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... I understand the discomfort in the weight and bulkiness of the boot. I had both legs in them for 12 weeks and had to sleep with them for most of that. ... (1 replies)
... healed. Doc was very pleased with that, so I'm only having to be in the boot for 3 wks instead of 6! I'm able to drive finally as of last Sat! I take the boot off to drive, then put it back on when I get where I'm going. It feels do good to have my freedom back! ... (20 replies)
... Pheslie, I'm sorry that your meds make you so dizzy! I'd hate that! I am narcotic sensitive...I get so itchy and can only sleep if I also take Benedryl which makes me sleepy and helps with the itchiness. I was given a synthetic narcotic. It was great... ... (20 replies)

... Sorry to hear you're having more troubles with your ankle. I had a Brostrom repair surgery in Aug 2016 and had an easy recovery compared to some other experiences I've read on here. I was immediately placed in an aircast boot and allowed weight bearing as tolerated. ... (5 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)
... is taking, and anything they found about what caused the slow recovery, or what helped them to go back to walking normally. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, I ended up having subluxed peroneal tendons, tendonitis, tear in my peroneal brevis tendon and had all that repaired including a brostrom in October 2016. For my subluxation they just did a retinaculum repair, no groove deepening. ... (5 replies)
... Just got my MRI results back, and finally had a specialist appointment. ... (16 replies)
... Then, PT tried to get me up and slowly limping with a walker. ... (9 replies)
Calcaneus fracture
Apr 18, 2017
... The pain will become more manageable. I still have pain in both but I function more and more normally each week. I think you will be able to get back to your business soon. Who says you can't take photos from a chair? ... (8 replies)
... So the doctor gave me the all clear and said I didn't need my boot or crutches just 4.5 weeks after my 5th metatarsal fracture. ... (3 replies)
... weeks out. I am still in my boot and still have to use crutches most the time with the boot. ... (8 replies)
Broken calcenaus
May 19, 2017
... weight bearing for 6 weeks and primarily used a knee scooter. ... (2 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 18, 2017
... switched me to a hard cast for the second week, still non weight bearing. The third week on I was in a hard walking boot. This allowed me to gently move my ankle and actually felt good. ... (6 replies)
... It was definitely worth it for me. I was having pain from a plate and screws, so decided to have them removed. The surgery itself was quick, and I was able to walk, in a boot, toe touch weight bearing when I left the hospital. ... (10 replies)
... That is great the you have it scheduled and I hope that everything goes well with recovery! Enjoy your month of being mobile while you can! ... (20 replies)
... I have read with great interest all the different postings, mostly many years old now, about Calcaneus fractures. I fell about 12 feet onto concrete, and in addition to some other broken bones in my foot, broke the heel into a dozen pieces. Screws and a small plate were used to put it back together. ... (8 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)

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