Hi-  I am now 3 1/2 weeks post op and in a boot.  I had a completely severed (cut by and object, not ruptured) AT (right leg).   On the top of my foot from the middle to the right side is numb.  My foot is “puffy” in this area, even when there is no real [...]

scared of the boot

I am 2 1/2 weeks post op. and was given a boot instead of another cast. I am still NWB, but the boot was given intrust so I could at least remove it for showering. I removed it for the firsst time last night and was horrified at the sight of my leg [...]

Visit to the Surgeon

At first light Monday morning, Iwas up and ready to go to the Ortho to discuss my injury.  I thought for sure this was just a precaution as the ER Dr. had put 10 stitches in my achilles.  Well, I arrived unannounced at the Ortho’s office bright and early.  He happens to be someone we’ve [...]