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... 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)
... 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)
... you are doing well. I am 14 weeks out, started therapy last week. I also thought I was going to start therapy about 8 weeks. I was non wb 8 wks then stayed in a boot for another 4 wks and beared weight as tolerated, I would use a rolling walker and now I'm wearing regular shoes with lace up brace. ... (3 replies)

... rays look good. I can start to weight bear partially with a boot and crutches. He wants me to try and be just walking with the boot in 2 weeks. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for the reply. Funny you think the 6 weeks went fast for me and I think it took forever. I am glad to hear that you are doing well and that you are walking pretty well. My MD did say he will consider PT when I go back at my 11 week mark. I guess I have to be patient. ... (3 replies)
... To all those who took the time to share their experiences and offer advice on this board, thank you. There truly is a wealth of knowledge here and I am better off for their generousity. ... (4 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)
... Left foot fifth metatarsal stress fracture. In a boot for 6 weeks. Out for a month. Still pain so a boot and crutches for 6 more weeks. Taken off that with no scan or anything to check up on it. ... (2 replies)
... I went from that to a boot and crutches and within the last month or so have been crutch free and boot free. I still walk with a limp and sometimes really is sore and hurts but all in all am improving more each day. ... (29 replies)


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