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... was a flatfoot reconstruction, spring ligament repair and removal of deep hardware from the prior surgeries. ... (10 replies)
... My pain now is minimal with the occasional spasm,twinge and slight burning feeling mostly on the heel where screws are and pain on top of foot along 4thand 5th toes( more like the area under it) and all along the outer foot, lateral side. I don't take any pain meds except for occasional tylenol. I'm sure il need pain meds once pt starts and I start putting weight on it. I... (10 replies)
... My right foot has had a total of 4 surgeries with the first one done by a podiatrist who made a mess of my collapsed arch by trying to do his version of a triple arthrodesis. He fused it in a ballet 1st position which pointed straight out to the side. ... (10 replies)

... Hi, I iinitially started having pain around arch area but mostly around the tibial tendon up to my calf. Arch started to collapse , we tried everything conservative treatment. ... (11 replies)
... Thanks for your replies. I have been given a boot to put over the cast which I wear most of the time. I take it off at night and go to the bathroom without it on. ... (8 replies)
... st post so I hope that Im doing it correctly. I need your experience. I had surgery 8 weeks ago. My foot was cut on the right and left sides and the heal. I had a donor bone to build the arch and a plate with a long screw. ... (18 replies)
Cast Away Day!
Mar 10, 2008
... foot, shave and moisterize, to prepare to go into a cast for 4 wks. My dr is pleased with the position of the bone graft and how I'm healing. ... (30 replies)
Cast versus boot
Jun 1, 2016
... You need to do what is best for you, but my prefernce would be boot over cast. Swelling is main reason I would go with boot over cast. You can adjust a boot to level of swelling you have that day but not a cast. If you swell too much in a cast it needs to be changed or they make slits in it to allow for more swelling. ... (5 replies)
... Crutches are easier with the 3rd foot able to go down to stabilize. I used them when out a few times in the first 6 weeks when I was NWB and my other foot was terribly painful because of PTTD on that side. ... (8 replies)
... Wow, that is a lot of surgery. Dr. Berkowitz is very conservative about the healing process so you may find someone who would have you more mobile sooner. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Jodiemae, it's good to hear from you again. I've been thinking about you and wondering how things are going. ... (3 replies)
... Been a very rough week. My surgeon appt a week ago yesterday I had to go on antibiotics for infection. ... (2 replies)
... and I let go of one of the crutches and before I could grab on to the little dresser that's in there I went spiraling backwards. I mean, really? ... (14 replies)
... Do you have an air cast boot? ... (9 replies)
... Wednesday if all goes well I will be getting rid of my final cast and getting a boot. I was told this once before and they decided to wait 4 weeks and do a walking cast so I know that things can change but at 10 weeks out I have to go to a boot pretty soon. ... (9 replies)
... First, don't beat yourself up for how much it hurts to go to a full flex position. I totally understand how you feel. ... (7 replies)
... of sprains don't. OS said will never know if this sole incident caused my injuries or if it was a 'build up' over the years of wear and tear and this injury just pushed it over the edge. ... (28 replies)
... Had my emergency appointment with my surgeon today for my cast being too loose. ... (2 replies)
... Ok first off...take a deep breath. You so remind me of me 11 years ago when I had my first modified Brostrom. ... (15 replies)
Boot to bed?
Mar 26, 2012
... d peritendonitis and tenosynovitis as shown on my last MRI... but that was taken in 2010. So, I'm sure its worse by now. My new OS is just starting the process over for "conservative management". I'm in boot for 3 weeks but suspect he will cast it next time I go... it's not getting any better. ... (17 replies)


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