. It probably depends what model you have. ... (4 replies)
... my foot and ankle surgeon performed the operation. ... (16 replies)
... do fast and in you're in a lot of pain. I broke my 5th met a few years ago. I was on crutches for 6 weeks. My doctor elected to not cast me so that I could use a bone stimulator every day. The catch was I wasn't allowed to so much as touch my toes to the floor for those 6 wks. ... (1 replies)
... t was quite upsetting. As far as therapy goes, I was in pretty aggressive therapy for several months because I had a lot of tendon problems after surgery, and my foot kind of had to be taught how to walk correctly again. ... (10 replies)
Jones Fracture
Jul 4, 2009
... I had a jones fracture of my right foot two years ago and I learned more in 7 months about the foot than I ever thought I could learn. I was in a cast from March to July and boot from July to Oct. Are you in a boot? ... (1 replies)
... I had a midfoot fusion done oct 06 and found out a week ago only half of it fused. They now want to do the surgery again and use bone stimulators .I am still undecided because they first time it was very painful and I had some complications arise. ... (9 replies)
... I am new here and have found some great advise in many of your posts. I will give you a brief history of my injury. Almost 3 years ago I broke my foot in an ankle rolling accidnet. A Jones fracture. The fracture finally healed after 8 months of casts, boots and bone stimulators. ... (0 replies)
... ray just to make sure the other parts of your foot are ok. Some people use bone growth stimulators daily to increase the likelihood that a bone will fuse or heal. Some insurance plans cover this while others do not. ... (2 replies)
... circulation to the foot takes the longest of any body part. ... (3 replies)
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Associated Tags: 5th metatarsal, aircast, bone growth stimulator, broken foot/ankle, fusion, healing process, ultrasound

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