10 Weeks Post Op!

At 10 weeks post op and doing much better!  In walking air cast full weight-bearing and incision is looking better as well.  Next doctor’s appointment is on November 14th where I am hoping to be advised to wear a shoe and to start PT!  Ankle is definitely still stiff but I can bear weight on [...]

Now Weight Bearing - 6 weeks post op (post FHL Tendon Transfer)…

Got the cast removed on October 10th (Friday) and was given an aircast/boot with partial weight bearing instruction for just a couple of days…. After those two days passed I was determined to try full weight bearing as instructed by the Doctor.  I was able to walk but very carefully and very painfully… As the [...]

Second Week Post-Op

On my second week post-op and feeling ok.  Have a consistent burning sensation in the back of my food under my post-op splint so I have asked my surgeon’s office what this was.  They said it was normal to feel this and was because of the incision.  I am also feeling occasional pains once in [...]

FHL Tendon Transfer

Last Thursday I had a second Achilles repair operation and this time was a debridement of my old Achilles, removal of bone spurs, and transfer of FHL Tendon (from big toe).  5 days later feeling ok… just uncomfortable and cannot wait to move around more!  I highly recommend getting a nerve block to anyone getting [...]