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P.T. FOR P.F. SURGERY DOC HELP

Posted by ray on 3/09/05 at 21:44 (170846)

as you know by now im 9 mo out of p.f. surgery and still in pain but getting a little better every day last 2 days ago i had my first psysical therphy and she really made me strecth my foot and gave me some exercizes to do and my foot allready feels 50% better i was scared at first to strecth it for fear of getting scare tissue but my therpist said you strecth it to not get scsre tissue now my next visit they will do urtra sound and soft tissue massage DOC ANY ADVISE

Re: P.T. FOR P.F. SURGERY DOC HELP

Dr. Zuckerman on 3/10/05 at 14:13 (170885)

Sounds like you are doing very well with physical therapy. Continue with this plan. If pain increased make sure you express this to your doctor and he can adjust your stretching, ultra sound and soft tissue massage Good luck