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Still healing

Posted by Joan C on August 15, 2016 at 9:26pm 3 Comments

Well it is two years since my accident and I am still healing.  I have had some unusual pain in May and went to the podiatrist surgeon.  He said everything was still aligned.  It is probably due to the hardware so close to the skin.  If the pain persists he will remove the hardware.  I do have some bone degeneration also.  My PCP ordered a bone density test.  I still can't run, jump, skip etc.  I tried an exercise bike and I only used it five minutes the first few days and slowly increased…


Freak accident that I remember !

Posted by SAMUEL B FLYNN on July 31, 2016 at 9:35pm 0 Comments

Well I was on my way out to go to the store with my dad and as I go down my steps I'm at like the 2nd Step at the end of the step and I somehow end up falling down the steps and then I hear a snap and there I go landing on the ground after that my foot starts hurting really bad and I start yelling then I get up and walk away and then after swelling and marks on my foot are their the next day and freaks everyone out .

After that I'm in a splint and doing ok and should heal up from it… Continue

Ice Skating Accident

Posted by Anna Dimaano on July 15, 2016 at 4:50am 4 Comments

Broken femur after a bad fall on the ice. Seven weeks post op now. How long will it take for pain and swelling to subside?

Motor cycle accident

Posted by Pat on April 8, 2016 at 9:33am 9 Comments

So it's been 7 months since my accident my femur was broken my tibia and fibula the were both broken in 3 places each as well as my ankle at the time I had to prepare myself to wake up without the leg and after surgery I had complications and got compartment syndrome, my leg was swollen to the point where it was larger in diameter than my chest.after a few agonising hrs I faced the fact that I may loose it still and had to have another operation fortunately the operation went well but it wasn't… Continue

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