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... I have had 2 brostrom type procedures on my right foot, the first was a basic brostrom and the second was a lateral ligament reconstruction with cadaver tendon and peroneal repair but both had similar recoveries. ... (4 replies)
... Escalating foot pain for the past five months. The past two months it felt like walking around on a mild sprain. The pain and swelling got worse, the recovery times less and, on my own, I took off of work for basically all of July to rest it. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I had a subtalar fusion done on 20th April. I was in a plaster cast for 6 weeks, then a boot, and non weight bearing for 8 weeks. ... (9 replies)

... dwest, the pain right after surgery was a piece of cake for me. The pain was very well managed, and I stopped percocet completely 3 or 4 days afterward. I started again a few months later when I had to begin walking! That was the hard part for me. ... (14 replies)
... articular fracture of the calcaneus with involvement of the subtalar joint and calcaneocuboid joint. There are several small bony fragments some of which extend medial where there is a cutaneous defect, ie the fracture is open. ... (9 replies)
Am I a wimp?
Aug 23, 2017
... You are not a wimp!! I had extensive foot surgery last October. When the cast was removed 6 weeks later and I was put into a boot I could NOT walk. It took me another few weeks to actually put weight on it and then a few more to lose the crutches. ... (13 replies)
... I was put in a circular fibreglass cast right after the surgery and was allowed weight bearing as tolerated immediatly after the surgery. Stayed NWB for maybe three days, then PWB with crutches for about a week, and then FWB. ... (4 replies)
... I did have a lot of pain and required pain meds for the first 4 weeks. ... (4 replies)
... I hope everyone is having a wonderful day and pain free. ... (2 replies)
... Hang in there. I broke both heels last August and it can be the most frustrating when people are pushing you and you are in pain. You need to do what you can. It's very difficult when you feel like the people around you do not understand what you are going through. ... (9 replies)
... Hang in there. Although I didn't have your exact surgery I did have flatfoot reconstruction surgery and at 9 wks was not great. I too was in a boot at that point and on crutches. Little by little you will get better. At 3 months I was finally okay in a boot without the crutches. ... (4 replies)
... That's just it, I've tried walking with the crutches and it's excruciating. My Doctor and my husband are pushing me to more, but I'm only 5 weeks out and I really just don't feel ready. They're both making me feel as if I'm some sort of wimp or that I'm milking this, and I'm not! ... (9 replies)
... My doctor sent me home with crutches and instructed me to not use the foot at all. ... (4 replies)
... My big news is that I have had my cast taken off and am now PWB in an air shield walker boot and crutches. I was very tired and achy at first, but it all seems to have settled down now. ... (32 replies)
... I had posterior tibial tendon repair with calcaneal osteotomy, lapidus and gastroc lengthening on May 6. So, not the same surgery... ... (32 replies)
... I found it much easier to adjust the amount of weight I put on my foot by using crutches, then slowly putting more and more weight on the injured foot. I am now doing quite a bit without the crutches, but still use them if I'm walking very far. ... (5 replies)
... I had microfracture and ligaments repair at the same time! ... (16 replies)
... Partial tears and stress fractures hurt plenty, have no doubt of that. But IF you stay off it, it should heal fine. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I had my bunion and hammertoe surgery 4 weeks ago.dressings came off 2 days ago and pin removal also. I have started my exercises on my big toe now and have to do that for 8 weeks.for the first 10 days, i rested completely with chevron boot and crutches, now i am just walking slowly with hardly any pain. ... (7 replies)
... weeks into recovering from bunion surgery, toe fusion, and arthritis repair on the top of my foot. ... (70 replies)

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