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... I had ankle surgery in 2000. In my case I had fractured my ankle or as my Orthopedist said, I completely shattered the bone. Some of the bone was just fragments. ... (8 replies)
... lattened my Calcaneus and fractured it in three places. I believe the fracture just nudged into the talus a little as well. I had fracture blisters which delayed surgery somewhat, but i was able to get the work done 6 weeks ago yesterday, on January 30th. ... (0 replies)
... I have found on this board that some doctors will let you drive sooner then others. Before surgery when I was in boot and my doctor allowed me to take boot off to drive, but not after surgery. My doctor would not let me drive until after I was out of boot after surgery. ... (2 replies)

... ing means just that! Also make sure your doctor orders you home health care!!! very important!! Also I would strongly recommend that you have someone with you for the first 2 weeks. You will really be dependent. ... (8 replies)
... know if I have it in me, have the strength and spirit to go through this painful recovery of walking again. The downtime right after surgery and a couple months after in the cast and boot were a breeze for me, yes a complete BREEZE compred to the agony that came when I had to use the new "fixed" foot and walk on it. ... (5 replies)
... My ankle is so much stronger. When they tell you to be patient and full recovery takes a year or better, it's true! I was NWB for 7 was in a cast, then put in the boot. I hated that darn boot. I started PT as soon as the cast came off. I liked PT, it always made me feel stronger. ... (31 replies)
... I had a subchondroplasty for an OCD on my talus, ATFL repair and Peroneal tendon repair on January 20th. ... (2 replies)
... then I was partial weight bear and gradually bearing weight for the next 4 weeks and up to full weight bearing at 8 weeks. I was in the boot for probably another 4 weeks after that to slowly transition into a shoe. So overall it is a pretty long recovery but you can get through! ... (4 replies)
... s me hope. Deep down just from the way this new surgeon was explaining things and telling me about the suregery I had this feeling that this was going to be the surgery that is going to help me and make all the difference. ... (3 replies)
... I pretty much had the same experience as Dawn. Once I was in a boot I used crutches, except when grocery shopping in stores. ... (31 replies)
... Every case is different. I held off until I couldn't sleep without waking in pain and wasn't able to do a heel rise. I too am a teacher, I scheduled my surgery around my winter break as I was told I would be out for 2 weeks only.That wasn't the case I was out for 4 weeks and then part time for 3 more. ... (7 replies)
... in early Nov 2016. Was put in a boot and PT since Nov 8th. Podiatrist said I was going to need surgery so went to get a 2nd opinion from an orthopedic surgeon Dec 22. ... (7 replies)
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... nhouse so I know the frustration with how long it takes getting up and down the stairs when you're in a rush. I started driving in my casted left foot 3.5 weeks after surgery so driving in the boot was never a problem for me either. Sounds like you're doing great! When do you start physical therapy? ... (31 replies)
... I don't have any morning pain or swelling.... did you have pain and swelling after your cast.... or did the pain only startup again after you started pt? ... (31 replies)
... I'm 41, and had a partial tear back in July of 2016. Orthopedic doc thought it was a complete tear, and performed surgery on Aug 3rd. Surgery was for nothing, as all he did was cut my leg open, take a few pictures, and sewed me up. ... (1 replies)
... and I can even walk to the bathroom in bare feet without the pain some have reported here.... BUT as per your post, the foot hurts after using it too much and the swelling still exists..... I have had 2 PT sessions so far..... ... (31 replies)
... This is round 2 for me with ligament reconstruction, on the same ankle...round 1 was when I was 16 turning 17. ... (21 replies)
... sometimes when I have to walk a lot I throw on my aircast boot because I can move faster lol. He did say that he fused at a slight angle to allow for some heels. I think he said 10 sheets of paper or something? ... (7 replies)
... I've been reading many of the posts on the board to look for my answer. I feel like I had a very mild surgery, or my surgeon is much more optimistic with regard to healing time. ... (3 replies)


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