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... 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)
... ainful and in the meantime go and see a doctor. A foot and ankle orthopedic would probably be your best bet. If you are anything like me I hated going to doctors for anything because I was always afraid they were going to tell me what I didn't want to hear..."no more sports". ... (3 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. ... (29 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..... ... (29 replies)
... went to podiatrist for ankle pain by the inside ankle bone after a vacation to Disney. Have had plantar fasciitis forever and thought maybe it had gotten worse. Podiatrist said PTTD, put me in boot, and physical therapy. ... (1 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? ... (29 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? ... (29 replies)
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... When I had broken heels I had a nerve block that lasted 2days and took another day to progressivly gain back sensitivity. After that about 2weeks of pain killers. When I ran out of pain killers I remember staying up for more than 48hours. ... (7 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)
... lf out of the boot, I did a stand up shower, but it was scary with the risk of slipping while in the shower or getting out and not having TWO competent feet. So after that first stand up shower I went back to using the seat for a month. It felt safer. ... (29 replies)
... I did drive my SUV today..... surgery was 6 weeks ago on my left foot...... After driving for a while my left foot did feel sore... from pressing in the boot..... ... (29 replies)
... I did have swelling for at least a month after the cast and boot were removed. The pain I had after the cast an boot removal was all directly related to walking on it. If I didn't walk on it, it was fine. ... (29 replies)
... I've managed it with braces for nearly 15 years, but developed achilles tendonitis and went to several local doctors. ... (4 replies)


Associated Tags: achilles tendon, achilles tendon surgery, calcaneal osteomy; post op; recovery;knee scooter, dorsiflexion, drop foot, ptt, tendon transfer

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