It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Foot & Ankle Problems Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 Showing 1 - 20 of 59 for use one crutch for sore foot. (0.023 seconds)


... crutch for awhile. Take it slow and easy. I started with both crutches and weight bearing little by little. Then moved to one crutch, then finally no crutches. I think it took about 3 weeks before I was able to totally weight bear without use of crutches. ... (52 replies)
... to do any PT. I suspect the doc is waiting until my fusion is 100 percent healed. But anyway, I could barely walk after that first week. Since then I went in for 2 days per week to 3 days per week until I worked my way up to just about 4 days. Some days are longer than others. ... (5 replies)
... For those of you with subtalar fusions, what type of physical therapy did you do, assuming your doc sent you for PT? ... (0 replies)

... I am currently wearing my shoe most of the day with my orthotic and brace..trying to only use the one crutch for long distances..my foot is still very sore and I definitely limp. ... (19 replies)
... I never really experienced any pain, although i was told i would. I'm grateful for that part. I never even had to take pain killers at any point. ... well, aside from three Tylenol the day after surgery for good measure. ... (2 replies)
Foot problem
Jul 15, 2013
... I know other's have already suggested this, but I too would go ahead and get the process rolling on getting the referral to the Ortho foot and ankle specialist. Like you I would be concerned what the limping and awkward compensating may be doing to your knee implant and the tissues around it. ... (6 replies)
... I mostly have trouble because my leg was injured for so long. ... (6 replies)
... Hi all....thanks for the sympathy! ... (6 replies)
... I am in a sense "on my own" for the next two weeks. When I go back to him in two weeks we will discuss PT. ... (10 replies)
... Sorry it has been a while! Being back at work has cut down a bit on my free time. I had a friend driving me into work for a couple of weeks while waiting to get my hard cast off. ... (43 replies)
... Are you looking forward to going back after being out for so long? ... (246 replies)
... weeks ago hammertoe, 2 bunions removed. I developed a bad infection was in the hospital for 6 days. I went to the Dr this past Tues. he said loose the surgical shoe and crutches today! Let me tell you..... ... (23 replies)
Flat foot surgery
Aug 14, 2018
... I have learned that the more I use my foot for weight bearing during the day, the more sore it becomes. ... (52 replies)
... I realized today that somewhere along the line, don't know when, my foot has stopped hurting when it's down on the ground like in the car or wherever. How lovely! ... (120 replies)
... (19 replies)
... walking boot, I use one crutch when out as I need it to steady and when my foot gets achey and sore. It is so nice to be able to be mobile again and drive! My foot still hurts and swells like crazy when I over do it and I have to stop and elevate it. ... (19 replies)
Cast...off!!!!
Jul 31, 2006
... What I do with the Vitamin E is use it almost like a massage oil. ... (13 replies)
... I will be 11 weeks on Wednesday. The swelling in my foot really increased when I went pwb and then fwb, but the longer I've gone, the more it goes down, I believe where I'm working it more. ... (113 replies)
PT progress & Q's
Aug 13, 2006
... Thanks for the crutch advice. I've played around with them some more today and think I have them right. I am actually doing quite well on them right now. ... (29 replies)
... weight bearing that's great! Can you wear a very very soft fuzzy sock to cover and cushion the sore scar? ... (149 replies)


Associated Tags: achilles tendon surgery, bone fusion, physical therapy, running, subtalar, triple arthodesis

Pages: 1 2 3

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:05 AM.





2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!