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... depending on your incision it will effect your recovery time. Typically if it is just the scope recovery tends to be a lot shorter as the surgery was minor enough to do without have to open up the joint. ... (3 replies)
... I've had 5 foot surgeries, gb removed, deviated septum repair, tonsils out as an adult and the fusion was the longest and worst recovery. 3 months in the Air cast boot, one in a surgical shoe, 6 weeks in an ugly pair of solid sole shoes was almost unbearable. ... (7 replies)
... I am in week 17 post subtalar fusion and I'm not doing great. I just started to weight bear with and without crutches and was doing great and I've started to experience pain and swelling in the subtalar joint area. ... (4 replies)

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... I really appreciate your willingness to help and maybe you can just post some of the answers to my questions? ... (61 replies)
... And pain is supposed to be treated. That was the whole point of adding pain as a vital sign, it was so that people had to pay attention and do something about it. I'm glad your family dr is reasonable. Have you seen the surgeon since surgery? ... (12 replies)
... It seems to depend a lot on the doctor who does the repairs. I think that fractures are a bit more consistent than soft tissue injuries but there is still some variation. ... (7 replies)
... g bones is like putting all your weight down on multiple fractures that are not fully healed. And there is all the other stuff they cut through as well that has to heal plus you had to have that 2nd procedure before the first had time to settle down. It seems like a recipe for inflammation. ... (19 replies)
... Hi Jodiemae, it's good to hear from you again. I've been thinking about you and wondering how things are going. ... (3 replies)
... I will be having my hard cast removed is week! I'm a bit nervous about the next steps. ... (3 replies)
CAM Boot pain
Dec 2, 2014
... I agree....it takes time once you are put into the next thing to get used to it. When I came out of my cast, the boot just felt weird. I don't remember it hurting, but I can totally see how this would be possible! ... (7 replies)
... Can you ask your doctor or the boot supplier for new boot liners or new boot? ... (5 replies)
... Definately listen to your doc. It would be neat to ask and share here why certain doctors put people in boots within the first month weight bearing to see what he says. ... (9 replies)
... Honestly I just need to stick to my dr's program. I'm at a big hospital with one of the top orthopedics departments in the country and he's one of the biggest ankle specialists. ... (9 replies)
... ankle obviously and was told it need to setup in neutral position so I just had to deal with it. I also got spasms and shooting up my leg. ... (9 replies)
From Cast To Boot
Jan 26, 2014
... Hello Denise, I don't sleep in my boot. My dr told me to wear it during the day. I have to sleep with a bunion sprint on. I am going to look for boot socks. I don't have any socks I can wear because of how big my foot is. The only thing I am wearing now is what they gave me at the dr's office. ... (25 replies)
From Cast To Boot
Jan 24, 2014
... Hi Linda, my foot is no where near being regular size. I don't know how long it'll take for my foot to get to the regular size since I had so many different surgeries. ... (25 replies)
From Cast To Boot
Jan 24, 2014
... I am wondering if I will be able to wear my old shoes. ... (25 replies)
... As background, I had Haglunds surgery in Nov 2012 but have continued to have lots of achilles pain, tightness, etc. Many various treatments did not help, so the decision was made to try a lengthening. ... (10 replies)
... ankle specialist in Peterborough.....That is very discouraging to read that the wait is so incredibly long...I have no idea how long I'm gonna have to wear the boot or be in a cast or even how long I'm gonna have to wait for my consult with the surgeon. ... (9 replies)


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