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... performed the operation was out of Mercy Hospital in Portland, Maine and has done over 1400 of these operations which he wrote a book on called the All American surgery for my PTTD. The doctor did say that my tendon was hanging by a hair. This doctor is very aggressive with his care for me that is. ... (8 replies)
... use when I tried the shoes on I liked feeling what I was stepping on with that foot. I've been walking for almost 3 months now and I don't really see going back to my old "moderate to severe pronator" shoes. ... (46 replies)
... I'm brand new to this forum today. Feeling like I should jump in and offer my '2 cents.' I had surgery Feb 27th for Medial Malleolus break, tip of fibula break with 2 screws, achilles lengthening, and adhesive capsulitis. ... (20 replies)

... lateral lapidus, is it takes TIME. My Dr. told me 6 wks, it was more like 12 wks before I could walk SLOWLY. I did my own toe and ankle exercises at home and practiced walking and learning to walk again...heel to toe, very ,very, slowly. ... (8 replies)
... its absolutely wonderful to hear about everyone's experiences with learning to walk again! I am post op week 8, went to doc today and have graduated from PWB to WBAT. ... (34 replies)
... its absolutely wonderful to hear about everyone's experiences with learning to walk again! I am post op week 8, went to doc today and have graduated from PWB to WBAT. ... (34 replies)
... I've found in wider shoe that isn't rubbing up against the incision, to irritate it have helped me. You want to try some wider pair, so, you can start to walk more evenly and regain range of motion. ... (17 replies)
... with my toe! Maybe I can try my son's shoe if it's not too gross. I will also try the wrapping you suggest. I had the same sticky stuff around my bandage right after surgery. The drug store may have it. ... (4 replies)
... I had my doctor appt yesterday and he has prescribed PT 2X week for 6 weeks. He said I have so much scar tissue as this was the second surgery on my foot. The first bunion surgery was done incorrectly 12 years ago. This surgery was much more extensive. ... (23 replies)
... weeks ago tomorrow, my OS put me in a walking cast after being NWB for 6 weeks. I was not ready to walk out of the office, and he said fine, but try and be off crutches in 3 weeks. ... (23 replies)
... I am going to have this surgery to alleviate the pain for the past year. I've tried braces, orthotics, PT, home exercises...enough. Ready to move on. ... (2 replies)
... i had a brostrum and peroneal repair and was basically suppose to keep it neutral for over a month so things would heal. ... (2 replies)
... ankle. I saw a podiatrist for quite a while and I liked him a lot and would have had him do my surgery but he couldn't do it at the hospital where I needed to be because of a rare medical situation. ... (13 replies)
... I just passed 6 months last week. Little by little I am getting back to normal. Nearly every day now I do things without thinking too much about it, but I still get sore fairly quickly and am still regaining strength in my legs. ... (6 replies)
... ing with m boot on. I start PT in earnest this week. I have lost so much strength in my legs that makes walking even harder. The discomfort I am not having in my foot is worse than any I have suffered thus far... To say I am discouraged is an understatement. ... (6 replies)
... I think the recovery for this surgery is in three stages. ... (11 replies)
... I'm 46 and had a similar injury to yours at age 9 that was repaired this past June. It finally became impossible to ignore a decade ago and for eight years I went through a bunch of different doctors, injections, orthotics and physical therapy with no relief. ... (1 replies)
... that I had to quit working and start my first of two surgeries. I had tried orthotics in the past a few times. My flat feet were making me disabled. ... (12 replies)
... Yes the avg person just doesn't understand. I still get questions like why are you still on crutches or why isn't your foot better after all it was done 3 months ago. My mom is the only person that gets this and understands why the recovery is slow. The recovery has to be slow. ... (14 replies)
... Welcome to the boards. This is a good place to gather information and ask questions as you consider surgery. ... (70 replies)

Associated Tags: ankle surgery, heel, nerve pain, physical therapy, post pttd surgery, pttd surgery, toes, torn tendon repair

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