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... high Frankenstein type boot for a few days and take quite a bit of pain medicine. My foot sure didn't appear to be injured and I was even relieved that I hadn't broken my ankle, but the ER doctor set me straight when he said this injury is a lot worse than a broken ankle. I hope you get good news. ... (18 replies)
Healing heel
Jul 21, 2013
... Hi everyone, I had surgery about 3 months ago for a broken heel bone and I started walking about 1 week ago without a walking boot, but i tend to wear shoes because i'm too afraid of walking barefoot. ... (2 replies)
... th of Jan this year and I'm currently using crutches, no boot, I am able to drive and put a little weight on my foot. I am also able to use one crutch and the boot from time to time. ... (11 replies)

... The left foot has a few fractures but the bone wasn't displaced enough for surgery. On the right foot, the talus bone got driven downwards and split the calcaneus in alot of pieces. Xrays after surgery revealed about 15 screws. ... (11 replies)
... oesn't know how she did it, she's not really athletic, but she's not fat or anything, and she joined an indoor volleyball team. Next thing you know, BAM, busted heel bone. This was again, last September. ... (6 replies)
... years ago. Due to my age I went through 7 months of a boot and 2 months of rehab. The doctor was never sympathetic and always made me feel like a baby. Remember, breaking your heel is like no other bone in your body. ... (10 replies)
... es on three different occasions over the course of a year while on a competitive dance team at my junior high. The first time I had approx. 6 fractures, I wore a boot for 6 weeks then immediately went back to dance. ... (10 replies)
... I can't figure out what this is except for maybe post. tib tendonitis? ... (3 replies)
... If you haven't already please go back thru all the posts starting with Fractured Calcaneous up thru this current one FC 6. There are also other posts such as broken Calnaceous, broken heel bone etc.... ... (80 replies)
... walking boot, but I am not allowed to put any weight on it at all. What my orthopedic surgeon does have me doing though is taking the boot off 5 times a day with my foot propped up and doing exercises to restrengthen my ankle and foot muscles. ... (24 replies)
Fractured Heel...
Jul 12, 2007
... which was the earliest appointment I could make, I saw the specialist. He took two looks at the xrays and said "Yup, you've got a fracture." He then gave me a boot to wear instead of the splint I was in. He would have put me in a cast, but I have some severe abbrasions on my leg from the car's tire. ... (1 replies)
... April 23 rd , 2015 about three weeks ago now, I fell with my entire weight of 148 lbs at five ft three onto my one left heel fracturing it and also fracturing a joint on top middle of my foot by end of my leg where it meets the top of my foot and slightly to the left of middle. ... (6 replies)
... all in vain. Someone at my gym recommened a doctor at a different hospital so I went for a 2nd opinion. After taking xrays the new doctor knew at once that my ankle had collapsed and told me the only solution was to have a Triple Arthrodesis. ... (12 replies)
... ile it has been helpful, I am also sufficiently freaked out a bit about my upcoming surgery. I have had lifelong flat feet. I have been working with a podiatrist for a couple months and am still having pain. ... (7 replies)
... years ago. I thought I was headed for an ankle joint fusion sometime in the future, and was considering when to have that done over the next few years. Little did I know, haha. ... (0 replies)
... I had a car accident in 2010 that resulted in a broken talus bone. The orthopedic doctor went in and inserted two pins to but the talus bone back together. ... (13 replies)
... it happened a little over two weeks ago. When I first saw the orthopedist, she put me in a boot and told me not to bear any weight on it for at least 6 weeks. I went to another ortho guy this past Tuesday and he told me to start bearing weight. ... (2 replies)
... i was riding my horse in a rodeo and she bucked me off, i had a spur on and it acted like a nut cracker and schattered my heel bone. ... (6 replies)
Really down!
Aug 27, 2012
... Thank you for your response. I did put in a call and hope to hear from my dr. tomorrow. In the mean time...I will just use my boot and walker and go slow. I tend to try and do too much anyway and so this afternoon climbed in the bed to try and rest some. ... (14 replies)
... I was bucked off of a horse and my right foot got caught in the stirrup. Unfortunately, it was stretched beyond it's ability. Never having a broken bone in 42 years, I wasn't aware of the damage. ... (9 replies)


Associated Tags: calcaneal osteotomy, calcaneous, calcaneus, flat feet, flat foot arch reconstruction surgery, fracture, gastroc recession, reconstructive surgery, surgery, tarsal coalition

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