FREE AIRCAST and Step Up - Don’t need them anymore

Hello,
I am thankful to report that 10 months post-op, I do not need my aircast or step up shoe anymore. My wife and I are moving in the next week and figured someone else could benefit from the equipment. I wore the boot for approximately 2 months, it’s still in very good condition.
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5 months post op. It gets better!

This post is for anyone who just recently ruptured their AT or is less than 5 months post op. Message: it gets better and is all about ATTITUDE. Follow your ortho advice, trust your therapist, and persevere to understand God works in mysterious ways.
Not 5 months ago I thought I would never be athletic again. [...]

5 weeks. PWB in boot. PT says 4 weeks then ditch crutches.

All signs point to progress. Saw PT this week for 1st time. Sweet knowledgable woman named Andrea. Pushed me w/dorsiflexion but didn’t overdo it. Incision looks to be healing and I can sleep without the damn cast or boot! Ahhh. Praying I can put more and more weight on the boot without re injury. [...]

4 weeks post op - VACOCAST or AIRCAST???

Hey all - will be four weeks post op this week and have been blessed with little to no pain. Some bruising/blood pooling in the heel, but OS says that’s normal. Anyone have experience with that? Th BIGGER question is what to do in one week when I get the splint removed and go into [...]

8 days post op - sensing a journey…

ATR aug 4 playing football in Ohio. Guess I’m not 19 anymore rude awakening that I’m 29, turned sharply to pass and boom someone kicked me in my right heel. Except, well, you know the story. No one around. Went to ER, got two Ortho opinions and went with surgery 8/15. First couple days post [...]

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