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... I'm still walking with crutches. I did take a couple steps yesterday and today. Early in the day before all the swelling I can put a lot of weight on the boot but only a couple steps. ... (7 replies)
... Thank you for your reply. Yea there a big age difference but regardless my thinking is any and every bit helps so I appreciate you sharing. That really sucks your hip is collateral damage to that injury. ... (4 replies)
... you are ready that means as it becomes comfortable to do so. I had somewhat similar surgery for flat foot recently . At my 6 weeks when they took the cast off and put me in a walking boot I was no way ready to put much weight on that foot. It was closer to 9 weeks before I could do anything close to walking. ... (7 replies)

... Please make sure you are at the same height on the opposite foot. There are heal risers etc. Right now I am using something called even up and that puts a strap with risers over my tennis shoe so I can walk level with my boot. ... (7 replies)
... weeks no weight and 3 days ago given a walking boot. Doc said do what you can and start PT when you are ready. Healing perfectly. PT appt is late next week. I can't seem to walk in this damn boot. ... (7 replies)
... I use a brace, wasn't custom made, but it was the only one of its kind, you can google it. It's called body armor sport by darco. It has a lateral strap to prevent inversion sprains. I was so grateful to find it last year, set me back $45cdn. I'd emailed the company back in January about replacement parts for the brace, they said they did not have that. The guy... (103 replies)
... I was doing a workout and did a handstand ontop of a high box and lost my balance and fell and landed on my left ankle the outside was hurting. I heard a pop and cracking noises. I fell to the ground and was in so much pain i could'nt walk on it and put ice on it straight away. ... (2 replies)
... Yes am using crutches when out but it's a little hard around home so very slowly just hobble around home. Thanks will keep you updated. ... (103 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)
... I saw my OS yesterday and I am now on the list for surgery in a few months time. ... (0 replies)
... I walked in my doctor's office in boot without crutches. ... (9 replies)
Boot questions
Jul 19, 2008
... Hello, I had bunion surgery 6 days ago with a plate and 2 screws put in permanently. ... (7 replies)
... I think it had really taken some stress over the years due to constant ankle rolling and maybe something biomechanical. Am only 28 yo. ... (29 replies)


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