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... the ultrasound, anodyne and ART are treatments to help break down scar tissue. Regular physical therapy sometimes isn't enough. I had nerves trapped in scar tissue and had ALOT of improvement with ART. ... (21 replies)
... or othotics wouldn't make them go away. I had surgery on both feet to remove them. The tumors grew right back. My podiatrist then removed the tumors by going in from the bottom of the foot. He cut at the roots also. Doesn't look like they are growing back. ... (21 replies)
... going problems. ART is not necessarily pleasant but it doesn't last long. My sessions were maybe 15 min at most but they can make that scar tissue break up. Good luck, hope it works well for you. ... (1 replies)

... It was constant pain that didnt increase with weight bearing or decrease with rest. I told my PT about it and he examined my ankle and thinks it's a build up of scar tissue that's almost cyst like. He is now going to be massaging that area to help break it up. This is fairly painful. When I left Thurs I was sore. ... (3 replies)
... How do you know if what's causing you pain is scar tissue? ... (7 replies)
... Breaking up scar tissue is super important. My original injury was in 1976. In 1986 I had surgery to remove spurs and had about a 1 inch scar right in the very front of my ankle. ... (7 replies)
... Rub really hard, and it might not feel good. My PT used a hard plastic jack on my scar tissue on the bottom of my foot. I used a golf ball once in awhile, and roll my foot over it. ... (7 replies)
... make sure your surgeon is BOARD certified and does mostly foot surgery. ... (1 replies)
... I have had 2 MN surgeries in the past 6 years and am still in pain,, needless to say this situation has been devastating... ... (5 replies)
... bend, and walking. I go Monday for xrays to check the sesamoid bones as I am still having issues with that pain and it has nothing to do with the scar tissue. ... (11 replies)
... I figured I would post this here, in addition to the knee section, because some of you here know about neuromas. ... (3 replies)
... I didn't really have revision surgery, but the second surgeon added to what the first surgeon probably should have done and didn't do. I was pretty scared too, knowing what a grueling recovery it would be, and not knowing what the outcome would be. Next week it will be 9 months since my second surgery & I still have my up's & downs, but I'm hoping that what the second... (3 replies)
4 month check-in
Oct 12, 2015
... This month has been a big transition. Most of my PT was about breaking up scar tissue which I apparently form quickly. By the time I was dismissed from PT last week to this week, my progress has been shocking. ... (1 replies)
... I was really afraid of PT because I didn't start until I was 11 weeks out and had had a lot of time to scar and had very limited ROM by that time. ... (52 replies)
The Fearful Foot
Oct 8, 2013
... Welcome to our board. Sounds like you have done really well with this surgery so far, great to hear. Your foot will look good once its fully healed. It takes a long time for all the yucky crap to wear off and for the natural look to return, but it will come back. ... (4 replies)
... y Joyful I had another thought for you. When I was going through the worst of the nerve pain and was feeling like you described as someone having poured gasoline in my foot then lighting it on fire, my pain management doctor ordered me a topical pain and inflammation lotion from a local compounding pharmacy. ... (6 replies)
... should be, animal. I'm not sure if you have swelling or not, but I do and I think all of the message and gentle exercise is really helping with that, as well as breaking up scar tissue and regaining flexibility. Is it difficult to get PT care in England? ... (8 replies)
... I'm in physical therapy 2x a week for 6 weeks....3rd week in the boot, Im short so that boot really throws me off even with wearing a shoe. ... (4 replies)
... My "good" foot has widened over the years from wear and tear and arches weakening. ... (3 replies)
... months out now and I feel great. This past month has been really good as was August. In July I would say I still had a lot of calf cramps and foot stiffness. The surgery was the best thing I ever did. I am walking normally. I can walk barefoot. I can walk on the sand. I can wear flip flops if I want. ... (10 replies)

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