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... I had PTTD surgery on my right foot in 2015. ... (0 replies)
... I remember feeling tired all the time for about the first 3 wks! It gets better. Just listen to your needs that rest to heal. ... (24 replies)
... I get my cast off on Weds!!! I am counting the hours! Then I'm in a boot for a while. Then Physical therapy starts when I can finally wear two shoes and walk without the boot! It takes so long! ... (24 replies)

... I'm just playing a waiting and healing game right now. My cast comes off a week from Weds! If everything is healed well on xrays, I go into the boot for 6 was. I went back to work last week. My step daughter takes me and picks me up. I cannot wait to drive again! ... (24 replies)
Jul 18, 2017
... I am 56 and had the surgery 7 weeks ago. If you take the pain meds round the clock it is managed and you will probably sleep most of the time. I needed the meds for about 10 days. Then nothing. I was totally non weight bearing till 6 weeks then began partial with boot and crutches. ... (3 replies)
... are pretty protective, I still got scared when I put weight on it! Now I am walking in my boot without any help from a crutch. ... (24 replies)
... I have been pretty much pain free the last few days except for at night. I feel fine by day in my boot but at night I feel like my ankle swells and is pressing up against it. Tonight I tried talking an ibuprofen and iced and it feels better so far. ... (24 replies)
... e nose always! I worked 5 hrs Mon and 9 hrs Tues. I went in today, but I left at noon because my foot was swollen and needing a break. I still can't walk in my boot without using 1 crutch. But it gets a bit easier every day. I'm just taking it slow and listening to what my body tells me is too much. ... (24 replies)
... I have to start moving my toes and ankle very slightly to improve healing process and send messages to the tendons. I must remain nonweight bearing and wear the boot when sleeping and moving about. ... (24 replies)
Cam Boot help
Jun 13, 2017
... I will be 2 weeks post PTTD surgery and going from the splint into a tall cam boot. I have 2 concerns. I am only 5"2 and the cam boot I have hits right into the back of my knee. Also, it feels very heavy. ... (1 replies)
... Keep up the good healing Phleslie! I'm glad you're not needing the pain meds any longer! I am surprised about your Doc not doing the cast, but I'm sure every doc has their own protocols. Let me know how your appointment goes! (24 replies)
... hope. After I read about you not needing meds I decided to see what would happen if I stopped. I have a little pinching now and then but haven't needed anything for pain. I feel like this alone is one step closer to healing. ... (24 replies)
... Has anyone used an Arizona boot for PTTD, achilles pain, collapsed arch, and other assorted flat foot problems? ... (0 replies)
... Okay, that's not necessarily the best boot for PTTD, because it doesn't really have arch support. Adding a little heel lift might help, ask your podiatrist. ... (13 replies)
... forward with surgery, I strongly recommend getting an ultrasound diagnosis and potentially get PRP injection. That is the only thing that has made a difference for me. My PTTD has been confirmed with MRI and Ultrasound. I have a split tear. ... (14 replies)
... I have PTTD in both legs. Started in one about a month ago, was put in air boot for a few weeks then the other leg started. Now I'm in 2 boots. Been over a week and no better. Doc wants to put me in 2 hard casts next for 3 weeks. ... (14 replies)
... I'm 6 weeks post op tomorrow. I started weight bearing in a boot at 4. ... (9 replies)
... The walks were all in the boot and my surgeon said to do what I felt I could do in the boot. I travel for my job and have to be able to make it thru the airport on Jan 9th and stand and walk a lot that week. So, building up to that is my goal. ... (6 replies)
... Hi All, I've lurked here for months and have gotten so much great information here, now I'm asking for some input, experience. ... (6 replies)
... That's great! Good luck with it! I'm not looking forward to the surgery, but I'm looking forward to having two good feet again afterwards!! Even if it does take several months! (13 replies)

Associated Tags: achilles tendonosis, arizona boot, flat flexable feet, pttd, pttd post-op, toe pain

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