Went crutch-less at four weeks FWB.  Feels good to leave them at home.  Should be in a shoe again (with lift) by six weeks.  Have been pleased with the results of early weight bearing protocol.  PT has significantly increased ROM and there is very little swelling.  Would like to start working on managing the scar [...]

MaxTrax ROM Boot

Eight days post-op visit to surgeon.  Put me in ROM boot locked at -10 degree dorsiflexion for another two weeks.  PWB allowed next week (2 weeks post-op).  Begin PT next week with what looks like light theraband resistance for plantar flexion and some active ROM with gentle stretching.  Her protocol through 10 weeks also includes [...]