Re: To have surgery or not
Well, I.was just saying that I have had many things but with the lower extremity, I had more breaks than could be counted. I had plates, screw, pins, and artificial bone. My tendons and ligaments were laying on the bottom of my foot. My first surgery was 8 hours and the second was 4. I developed anxiety and claustrophobia from the Intenseness of it all. The people that kept saying it was so painful were really scaring me. Now that I know that it is pain for the few days afterwards, I can totally deal with that. My doc used the term competitive level. Then he said, "meaning that you can go 100%.