It’s A Week and a Half Into Summer-Where is the Recovery?

So, it’s been a week and a half since school got out.  I had my achilles surgery on March 6, 2013, and was off of work for about 9 weeks.  I went back to teach the last 2 weeks of school - the last day being May 17th.
I was all ready to get better now [...]

School’s out for Summer-Time to get better !!

I finally finished the school year yesterday, May 17th.  I had my AT repair surgery on March 6th, 2013.  I had crippled along for a couple of years before finally changing doctors and having surgery.  As I mentioned, my achilles was ruptured due to the Hagland’s deformity that had been rubbing on it.  My recovery [...]

8 weeks and 5 days - Time to go back to work

I had my Haglund’s deformity surgery/achilles tendon repair on March 6th, 2013.  As I wrote previously, the achilles/foot was so sore before surgery that after surgery, I felt like a whole new person.  At my 2 week post-op check up, I felt so good, I was sure that the PA would remove the stitches, write [...]

Eight weeks post-op /Still a long process

Today marks eight weeks post-op (surgery March 6th, 2013).  I am still recovering from surgery, but my achilles feels so much better than before.  That bone spur was a killer, as it gnawed my achilles in two.
I was sent home from the surgery center in the walking boot with strict instructions to wear it all [...]