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... I did have a lot of pain and required pain meds for the first 4 weeks. ... (4 replies)
... I was put in a circular fibreglass cast right after the surgery and was allowed weight bearing as tolerated immediatly after the surgery. Stayed NWB for maybe three days, then PWB with crutches for about a week, and then FWB. ... (4 replies)
... I found an ankle brace made for post op care, and it will prevent any more injury to my repaired atfl ligament. I will be buying it in the next week or so. ... (15 replies)

... eek without a problem. I had to retire as I can't even walk a short distance without feeling a dull ache in my right foot. The hospital sent me to a nursing home for therapy and they told me my foot was osteoarthritis and prescribe an orthodic for foot drop. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for the quick response, mammalu! ... (3 replies)
Jul 18, 2017
... Has anyone found any kind of brace to use for PTTD other than the Richie brace. I'm not a good candidate for surgery. I'm 71 a widow and don't have anyone who could stay with me post op. If I do decide on surgery how long are you off your feet and how painful is it? ... (3 replies)
... ng so you just have to decide if your pain is enough to overpower the risks. I have had so many bumps along the road that I sometimes question if ever having the surgery in the first place was worth it. After being cut open twice, I still have little relief from pain and still have an unstable ankle. ... (3 replies)
... ice fishing, broke my left fibula above the ankle and just below the knee, ankle was also dislocated. I was in remote northern Ontario and had to wait three days for surgery and have my ankle aligned. I have one screw and a nasty scar. ... (0 replies)
... Okay, I did the casting for approximate on month. They put a fresh cast on after the second week. ... (20 replies)
... i had a fall and went down in trouble immediately and started my long path to surgery and beyond. i wasn't able to try to walk normally, etc. because i knew the instability was there plus the pain. ... (5 replies)
... culum did need to be completely reconstructed so he stressed to me that this groove deepening will only help the tendon stay put and hopefully eliminate the need for any more surgeries. The tendon tear was simply repair with sutures. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, I ended up having subluxed peroneal tendons, tendonitis, tear in my peroneal brevis tendon and had all that repaired including a brostrom in October 2016. For my subluxation they just did a retinaculum repair, no groove deepening. ... (5 replies)
... Sorry to hear you're having more troubles with your ankle. I had a Brostrom repair surgery in Aug 2016 and had an easy recovery compared to some other experiences I've read on here. ... (5 replies)
... Looking for some insight into this ongoing saga. Long story short. Sorry is this is long. ... (0 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 31, 2017
... After my Brostrom repair in August 2016 I was allowed weight bearing immediately after surgery and was in a tall Aircast boot. I was on crutches for about 5 days, then 1 crutch for a week, and walking from there on. ... (6 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
May 25, 2017
... i started rehab within a couple weeks of surgery which started out slow. i was lucky and ended up getting like 3 months total. ... (6 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)

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