severe fractured calcaneus

severe fracture is my doctors words I crushed my heel on 12/23/o3 and now it is 4 months later and still can only put about 60lbs of whait on it. I weigh 200lbs I am in pt. I have a lot of pain in the back of the heal and bottom. the dr. just tells me it will take time but has not said how long. looking for ansrews. what do you think? and should i get a second opinon. thank you. keith

Posted By keith challe on April 29, 2004 at 09:11:37:

A silicone insert on the back of the Achillotrain leaves tendon pressure-free and provides intermittent compression for the reduction of swelling and edema.

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