You may put weight on your foot immediately as you are able.
As a specialist visit, SEK 300. If you have a free pass, it is free of charge.
The first 1-2 days are most important to reduce the swelling after the operation.
No, short times for clinic visits and surgeries.
No, you can ring on your own and book an appointment.
Sick leave varies depending on the surgery, but it is between 3-7 weeks.
This is of course possible if you have a sedentary job, for example. Each patient decides on his or her own when to return to work based on the discomfort remaining after surgery.
No, we dont.
A few days after surgery, but most people wait for about a week.
No, the anesthetic means that you do not feel any pain during the operation. Afterwards, it aches for about 1-2 days, but all patients receive a prescription for painkillers that make the pain bearable.
Usually it is enough to take painkillers for a few days after surgery, possibly up to a week.
Light exercise such as cycling or strength training of the upper body tends to work well about 3 weeks after operation. You can then progressively increase the weight on your foot according to how you feel.
Plastic bag around the foot, tape with duct tape so that the bandage does not get wet.