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... Thank you so much. I'm so glad my pain clinic dr. referred me to the ortho specialist. He practices at the Foot and Ankle Center in Grand Rapids, MI. He does surgeries 3 days a week. Overly qualified from everything I've read about him. Very nice Dr. ... (8 replies)
... was one of the original bones broken in the accident and when they did my fusion, they fused to the top of the talus. ... (5 replies)
Hallux Rigidus
Jul 10, 2009
... r your pod is "upset" because you went to someone else! This is a serious condition that requires expert attention. If it is messed up, your ONLY alternative is fusion and then we're talking long term NWB recovery. You do not want to get to that point unnecessarily. ... (13 replies)

Mar 12, 2009
... wo new things, one with a board with rollers on it that I put my feet on and rocked back and forth. The other one was a large round plastic circle that I put my broken foot on and rotate one way touching the ground with the side and then rotate the other way. Also found out what bones I broke, as he had my hospital report. ... (689 replies)
Feb 20, 2009
... So it sounds like he did a pretty thorough job breaking it. She was pretty confident about the joint being fixed. Hopefully he won't need a fusion later. ... (689 replies)
Talus Fracture
Jan 17, 2009
... broke the calcaneous, dislocated the ankle and shattered the talus. ... (3 replies)
... D The riding went well, I hit a couple bumps harder than I should have but the ankle held up. ... (104 replies)
... one time I'd say you have to let your foot guide you and make your own decision on what you think is best. I also agree with Joe about trying to avoid a subtalar fusion if possible. Some people don't have a choice and have to have one, if it's touch and go, I'd wait it out as long as possible. ... (104 replies)
... I am feeling very frustrated I had my ankle fused, so I could get pain relief. Since I started with the placement of the external fixator, I have had nothing but pain and headaches. ... (22 replies)
... hi eko, sorry to hear about the fracture especially on the fused toe. they make black velco surgical shoes, too! just kidding. i know a broken bone is ver painful and it takes so much time to heal. i would wait a bit longer to see how the healing is progressing. ... (1 replies)
... i am so sorry to hear this john. why would it have broken? my pain at the end of the day was about a 3. i hope you asked the dr why this happened and what could prevent it from happening again. i know there is a difference in the medical system from the u s, but i hope your dr knows what he is doing. debbie (18 replies)
... ery in 4 weeks time for another op, the only thing is he says if there is'nt enough bone to fuse well he is going to have to take some bone from my leg or hip or ankle to bridge the gap, this is not good news to me. ... (18 replies)
... Music, did the doc tell you why you still have pain even you had your fusion back in Oct 2004? ... (10 replies)
... scar tissue on the top of his foot where four bones were rubbing together. Now instead of just the pain on the top of his foot he has pain all the way around his ankle and numbness and tingling in his toes. Of course, new doc has no idea how this could have happened. ... (4 replies)
... o initial surgey. i was nwb for 3 months, then pt, finally rtn to work after 5 months. in the mean time i saw a different ortho and a podiatrist. all 3 docs said fusion would eventually be needed. the pain never went away, arthritis set in almost right away, and i am 47. ... (8 replies)
... in September 06. When my ankle locked up that June, I really went from gingerly treating my ankle to not walking without crutches. I was off and on crutches from then until my surgery. ... (169 replies)
... weeks for any broken bone to begin to knit, so I'm guessing either way he's out of commission for at least that long. Sorry. ... (10 replies)
Jun 1, 2006
... years after my injury that my foot will not get any better, and there's nothing that can be done. Had a missed diagnosed lisfranc injury along with broken navicular and really screwed up ankle. Doctor wouldn't even look at my foot for the first 6 months because the ankle was so messed up. ... (3 replies)
... a rt. cal fracture. My ankle is so bad that I can't walk straight and only for a short distance, and then suffer with terrible pain. ... (3 replies)
... If that is what you mean yes it did and yes it still does. I can't sneak up on anyone because my ankle cracks all the time, both of them! ... (13 replies)

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