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Can I exercise with a walking boot

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
23 years experience Internal Medicine
CAM boot: Is a boot for a leg fracture that you can walk with.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Tyrance jr
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Rigid orthosis: A "short CAM walker" is often prescribed for an accessory navicular. If this is not tolerated a rigid orthotic, loose fitting shoe, and anti-inflamma ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
An : Accessory navicular isn't necessarily a problem. It does tend to be a problem when the arch flattens so an arch support is helpful. Are you in any pai ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Yes: They are universal.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Popowitz
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Stabilizes fracture : A walking boot is rigid on the sole. This limits motion through your foot with weight bearing. This will diminish motion at the fracture site. The boo ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends on Ur: exam & imaging done by an orthopedic surgeon. The treatment is driven by the severity of the sprain.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes: That is the idea of the walking boot. But talk to your doctor since some still want you to use crutches with no weight bearing.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Talk to your : Surgeon. Best thing post op is to review plans with the surgeon. Especially with weight-bearing in orthopaedic surgeries. Sounds like you've done well ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
8 years experience Podiatry
Possibly: It could be helpful for you. I would recommend evaluation by a physician to see what's causing your ankle problems. A walking boot may not be the so ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes: But it will be painful.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jordan Steinberg
13 years experience Podiatry
Ankle sprain: You can use a walking cane to help decrease the pressure on your ankle. I would also ice the area and take anti-inflammatory medications as needed. I ... Read More
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