Total ankle replacement

Smig100 Member Posts: 26
edited 14. Jul 2014, 14:37 in Living with Arthritis archive
Had my ankle done last Monday morning it took three hours went well had to stay in for six days came home Saturday. My wife is looking after me like a king. Go back on 24th for pot to be taken off. I should go in to an air boot six weeks non weigh bearing. Will let you know how I get on had a fusion done 2012 so now I have the full set. :D


  • villier
    villier Member Posts: 4,426
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Glad the op went well smig, hopefully no more pain in that area in the future, please let us know how you get on...................Marie x
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  • dreamdaisy
    dreamdaisy Member Posts: 31,520
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I'm pleased that it went well for you, now you have to do the boring and long bit: recovery and recuperation. I hope your wife doesn't get too bored with looking after you, the novelty of these things can soon wear off. :wink: DD
    Have you got the despatches? No, I always walk like this. Eddie Braben
  • prefabkid47
    prefabkid47 Member Posts: 1,316
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Hi Smig
    Glad all went ok,it's such a relief when op is over.Hope all continues well,keep us posted.
    ''Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy''. Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
  • stickywicket
    stickywicket Member Posts: 27,730
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Well done, Smig :D And Mrs Smig :D:D Stage one complete. I hope the rest goes as well.
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