Week 4: Losing Another Wedge

I had my four-week post-op check-up today.  Pretty straightforward.  The doctor’s assistant took out another wedge on the boot and removed the bandages that had been placed on my heel after the stitches were taken out.  My first few steps felt a bit tight after having the wedge removed but the rest of the day [...]

One small step…: 3 weeks post-op

Hi!  Well, it has been 3 weeks since the operation to surgically repair my ATR.  The rupture happened the day after my 42nd birthday.  Pick-up basketball.  I had started playing in the last three months after a long hiatus.  I was actually really starting to enjoy it.  I naively thought I had make it past [...]