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... They referred me to an orthopedic surgeon who did no further test, acted like it was no big deal despite that after a week I still had extreme pain, swelling and could bear NO weight. He took off my temporary cast and put me in a boot. ... (1 replies)
... just curious on what kind of weird feelings anyone has had after ankle surgery? ... (0 replies)
... are pretty protective, I still got scared when I put weight on it! Now I am walking in my boot without any help from a crutch. ... (20 replies)

... Keep up the good healing Phleslie! I'm glad you're not needing the pain meds any longer! I am surprised about your Doc not doing the cast, but I'm sure every doc has their own protocols. Let me know how your appointment goes! (20 replies)
... I go to see the Dr on Wednesday. I am not sure but I think that he doesn't cast me. I could be wrong but I believe he has a little different philosophy on this. I will still be non weight bearing but in the boot. ... (20 replies)
... I got my cast off last Weds. Saw my surgeon, had xrays. ... (20 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 31, 2017
... each week until I was fully weight bearing with that boot at 8 weeks. The first surgery I was able to transition quite quickly into the shoe, but my second surgery took another month or so until I could ditch the boot. ... (6 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 31, 2017
... After my Brostrom repair in August 2016 I was allowed weight bearing immediately after surgery and was in a tall Aircast boot. I was on crutches for about 5 days, then 1 crutch for a week, and walking from there on. ... (6 replies)
... and I have a screw where they did a cadaver bone graft on the outsidr part of my foot. I had a lot of bone work done. I'm not going to lie, the first 10 days after surgery were rough, very painful. ... (20 replies)
Broken calcenaus
May 19, 2017
... rays and was glad to see everything healing well. A walking cast was put on. Basically my walking cast is the exact same fiberglass cast that I had before but with the addition of a removable cushioned sandal. My doctor said i can put as much weight on it as long as I can handle the pain. ... (2 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 18, 2017
... I had a Brostrom lateral procedure done 7 weeks ago. It didn't sound like there are different "levels" for the procedure depending on the injury. I had a half cast with a bandage wrap for the first week, to allow for swelling. They switched me to a hard cast for the second week, still non weight bearing. ... (6 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 18, 2017
... Has anyone continued going to the gym after the procedure, during the recovery period? ... (6 replies)
... entire time i was non weighbearing. It depends on a lot of factors. I had all the bone work done but no tendon work. 6.5 hour surgery. I had a very heavy plaster cast for two weeks which made it difficult to get around. Then I switched to a lighter fiberglass cast for 4 weeks which was a lot easier. ... (9 replies)
Boot vs. Cast
Dec 29, 2012
... I have both experiences... With my first surgery last March, I was in a cast for 6 weeks... ... (5 replies)
... Yep after 5 weeks I am bored senseless. I am burnt on TV and I think I check the boards about every 2 hours in between puzzles games and I am taking an online class. ... (19 replies)
... I am into my second week wearing the boot after cast removal. I started physical therapy on Monday and go again this Thursday. ... (100 replies)
... I didn't use a walker right after surgery. I did have a wheelchair bedside and could wheel myself to bathroom etc. ... (45 replies)
... I had surgery on my foot and was in a splint type thing for a week and then a boot after that for months. I am very glad i was never in a cast. I think I would have went nuts. ... (6 replies)
... I went into a boot after the splint the second time around. ... (6 replies)
... how long do you wear a moon boot after an 8 week cast with a broke calcaneus bone in the heel (1 replies)




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