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... 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)
... How do you know if what's causing you pain is scar tissue? ... (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)

... Doc did you use, also has anyone had luck with breaking up scar tissue to eliviate pain? ... (5 replies)
... 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)
... 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)
... Like others on here, I didn't find it to be that helpful. What helped most with breaking up scar tissue was manual manipulation and massage. ... (27 replies)
... But the scar tissue that develops after the nerves are cut from surgery doesn't want to go away. ... (21 replies)
Foot massage
Jun 20, 2006
... I have always benefited from a good "hard" foot massage. I was doing good for 8 years until my boyfriend and I broke up. ... (0 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)
... Sometimes the nerves get trapped in scar tissue and that can cause problems. I had a lot of nerve symptoms that I no longer remember specifics about around the time I got the boot. ... (7 replies)
... rt it. 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)
... 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)
... make sure your surgeon is BOARD certified and does mostly foot surgery. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Girls. I am 2 weeks behind you MissyLuke and I have the exact same thing. The ball of my foot is really boney and I can still feel the nail head. Also, the arch of my foot has a lot of knots in it to and causes pain occassionally. ... (18 replies)
... Do this process start breaking up scar tissue or does that happen with PT? ... (1 replies)
... I have to wait 2 months for the floroscopy now. In the meantime, I am going to get some other opinions and try to get into the other foot and ankle ortho. This is frustrating. People just don't realize how feet problems affect everything in your life! ... (24 replies)
... I think that breaking up scar tissue is painful but that is probably the most restrictive thing right now. ... (107 replies)
... Linda, thank you for your response. I start p/t next Monday. I hope it helps. since my DPM says I don't need it. It seems many folks here have p/t following this procedure. Before the surgery I was pronating, now I am supinating....did that happen to you? I want to walk straight again! Thanks again, Crunch (33 replies)
... ept I had PT starting 12 weeks out. After a couple weeks, I had some serious pain probably brought on by trying to walk too far too soon before we really got my foot stretched out. PT did some laser treatment in and less weight bearing for a couple weeks and had me rest a bit more. ... (33 replies)




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