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Calcaneus fusion
Nov 15, 2010
... I was injured on Aug. 8, 2010 in an automobile accident where I suffered a calcaneus fracture. I had surgery 4 weeks after the accident to fuse, rode and screw the pieces back together. I was non weight bearing for 2 months post surgery. ... (4 replies)
... and the talus bone was so damaged as to require further surgery to fuse the joint, or trust his judgment when he went in to determine whether to do the subtalar fusion at that time, or not. ... (2 replies)
... My calcaneus was almost unrecognizable from the amount of pieces it was it. I also crushed the subtalar joint. ... (23 replies)

... talar fusion because he said I would eventually develop severe arthritis between the Calcaneus and the Talus bones as the cartilage between them was also severely damaged. ... (2 replies)
... tion to the TLSO brace for my spine to heal, I had an ORIF on one foot within one week of the injury, and a "pin" or "rod" in the other foot extending through my calcaneus into my talus bone. ... (1 replies)
... Hi all! Boy I've been through the ringer....diagnosed with plantar fasciitis two years ago, in my left foot, three months after that healed, I told doc my right foot hurt too. He took xray and found a chunk broken off my calcaneus (you won't believe it was from carrying in groceries when I stepped on the stair sideways, I thought I had sprained it real bad), so I had surgery... (6 replies)
... albeit with an extremely shorter stride that I used to run with! It was an event to celebrate, nonetheless, particularly because I had ZERO pain in my calcaneus when I landed with each step. ... (16 replies)
... I fractured my calcaneus 7 months ago in an auto accident. ... (165 replies)
... Hi. I'm new to the board. Had a very bad calcaneus fracture May 08 from car accident. ... (10 replies)
... Itís been a year to the day today since I fractured my right calcaneus falling from a ladder so thought Iíd post where Iím at now , Well this has certainly been the worst year of my life and Iím still in unbelievable pain every day when I weight bear trying to walk , this injury is certainly as the docs told me !! a life changing injury , I didnít have surgery and was... (3 replies)
... I make an appointment to talk to an Orthopedic Surgeon. He says that a calcaneal osteotomy is really not going to do it since the arthritis caused by the broken calcaneus is also causing pain. He suggests a subtalar fusion. This is much better than the full ankle fusion I thought was suggested in 2003. ... (10 replies)
... m now looking at a subtalar fusion in January next year, Great new year for me !!! ... (4 replies)
... In 2015, I was in a major car accident that left both of my arms crushed, including compound fractures, a broken subtalar, and my calcaneus looking much like gravel, requiring several operations. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for sharing this. I had subtalor fusion in connection with my surgery for my shattered calcaneus - the cartilage was so badly damaged the surgeon recommended doing this to avoid having to inevitably go back and do it later, anyway, once that joint would have become arthritic because of the damage. I am now right at the 16 week mark post-surgery and I had to have an... (3 replies)
... rgeon had advised me that a fusion of the Talus with the Calcaneus was likely after he visually surveyed the cartilage and he did, indeed, also proceed with this fusion procedure which resulted in about a 5" long screw being inserted from the very back of my heel near the base and extending into the Talus bone above. ... (16 replies)
... Hi. Broke both calcaneus bones last August when I was hit by a car while walking. Both comminuted fractures. While my right foot has healed pretty well, my left is not so great. ... (3 replies)
... Well definitely get a 2nd opinion. I did that and had my Triple Arthro and Achilles lengthening 10 weeks ago. Yesterday Xray showed very good progress and I am now completely weight bearing with boot on. No pain whatsover standing on my foot after 10 weeks of NWB so I am amazed and pleased. PT starts tomorrow and I expect to be walking without the boot in 4 weeks. (23 replies)
... I'm 38 and fell of a ladder 11/22/12 and fractured calcaneus. I'm scheduled for surgery next week on 12/10/12. Dr says I need fusion surgery because of the # of pieces but I'm scared of possible results. I'm very active I have 3 teenagers all involved In sports. If anyone has had the fusion surgery or any insight please reply. (23 replies)
... Wanted to give an update. Had a revision to my subtalar fusion last Wed. ... (165 replies)
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