FWB @ 5 weeks Post-Op

I have noticed a lot of people don’t follow up once they are able to ditch the crutches and get the cast(s) off. I got my last cast off a week ago (4 1/2 weeks post-op), and I couldn’t be happier!¬†I was so excited because I thought the doc was going to put me in [...]

Second Appointment

I had my second appointment on Monday (4/18/2011). It had been 2 1/2 weeks since my surgery. They took the staples out of my leg, which hurt a little, but I was told to take a pain pill before I went in there. They worked on stretching my foot up into the neutral position and [...]

Joining the group…

Hello. I am a 36 year old female who is in good shape. I tore my achilles tendon playing tennis on 3/9/2011. I went to step into the ball, and I felt the back of my leg just give out with a snap. The other players carried me off the court, iced, elevated, and gave me [...]

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