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... I use a brace, wasn't custom made, but it was the only one of its kind, you can google it. It's called body armor sport by darco. It has a lateral strap to prevent inversion sprains. I was so grateful to find it last year, set me back $45cdn. I'd emailed the company back in January about replacement parts for the brace, they said they did not have that. The guy... (103 replies)
... If you get a board certified podiatrist that's good as they know about high ankle sprains you can be in good hands if they don't well let's just say better to get a second opinion. A podiatrist that is good would also ask about x days/MRI scans and get them done if they thought they needed it. Mine was asking that today when I booked my appointment. If they don't I would say... (9 replies)
... Thanks if I get one I will probably just use it around the house for now and crutches when I go out. I am worried I will be stuck with these things for life too as this is why my ankle wasn't great due to previous permanent damage/chronic pain (it had permanent damage before I did the first 3 surgeries)which was a brostrom/pins for the syndesmosis, then pin removal then cause... (103 replies)

... I just had to respond to this as I know how you are feeling. I slipped with my right foot on a puddle of water and all the weight went on my left operated foot (which still wasn't the best) and down I went. 9 weeks later and I am still in a lot of pain and tender as in the sore areas. It's made worse by anyone moving my foot around and I am seriously lacking sleep regulary... (103 replies)
... I don't remember how it was done :/ (8 replies)
... How was your brostrom performed? ... (8 replies)
... I am very close to getting a Brostrom and I have read a lot of folks complaining about their Brostrom's outcome on this thread. Has anyone who had a successful Brostrom and are back to normal everyday physical activities prior to injury? ... (1 replies)
... I see, so is the movement way less than what you need for full functionality? Better yet, is it less movement than pre-injury? (7 replies)
... The one with the brostrom and brace. ......as this was the reason for the surgery! ... (7 replies)
... which ankle has a lot less movement? (7 replies)
... Hi! I'm 7 weeks post Brostrom with an arthrex brace. I'm just walking out of a boot. I was cast for the first week. ... (7 replies)
... Has anyone done a ATFL repair via a Brostrom reinforced with suture anchor; something like Arthrex Internal Brace? If so, can you please talk about your experience? Why did you get it done with a suture anchor? Did it help? How long ago have you gotten it done? How are you today physically with your ankle? (7 replies)
... Is this surgery being done to make your ankles stronger or due to an injury. If it is being done to make your ankles stronger, that can be done without surgery and I speak from experience. (1 replies)
... Is it because the ankle with the procedure has less range of motion vs the ankle without the procedure has more range of motion? Thanks for replying all of my posts btw. (8 replies)
... I am 7 weeks post brostrom. It is an issue yes....... I felt it in the boot... I had no idea where my foot/ankle was. Now with some on going numbness I'm having issues. It almost feels like a dead weight. My physio tells me it is improving however after more "normal" walkong it has become apparent that the difference between the ankles is a bigger issue. I can't stride as... (8 replies)
... Let me know what the results show (7 replies)
... Hi Thislilpigg33, It went well. The doc is sending me for a new MRI, I am going this Thursday to get it. Right off the bat, I told him, I am not looking to just be able to walk, I am looking to live a youthful life, I am looking to get back being active. I also told him that I did everything possible already, physical therapy as well as a stem cell procedure with PRP and... (7 replies)
... Hi gallantus! How did your dec dr appt go? How is your ankle doing? (7 replies)
... Hi All, Has anyone gone through a Brostrom/modified to repair their ATFL arthropscopically? Or know of someone who did? Are there any doctors who can even do this? What kind of skill level does it take? If so, how was the outcome? Would you say the outcome is as good as if the procedure was done through an incision? Thanks in advance! (1 replies)
... d have definitely had an interesting journey. Just yesterday I had my 3rd and hopefully final ankle surgery. My previous 2 ankle surgeries I have had done were a brostrom anatomical repair and also a reconstruction with cadaver tendon. ... (1 replies)




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