Tag Archives: posterior tibialis tendon surgery

Someone’s Got a Screw Loose…

I promised you a less-than-perfect-day and we certainly had one this week. I’ll return to the travelogue soon, but first, a real-time update on the Saga of The Foot. Faithful readers will recall that just a little over a year … Continue reading

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In Transit

Packed up our suitcases and BigFoot for a trip to NYC yesterday. The Foot arrived in surprisingly good shape but my brain still needs a bit of transition time. A full blog update will be forthcoming. For the moment, however, … Continue reading

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39 again!

Not sure how he does it, but the CE sailed through another birthday with his youthful good looks intact, if not his ankle. The foot continues to be problematic – lots of pain and not much sleep, but all cares … Continue reading

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Das Boot and Das Molt

Expect the unexpected. After seven weeks, the hard cast finally came off and the CE is now sporting the latest in Robo-Cop fashion. As pleased as he was to be freed from the confines of the cast, he wasn’t too … Continue reading

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Can’t Keep A Good Man Down.

The CE is most definitely putting his best foot forward. Another cast change this week, and now his foot is angled almost at normal — much more comfortable for him than the previous “neutral” cast positioning. He is doing daily crutch … Continue reading

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Plan B

Just about the time we get to thinking we can chart our own course, plan our own timetable and rubber-stamp our destiny, life comes along and puts us on crutches. Literally. Figuratively. The CE was thinking that by two weeks out … Continue reading

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Ups, Downs

It’s been a good week. It’s been a bad week. Like any other week, I guess, but the lows did seem a bit lower than the highs did high. First off, our patient is resting comfortably and more or less … Continue reading

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