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... It was in a great deal of pain, yet I have never broken a bone before so maybe that was it, but I was a little concerned with how quick he was. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Tonyb If you don't mind me asking how old are you? I had the similar break as you whereby the talus shattered my right calcaneus, 13 screws and a plate. I had my op on the 4th of Jan this year and I'm currently using crutches, no boot, I am able to drive and put a little weight on my foot. I am also able to use one crutch and the boot from time to time. I do take an... (11 replies)
... I also broke my heel on January 3. Had surgery on the 12th...been nwb since then. I have heard the longer you go without putting weight on your heel the better. I have been moving my foot around since I got my stitches out on Feb 4. Keep pushing yourself to move the foot back and forth. ... (11 replies)

... Hi im new here. So i was skiing and tried this new jump they put in the park :cool: . I carried too much speed and hit an upward slope passed the landing. X rays and ct confirmed both calcaneous are broken (ct makes a really cool 3d model). The left foot has a few fractures but the bone wasn't displaced enough for surgery. On the right foot, the talus bone got driven... (11 replies)
... bearing allowed, he took it off and told me to walk. Well, I really couldn't. I had a sharp pain in the center of my heel about the same as if you were to put a pebble directly underneath your heel and walk around on it. ... (7 replies)
Broken heel
Nov 10, 2013
... walk. Sorta knee high stocking, that is very tight and helps with swelling. I wore one until about 10 months, and was told some do forever. I still get a bit of swelling around 2 years. Wear a sock over the compression sock, for comfort. ... (3 replies)
Broken heel
Nov 10, 2013
... walk. Sorta knee high stocking, that is very tight and helps with swelling. I wore one until about 10 months, and was told some do forever. I still get a bit of swelling around 2 years. Wear a sock over the compression sock, for comfort. ... (3 replies)
Broken heel :(
Oct 20, 2012
... Thanks everyone for your support. My swelling has gone down a bit I keep it elevated most of the time but I'm by myself with 2 kids my man works off shore. So Tuesday is appointment. ... (7 replies)
Broken heel :(
Oct 18, 2012
... If it's bad enough you may need surgery, but they usually wait at least two weeks after the break so the swelling can go down. ... (7 replies)
Broken heel :(
Oct 18, 2012
... Kitty unfortunately you already are doing all you can do for swelling ice and elevate. The other ingredient would be medication. Can you call your Dr to prescribe something until your appt? ... (7 replies)
Broken heel
Sep 14, 2012
... above is meant to say ibrufen im taking for the swelling. foot is still swollen but not as bad as yesterday, as i said ive know got much better movement. im only going as a spectator to the motocross event, but id rather not be on crutches or if i am id rather be on two feet as its a long day. hopefully will have some good news on monday, doubt it though. (2 replies)
Broken heel
Feb 21, 2012
... walk. Sorta knee high stocking, that is very tight and helps with swelling. I wore one until about 10 months, and was told some do forever. I still get a bit of swelling around 2 years. Wear a sock over the compression sock, for comfort. ... (17 replies)
Broken heel
Feb 20, 2012
... Hello everyone, this is my first post. I fell 12 feet on 1/24 and broke my left calcaneus into about 8 or 9 pieces. I have been at home resting, waiting for diminished swelling. Dr Bonedaddy says surgery on 2/25 featuring "plates and screws." I feel pretty helpless right now, and I want to learn what to expect 'after the knife'. Will I be able to crutch my way to the refrig... (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)
... Today ends the 1st week of my walking PT. Putting about 45 lbs of pressure on my foot now. Still using my wheechair in the mornings and at night. Trying to use the walker only during the day time. Ankle is still pretty stiff, so the therapist suggested putting the heating pad on it for 15 to 20 min before I start stretching it and wants me to try and time it so that I have... (22 replies)
... rays at emergency room showed that I fractured my left heel in several places. Two days later CT showed that I actually fractured my hell in many pieces. After the swelling went down some, surgery took place on May 6th. ... (22 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)
Broken heel
Jan 11, 2011
... k to the kitchen without shoes or slippers on, I feel and hear a very creepy crunching noise under my heel. It started happening at the six month mark, when the swelling I didn't think I had started to go away under my heel. ... (9 replies)
Broken heel
Nov 9, 2010
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Broken heel
Aug 8, 2010
... I am 41 with no other health problems. I had no insurance so surgery was not an option. It was casted after 6 weeks in a splint because of swelling then 8 weeks in a full cast. Followed by 4 weeks in a boot. Now I am able to walk but with a limp. ... (6 replies)


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