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... I am about 5 months out of having a Christmas Snook lateral ligament reconstruction on right ankle and have no pain on lateral side and ankle feels stable for first time in years. Things were going great and i was pain free until I started having pain on medial side last Sunday. ... (1 replies)
... ties on that foot was painful. My orthopedic surgeon said he sees a lot of these surgeries in teachers and nurses because we are on our feet so much. I did the surgery July 10th and took the first three weeks of school off because it started in early August. ... (7 replies)
... I would suggest only having surgery AFTER all other avenues have been exhausted. ... (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)
... I've managed it with braces for nearly 15 years, but developed achilles tendonitis and went to several local doctors. ... (4 replies)
... May 2016 I see the surgeon and she prescribes limited weight bearing and a bone simulator as a last ditch effort to avoid surgery. Since I am in NO hurry for surgery I agree. ... (6 replies)
... sadly i think cost and bad healthcare must play into allot of peoples decisions if they are healthy enough for surgery. ... (13 replies)
IWalk 2.0
Jan 12, 2017
... For me, I was in a cast for 6 weeks, then a walker boot for the next 5 weeks and just recently got the ankle brace last week. I can tell you i'm still working on walking and i'm using one crutch or a cane to help me get around short distances. Recovery is no joke! ... (11 replies)
... I have very flat feet. I've been seeing an orthopedist for the past couple months. I originally went to him after I could no longer handle the pain in my left ankle. ... (4 replies)
... cture and have 2 screws in the talus, 2 long screws in the end of the tibia and a plate and 6 screws in my fibula. I'm in a boot with crutches. Doctor cleared me for partial weight bearing last week. I have not put much weight on it yet. ... (5 replies)
... You are not rushing into surgery since you tried conservative treatment and it did not work. ... (6 replies)
... MyCats thanks for your response! ... (6 replies)
... I'm sorry to hear about your complications with the Brostrom surgery. So you had no peroneal tendonitis before the surgery? Do you feel worse off now than before your surgery? (13 replies)
... I had initially sprained my ankle in March 2015 and after months in a boot non weight bearing, then into a brace it was clear I was going to need a Brostrom repair. In August I had surgery and my Dr. took a very liberal approach to healing. ... (13 replies)
... transer and feels great. No pain or swelling and I can walk barefoot with no problems which I could not do before because the ankle would just turn, even with a brace on. My right ankle liagments never healed from bromstrom and is now 7 weeks post opp from tendon procedure. ... (13 replies)
... after my experiences with the typical hmo healthcare system and my injuries and surgery there is a huge difference in care level between that system and the time it takes to get good care vs. ... (13 replies)
... Pesher, I wore a brace for a few days prior to deciding on surgery. It added support for my ankle and did help. ... (14 replies)
... Tell him this stuff. Tell him that you've tried the brace before and it failed, tell him that now is a much better time for surgery than next year, tell him you are sick of dealing with it. ... (7 replies)
... I have an unstable ankle with very loose tendons. I have had this issue for many years. ... (7 replies)
... pwb in boot. Then fwb in aso brace for 4 weeks. My left ankle is 9 months post opp and is completely stable with no subluxation, pain, or swelling. ... (9 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle, dorsiflexion, drop foot, injury, ocd, peroneal tendon, ptt, talus, tendon transfer

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