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... er a number of years. This will make walking painful at first but nearly impossible as time goes on. At that point you can have a subtalar fusion which makes the joint immobile and takes away the pain at the expense of foot motion. ... (11 replies)
... April 23 rd , 2015 about three weeks ago now, I fell with my entire weight of 148 lbs at five ft three onto my one left heel fracturing it and also fracturing a joint on top middle of my foot by end of my leg where it meets the top of my foot and slightly to the left of middle. ... (6 replies)
Broken heel
Nov 10, 2013
... As for pain, for me its not so much the heel but the outside ankle, because I also shattered my subtalar joint, which is not uncommon. I also have problems with my Achilles. ... (3 replies)

Broken heel
Nov 10, 2013
... As for pain, for me its not so much the heel but the outside ankle, because I also shattered my subtalar joint, which is not uncommon. I also have problems with my Achilles. ... (3 replies)
... I'm also not sure if I should be trying to put weight on my heel again? ... (6 replies)
Broken Heel
Dec 21, 2012
... oked to get an air cast so I can clean and do PT. I'm hoping PT won't be terrible since it's only been a month,but I have no idea yet. Oh and Zerk, talus and sub joint are okay. ... (13 replies)
Broken Heel
Dec 20, 2012
... Maybe you lucked out, as best you can, and the subtalar joint is ok. I also shattered my talus, which is the bone above the heel. Ask him about the joint. I wrote down my questions and brought them in. ... (13 replies)
Broken Heel
Dec 19, 2012
... ow extensive it was until he opened up my foot. It ended up being one of the most complicated surgeries of his career. From the sounds of it, you only broke your heel in one place, maybe two, if it's "ideal". So hopefully that is in your favor, that the joint was unharmed. ... (13 replies)
Broken Heel
Dec 19, 2012
... Zerk, the doctor mentioned nothing about joint damage, only that my heel had broken and that it was an "ideal" break. ... (13 replies)
Broken Heel
Dec 19, 2012
... Some breaks are better then others. Did you damage the subtalar joint? That can be issue. Either way this is a life changing injury. 8 hours on your feet is going to be hard the 8-12 months, maybe forever. Though if you can sit at times, it helps alot. I make a point to sit whenever I can, wether I need to or not. It is to late when you are sore. Conserve yourself,... (13 replies)
... aerobic boot camp, ski, wakeboard, and yes, wear high heels, as I find them more comfortable than flats. When I hike on uneven terrain, I have stiffness in the joint for a day or too. Most recently, while painting the exterior of my house, I have been in quite a lot of pain. ... (7 replies)
Broken heel
Feb 21, 2012
... As for pain, for me its not so much the heel but the outside ankle, because I also shattered my subtalar joint, which is not uncommon. I also have problems with my Achilles. ... (17 replies)
... As for pain, for me its not so much the heel but the outside ankle, because I also shattered my subtalar joint, which is not uncommon. I also have problems with my achilles. ... (7 replies)
Broken Heel
Apr 27, 2011
... As for pain, for me its not so much the heel but the outside ankle, because I also shattered my subtalar joint, which is not uncommon. I also have problems with my achilles. ... (18 replies)
... I too shattered my calcaneus last Nov. Surgery not required. However. it took til May 29th to have my subtalar joint fused because the cartlidge in the joint was "dusted" during my fall. ... (15 replies)
... thanks for the info. apparently when the heel broke, i also compressed the sub talor joint, its intact but not as much space there as it should be. ... (2 replies)
... Unfortunately you have suffered a very painful injury. You are not being a wimp at all. I broke both heels June 5th and had surgery on both. Wheelchair for 3 months and then a walker and now walking in shoes a 1/2 size bigger than normal due to swelling. Calcaneus fractures are the most painful injury I have ever sustained, worse than my femur. If your doc says you can walk... (4 replies)
... no joint involvement", so at least I wouldn't need surgery. The bad news I guess is they are both broken! ... (4 replies)
Broken Heels
Oct 13, 2015
... I fell June 5th, 2015 resulting in bilateral calcaneus fractures. Both needed surgery to realign the joint in the right foot and reattach some the back of my heel in the left. I am coming up on 5 months post op. I was in a chair for 3 months and then transitioned to using a walker. ... (13 replies)
... I have a friend of mine that had a bad accident many years ago now that was dealing with a lot of joint pain from both of her feet being broken and told me to start taking Glucosamine Chondroitin MSM for my pain, she's a nurse and has been using it for years now and loves it. ... (3 replies)


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