View Full Version : 6 weeks post-op!

01-20-2011, 09:01 PM
Hi everyone,
This week was the turning point... I feel A LOT better than the last couple of weeks! yay! I still have pain but I have been reducing the pain meds as needed.
My doctor wants me to go see him in two months and I can start weening off the brace at that point.
Speaking of the brace, I really feel that I need it when it comes to pain, but I'm also afraid of muscle atrophy...
I guess my doctor knows better.
I hope everyone is healing nicely!

01-20-2011, 09:11 PM

Great news! Man-o-man! I love using man-o-man because it says so much and you had us worried.

Keep up the good work!

01-20-2011, 10:18 PM
Woohoo! So glad to hear that news! Thanks for keeping us up to date Pilar!

01-20-2011, 10:35 PM
Happy that things arie finally settling down for you and you've turned the corner. Full speed ahead!!

01-21-2011, 12:09 PM
Pilar, I am so glad you are feeling better after such a rough start. All we need is time, right? Thank goodness you are on the road and at a turning point. It all gets better from here on!

01-21-2011, 12:16 PM
So glad to hear you are feeling better.

01-21-2011, 01:46 PM
Add my congratulations--you are way overdue for some days!! Janet

01-21-2011, 07:27 PM
It's so nice to get a good report from you. Keep on plugging away and giving us updates.

loves to skate
01-22-2011, 07:00 AM
I'm so glad to hear you are feeling better. It is a long journey with many bumps along the road, but it will get better and better.