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PTT Repair Surgery
Jun 25, 2016
... Yippee! I'm glad to hear you're doing so well. :) I smiled when I read your comment about being able to WALK into your appointment unassisted. Loved that feeling after both of my surgeries. It's so fun to have the staff notice too. I enjoyed all of the encouragement I got. Keep moving forward. You're doing well! :) (17 replies)
PTT Repair Surgery
Jun 25, 2016
... I had alot of anxiety about doing the surgery because I feared a very long uncomfortable recovery. I had tendon transfer and calcaneal osteotomy and thrilled with my result. I am walking unaided...no limp and my surgical ankle feels better than my non operated foot. My friends are amazed and so am I. Dr. ... (17 replies)
... A year ago I had a calcaneal osteotomy. Recovery was pretty quick, and went well. By 5 months post op I was doing great. ... (2 replies)

... You state that you had the calcaneal osteotomy. Isn't that the procedure where your heel is repositioned and secured with screws? ... (6 replies)
... i had surgery on my left foot. The original plan was Calcaneus osteotomy with a wedge and crushed bone, FDL transfer, Achilles Lengthing. ... (6 replies)
... foot. I saw an orthopedic surgeon who performed an MRI and diagnosed a completely ruptured PTT. A few days later, I underwent a PTT repair and a calcaneal osteotomy and was discharged home the same day. My surgery was on February 15. I was placed in a large dressing for 2 weeks, followed by a short leg cast. ... (2 replies)
... It's been almost a week since my last post. During that time my therapist gave me the go-ahead to start bearing full weight as long as I continue to use the boot and the walker. I'm pretty sure I overdid it again because I am having a lot of discomfort over the lateral side of my operated foot. It feels like the boot is causing much 0f the pain but I am continuing to use... (2 replies)
... Talonavicular arthrodesis, medializing calcaneal osteotomy and achilles tendon lengthening. ... (0 replies)
... had the same surgery and it seems that most people are up and about on their scooter, with pain under control within a few days. Though trying not to compare my recovery to anyone else's it's hard not to. Just seems like I should be doing significantly more and better. ... (9 replies)
Post op questions
May 14, 2016
... Maybe you have some kind of infection? I'd contact the doctor as soon as possible. You could have a reaction to the pain meds too possibly. It may also just be a virus infection. Better get it checked out! You're uncomfortable enough from you surgery. You don't need this. Good luck! Hope you feel better soon. (4 replies)
Post op questions
May 14, 2016
... On April 19th, I had a navicular accessory removed along with a calcaneal osteotomy done and they also resectioned my gastrocnemius muscle. The first couple weeks of recovery were fine, then they removed the stitches and out a cast on. ... (4 replies)
... first 2 weeks.Be kind to yourself and to your caregivers. Feel free to as me any questions that concern you ....I will be happy to help and post more on how my recovery progresses. ... (17 replies)
... tendon graft, calcaneal osteotomy, cotton osteotomy and achilles stretching! ... (0 replies)
... I also had flat foot reconstruction. I had the ptt/spring ligaments repaired, calcaneal osteotomy/cotton osteotomy, tendon transfer and gastroc recession. My foot swelled for several months. I am now 16 months post op and doing well. If you have any doubts about your symptoms, could you call your doctor (2 replies)
... fusion you mentioned, but I did have flatfoot reconstructive surgery in June, which included posterior tibial tendon work, a calcaneal osteotomy, an additional bone graft on the top of my foot, and lengthening of my Achilles tendon. ... (2 replies)
... I hope someone can just post back to me and re-assure me that what I am going thru is normal and that I will recover from this and be able to walk without pain. I had a calcaneal osteotomy, ip release and 2-5 fusion in the middle of July, so that is 3 1/2 months ago. My foot still swells up like a balloon if I am unable to elevate it during the day. It feels like it is... (2 replies)
... I appreciate the extensive information everyone has provided on the calcaneal osteotomy recovery process because I am scared to have the surgery on June 21st. ... (38 replies)
... Hello, I am 6 days post surgery. Had calcaneal osteotomy and fdl tendon transfer. I was wondering about everyone's experience with getting used to crutches, knee scooter etc. ... (2 replies)
... Glad to hear there is good points in amongst the bad! I know those feelings all too well! I had Nausea with the Endone (oxycodone) here too but didn't get anti nausea meds I basically found sleeping was the only way to remove the nausea! My other side effect though was I did hallucinate when I had the painkillers! She is lucky she doesn't get really sick from the General... (21 replies)
... Today is the fourth day after my daughter's calcaneal osteotomy. ... (21 replies)


Associated Tags: calcaneal osteomy; post op; recovery;knee scooter, calcaneal osteotomy, foot surgery, gastrocnemius slide, modified brostrom

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