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... First, stop beating yourself up for walking on your foot after your injury. You did what you thought was best at that time. You didn't have a crystal ball. ... (18 replies)
... months to heel". Well I knew 3 months was too short. In a cast for 6 weeks and been in a walking boot ever since. Still hurts all the time. ... (7 replies)
... I broke my left heel on October 9, 2010. I FLEW off a roof about 20 above ground. On my own job, so no workers comp. Also no insurance so trying to limit my visits to doctor. ... (15 replies)

Broken heel
Nov 9, 2010
... keep your head up. youll get thru this. i am 36 years old, broke my heel in 3 places 9 weeks ago today. no surgery needed. was in a cast for 8 weeks. i am a week into physical therapy. feels better. ... (6 replies)
Broken heel
Sep 2, 2016
... I have had no cast plaster nor surgery as adviced due to infection etc. I was told I would not be able to putany weight on it until week 12. At week 8 I started walking only around house though, I am noe week ,10 coming into week 11. I can get about house most days, up and down steps and do most things although other days can't. ... (1 replies)
... fib. 2 weeks post op I was put into a hard cast for 8 weeks NWB. July 23 I went in and got a walking boot, still NWB. Doc said everything was looking great. August 6th I had the long screw removed and was told to start weight bearing. ... (0 replies)
... d PT which I haven't started yet. I'm questioning if I' even ready for weight bearing yet. No, I can't put weight on the foot without the boot. And only with the boot and crutches, I can take steps using both feet but very lightly on the injured foot. ... (1 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
... Most people are non weight bearing 12 weeks, some get partial before that. Some wear the boot and walk, I was told not to, cause it would make me uneven. ... (3 replies)
Broken heel
Nov 10, 2013
... Most people are non weight bearing 12 weeks, some get partial before that. Some wear the boot and walk, I was told not to, cause it would make me uneven. ... (3 replies)
Healing heel
Jul 22, 2013
... Hi everyone, I had surgery about 3 months ago for a broken heel bone and I started walking about 1 week ago without a walking boot, but i tend to wear shoes because i'm too afraid of walking barefoot. ... (2 replies)
... I have a pair of clogs/mules with about a 2" heel (and a 1" sole) that matches my boot. It's a good shoe, but not cheap. I've spent enough time in the boot, that it was worth the $$. The alternative is an Even-Up. If I mention how much it is the Mods will slap me. I like the gel ice packs and use them frequently. (9 replies)
Broken heel help
Feb 6, 2013
... Hi liz, Thanks for the reply, my surgery was 8th Oct 2012 NWB till 04th Jan 2013 I went straight to shoes no boot, I use tennis shoes and find them good the pain is a stiffness and soreness and my tendons are very tight, the pain is ok to bear, i have limited movement inwards and outwards around my ankle movement of the foot backwards is good forwards not so good, I... (14 replies)
Broken heel help
Feb 6, 2013
... Hi liz, Thanks for the reply, my surgery was 8th Oct 2012 NWB till 04th Jan 2013 I went straight to shoes no boot, I use tennis shoes and find them good the pain is a stiffness and soreness and my tendons are very tight, the pain is ok to bear, i have limited movement inwards and outwards around my ankle movement of the foot backwards is good forwards not so good, I... (14 replies)
Broken heel help
Feb 6, 2013
... s to be full weight bearing in my boot. Once I was given the clearence to start into shoes, I waited until I had my first PT. There, they were surprised I wasn't walking yet, and basically pushed me out of the nest. ... (14 replies)
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Broken Heel
Jan 2, 2013
... I was also lucky enough to only fracture my heel in 2 places, so no surgery. However, I have heard pretty good news about heels healing fast. ... (13 replies)
... I have been a "Heelie" since 1984. I went through a long recovery, 2 months in a non weight bearing cast followed by at least 3 months walking with crutches. I was 22 years old at the time. Surgery was not preformed as I was told there were too many pieces. ... (7 replies)
... and was just given a boot for walking and have to see ortho again in 2 weeks. The Doctor gave me the boot and told me hopefully in 2 weeks I should be able to walk in a shoe. ... (10 replies)




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