Anyone use tendon from Big Toe to repair ruptured or re-ruptured achilles?

I go in for my third surgery at the end of the month. Doc will use Big Toe tendon to connect the ends between my re-ruptured tendon. ALL comments on this process are appreciated!

reruptured — and now “Toe” Tendon surgery. Anyone else?!

Hi normofthenorth and lynneachilles and Kkirk!
Thanks so much for writing back! i really do appreciate the support.
Norm - I wasn’t all that surprised re: the fact that my doc cannot use any of the tendon. After the first surgery, there were so many complications and wound problems that I was thinking “there is def [...]