5 weeks in plaster, 12 days to go. Anyone feel like this ?

Went back to Consultant on Monday. Moved foot to neutral position and replastered it for another two weeks. Boy am I frustrated now. He said in two weeks I will leave the hospital on crutches with the plaster off and a wedge in my trainer, he says all being well I could be running by October. does anyone have any experience of what to expect after coming out of plaster after 6 weeks and with the wedge in the trainer ? I cannot wait to get moving again……

2 Responses to “5 weeks in plaster, 12 days to go. Anyone feel like this ?”

  1. I’m at the 10 week mark now and really moving around well, back in two shoes. I was out of the cast and in the boot in 4 weeks, the first week or two with the boot I was still using the crutches, but it is a lot easier to move without the cast on. The first day in my boot I was walking around but very very slowly. Each person is different but you should be moving around much better soon. Start theropy asap as it has been a big help to me.

  2. You can do it, just wait for it…

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