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... helping a couple of months to a few weeks. I wound up having a subtalar fusion late august 2012. Recovery isn't easy but worth it. 5 years later, I'm having some swelling but pain isn't bad. No regrets on having the surgery but you must follow the surgeons instructions. I still have the hardware in. Good luck. ... (2 replies)
... Are you a heelie as well, I read your signature reason I ask. What was your personal experience with it. How long did it take for you to get better, did your swelling completely go away, and if so how long did that take. ... (6 replies)
... I am also a bike rider but I am currently recovering from bilateral calcaneus fractures that both needed surgery. I am currently at 14 weeks and started riding my bike last week. ... (4 replies)

Calcaneus Fracture
Aug 18, 2014
... but mine was more serious. I would start off slow weight bearing for short periods of time and build up. Taking Tylenol or Advil for pain and swelling and elevating and icing as much as you can. ... (2 replies)
... articular, tongue type. My surgery was performed the day I arrived to the hospital, so no waiting for swelling to go down. ... (2 replies)
... and raise the outside of your foot in balancing you. They come from a calf muscle, run down the outside of your ankle to the calcaneus then wrap around the outside and bottom of the foot. ... (29 replies)
Calcaneus fracture
Apr 19, 2017
... Good and bad news is, you are at the start of recovery. Takes 12-18 months to get as good as you get. But you will probably doing lots of stuff around 4 months. The pain gets better with time. Early on, you really need to conserve yourself, so you can do the stuff you want. Take the elevator. Sit whenever possible. There is a line here, cause you do need to be active... (8 replies)
... eing now a little over 3 months removed from the initial injury, i am at least capable of functioning. That's a great feeling. I'm by no means normal though. The swelling is still there a little, which i am sure plays a part in much of my mobility. ... (2 replies)
... I am about 5 weeks post op from bilateral calcaneus fractures...yes, both heals from a fall...and everything was going great... ... (6 replies)
... I flattened my Calcaneus and fractured it in three places. I believe the fracture just nudged into the talus a little as well. I had fracture blisters which delayed surgery somewhat, but i was able to get the work done 6 weeks ago yesterday, on January 30th. ... (2 replies)
... Hey, I crushed my calcaneous 6 months ago and have had so many set backs its overwhelming, however there is light at the end of the tunnel. Yes its "normal" for some form of depression to kick in. We are only human, you have to keep your mind and body occupied. I did puzzles and researched my family tree. You are going to have bad days and thats ok, but you just have to make... (14 replies)
... ht bearing last Monday and stood up for the first time on Friday. I'm so happy to be here. Anyway, I've heard a lot of people wear compression socks to help keep swelling down during the day and just want to see if you have tried. ... (6 replies)
... for five years until nerve damage was addressed. At 4 or 5 months swelling was detectable but not a problem. For the swelling I would elevate it all night long and every possible moment in the daytime. ... (6 replies)
... t lying. I think in about another year or so , I'll be as close to normal as possible. Still having lots of swelling, it bothers my walking sometimes because the swelling is below my feet, right in the middle, in between my toes and heal. What's some of your stories and experiences with this injury. ... (6 replies)
... Here is a quick update on my current status. It has been 3 months since my Calcaneus surgery. I am continuing to go PT 3 times each week. ... (4 replies)
... Oops I may have misunderstood your original post, thought is was mostly due to swelling, but re-reading sounds like you may have additional issues. For me the last couple of weeks my ankle has been quite visible, and very little swelling, though numbness in my last 2 toes is back. The new (seemingly permanent) sharp pain in the ankle joint is likely arthritis setting in,... (6 replies)
... If it helps any, I fractured my right Calcaneus (non surgical) on July 12th. It's the end of December and I still have swelling. In the last month I've seen my ankle a few times in the shower in the morning, but it disappears soon after :) Hang in there. Having a bad foot day here after schlepping many large boxes of Christmas "stuff" down the stairs whilst... (6 replies)
... ome back on the 18th of october, dr placed a plaster cast which i kept until the 18th of november, excatly for 30 days, new Xrays were done and doctor said the fracture healed and i could start to walk with two crutches and put weight progressively. He then prescribed only free exercises NO PT was prescribed. ... (6 replies)
... ust been fearful of the difficulty of getting them on, but judging by the comments here, no one seems to have been bothered too much. They are worth a shot, the swelling is a bummer. Gotta' go prop my foot up higher and take some Advil. The end of day pain is settling in. Wishing everyone well. ... (16 replies)
... house PT, tomorrow. Swelling continues to be a problem. I can only have my foot down for a matter of minutes before it starts to swell and hurt. ... (16 replies)


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