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... sted that I had been thru this before and would be responsibe about it. But much less shrinking of muscles and tendons and the other leg was much more damaged after the failed drilling the talus had just crumbled into pieces. ... (19 replies)
... Try not to get too discouraged. Theropy can be the 2 step forward and one step back process. As far along as I am I have had my set backs too. On the 14th we moved my daughter to college. ... (19 replies)
... Hi, Isn't it so nice to be able to walk and carry things at the same time! If you wear your shoes inside when your busy it will help the leg not get so tired. ... (19 replies)

... Hi, I am behind you by a bit. I got lucky though and they booted me at 4 weeks. I have since been working on range of motion. ... (19 replies)
... I'm so sorry you have to delay your cast removal too! ... (80 replies)
... It will be up to a year before they officially know that it has incorporated. However, you will be walking long before that. The osteotomy site has to heal first. With the cast off in four weeks you are off to a good start. ... (83 replies)
... Evans calcaneus osteotomy, midtarsal arthrodesis, extra navicular removal and PTTD on Jan. 24. ... (4 replies)
... the pain you feel is perfectly natural. Your poor foot has been through a lot, so treat it with compassion and understanding. ... (54 replies)
... Great info on the PT RBaller. I still have some more questions for you all. ... (54 replies)
... Cinde,Good morning! IMO, the first thing to remember is that it is ALWAYS worse at night than it is in the morning. The mind is very powerful. You are most vulnerable at night and that's when your mind races and that's, I think, why the pain feels worse and you don't know where to turn. ... (32 replies)
... Hello everyone! I have responded to some posts here but thought I'd tell my whole story to see if any of you wise ones can help me! ... (0 replies)
... They put you out completely and they asked if I wanted the nerve block,, I highly recommend you get it,, was numb for first 24 hours from knee to foot and was able to bypass all narcotics and just took extra strength tylenol around the clock for a few days. ... (2 replies)
... splint on after surgery too tight and I had pressure sores on my pinkie toe, big toe, and the back of my calf. I still have scars from those. ... (20 replies)
... 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)
... I've heard that before, but I think for an optimum outcome it would be very beneficial. PT really helped me figure out how to do the exercises correctly, and when it came to weight bearing, they helped me figure out how to do it gradually. Otherwise I would have constantly been questioning if I was doing it right or not. Talk to your surgeon again and let him know you'd be... (4 replies)
... I agree with you. When I got my cast off & went into a boot, I still had 4 weeks left of NWB, but they had me start exercises. The doctor asked me if I WANTED to do PT and at that point I was going to decline because I thought I knew how to do the exercises they showed me why should I go to PT. But then his PT saw me there in the office and insisted that I should start PT. ... (9 replies)
... I am concerned that you are going too fast and walking too much on your foot. Surgeons, including mine who is amazing, was much too quick to encourage FWB soon after I got my cast off. ... (9 replies)
... of everything except stuff the month of surgery is mine after the balances are adjusted. It adds up quickly. ... (5 replies)
... Wow, you have quite a resume! My cousin's daughter is a dancer and I know she does a lot of lyrical because I had to ask her what that is. ... (65 replies)
... Today I made it to the Ortho's office for cast removal! .. I was so happy! ... (42 replies)

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