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... I am 4 weeks post op Friday. Had no cast,only removeable boot to wear for 3 more weeks. But I can start to put total weight on the foot Friday, in the boot. Can start to drive. I had MTP fusion on right toe. ... (4 replies)
4 Weeks Post Op
Jun 26, 2008
... s have been ok. There's not really any pain, at this point the feelings ar more of a nuisance than anything else. At nighttime its the worst because I can't seem to get comfortable. ... (20 replies)
... don't go overboard wearing the shoe for a whole day and walking too much. I did that my first day and had more pain and swelling. I've learned to up the amount of time each day I wear it by just a bit. I'm still wearing my boot about half the day and tennis shoe the rest. ... (9 replies)

... lp at all because I am totally castophobic! I had five casts during my PTT pre and post op. I did so bad that when I had peroneal repair a year later he let me wear only the boot if I promised to stay NWB. They didn't want to deal with me again! A lot of people have that problem. ... (11 replies)
... falling as a result of it, generally not having to worry about extra clothing. ... (16 replies)
... ace bandage splint for 2 wks after surgery, then they took out the stitches. The first time around, I went into a cast for 4 wks, the second time I got to wear a boot instead of the cast. ... (27 replies)
... Nice to hear from you! I start PT next Wed. so 1 week. I'm very excited to move on to a new phase of healing. I was also 7 weeks in a hard cast and as of tomorrow, 5 weeks in a boot, 12 weeks total NWB. I saw the Dr. last week and he said to start PWB this week and then try to shed the crutches. ... (15 replies)
... He said I surgery is very intrusive and that continuing to wear the boot and physical therapy will help correct the problem without surgery. Is this possible? ... (1 replies)
... Can you wear a high heel show what are your limitations and are you happy with surgery... ... (3 replies)
Foot fusion
Jan 12, 2008
... I was 10 weeks NWB. I got my cast off at 8 weeks and wore my boot for 8 weeks. When I first started out wth my boot I had to gradually after the 2nd week start putting weight on it. It was kind of scarey because I was afraid I would damage something. ... (23 replies)
... with my ortho foot and ankle surgeon to remove a stump neuroma that has developed, and free the tarsal tunnel with burial into bone. ... (5 replies)
... Ok so how long does this really take to heal? ... (2 replies)
... and how conservative your doctor is. ... (2 replies)
... Hello to all my fellow lapidus buddies...I read your posts all the time but I have not posted myself for awhile and I want to give an update. ... (21 replies)
... I found it hard to walk for any distace, stand on my feet for any period of time, I had a limp, was on drugs, had to wear MBT shoes and my ROM had decreased to the point I couldn't get it to 90 degrees. I didn't have arthritis in any other part of my foot, but frequently got pain especially in my big toe. ... (20 replies)
... op from having the tendon repaired that was torn. I was doing well, and had the soft cast off. The past week the swelling has greatly increased, and the doctor has put me back into a soft cast. I seem to be going backwards. ... (1 replies)
... progress validated. You've come a long way...can you believe how long of a journey it has been? ... (246 replies)
... The only thing I can think of is that she wants to make sure that you'll heal properly and not risk having to repeat the surgery. ... (130 replies)
... inch heel lift....complained to my doctor it made me fee off balance..... ... (25 replies)
... evidence of fusion, you can actually see where the new bone is growing and how it is filling in around the bone graft. ... (6 replies)




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