5 WK Post Op

Yesterday at a day about five weeks post op, I got my cast taken off and my boot on. I was so excited because my doctor cleared me to walk without crutches right away (in the boot, of course), to shower without the boot, and to sleep without it. I showered immediately when I got [...]

Four Weeks Post Op

Hey, everybody! My name is Emily, I’m 20 years old, and I ruptured my achillesĀ on 9/14/2016 while playing basketball with some friends. Things were heating up, and at some point when I started running, I felt the dreaded ghost kick and fell to the ground. Two weeks later, I went in for surgery on 9/28 [...]