Operation Information & Guidelines
In Hospital 2 Days
Plaster Slab 14 Days
Elevate foot 10 Days
Crutches 14 Days
No weight bearing 2 Weeks
Partial weight bearing in a brace 2 Weeks
Full weight bearing in a brace 2 Weeks
- Office 2 Weeks
- Standing occupation 4 Weeks
No driving 2-3 Weeks
Foot remains swollen 10 Weeks
Final result 12 Weeks
Take regular analgesia 4-6 hourly throughout Post-Operative period.
Take 2 Panadol 1 hour before Post Op visit.
These timeframes should be used as a guide only and may vary for individual patients based on the nature or extent of the actual surgery performed and individual circumstances. Please contact Mr Mark Blackney’s rooms on (03) 9417 0762 or Mr Terence Chin’s rooms on (03) 9928 6450 if you require further information.