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climbski2

Mountain climber
Anchorage AK, Reno NV
Nov 22, 2013 - 10:11pm PT
Keep healing up strong
ElCapPirate

Big Wall climber
Reno, Nevada
Nov 23, 2013 - 01:15pm PT
Thanks guys!!!

Life is good here in Ogden, I'm healing up just fine. Quit the Oxy three days ago, cold turkey. They had me on 60mg of OxyCodone and 40mg of OxyContin, per day. I noticed them getting low so I just quit and have some on standby, just in case.

Think I'm good to go, though. Just being cautious because everyone is telling me how addictive they can be.

Cheers!

Healing up!
Healing up!
Credit: ElCapPirate
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Relic MilkEye and grandpoobah of HBRKRNH
Nov 23, 2013 - 01:35pm PT
Nice Ammon! Just think, a while back you thought youd never see that again!


And yeah- those pain meds,, i was on them for over a year with my shoulder- i called em "happy pills" and was a GRUMP without them. Schmoozily oozily good they are!


and whats your addy there?
TwistedCrank

climber
Bungwater Hollow, Ida-ho
Nov 23, 2013 - 01:45pm PT
Oxy = hillbilly heroin
ElCapPirate

Big Wall climber
Reno, Nevada
Nov 23, 2013 - 03:45pm PT
Captain's Log:

Captain's Log:
Captain's Log:
Credit: ElCapPirate
WBraun

climber
Nov 23, 2013 - 03:55pm PT


Unfuking believable !!!!! Mindblower !!!!!

Frankenstein looks 98% New !!!!

Wow they did ever do such an excellent job putting Humpty Dumpty back together again ....
ElCapPirate

Big Wall climber
Reno, Nevada
Nov 23, 2013 - 04:03pm PT
Those guys are amazing, Werner. I have so much respect for them. They said they would have given it the CHOP 10 years ago. I'm happy Humpty Dumpty didn't do it back then. Cheers, my friend!!!
Big Breasted Woman

Trad climber
The Brown Crack
Nov 23, 2013 - 04:26pm PT
Wow, Ammon! Can't believe how freakin' good your leg/ankle looks! Amazing! The docs sure did a fantastic job putting that mess of a puzzle back together again! They must have given you a shot of Kryptonite the way you're healing so quickly! Keep up the good work!!!
'Pass the Pitons' Pete

Big Wall climber
like Ontario, Canada, eh?
Nov 23, 2013 - 04:32pm PT
Holy crap, looks great!

Man, I can't believe it. Glad you are so lucky, mate!
chez

Social climber
chicago ill
Nov 23, 2013 - 05:26pm PT
Gotta love modern surgeons, looks great!
ec

climber
ca
Nov 24, 2013 - 12:43pm PT
Ammon, best for a speedy recovery!

The 'full disclosure' has kept this thread real, man. Amazing!

 ec
Largo

Sport climber
The Big Wide Open Face
Nov 24, 2013 - 05:12pm PT
I was so ruined with pain that if I didn't take Oxy for a month after my last surgery, I could only white knuckle it and shake and seeth. Then it got a touch easier and I quite when I ran out and was over it in a day. Sure helps when you need it, though.

JL
BASE104

Social climber
An Oil Field
Nov 24, 2013 - 06:09pm PT
You will have a good scar. I don't know if you have ever met Mark Hewitt, but he compounded both femurs from a line over from a building. His legs looked like they had been bitten by a great white shark.

While he was healing up, he thought up the line release mod. That has saved quite a few legs since.
T2

climber
Cardiff by the sea
Nov 24, 2013 - 08:54pm PT
Werner said it best!


Ammon hats off and much respect to your surgeons. Looks like they did their part, now it's up to you to even make them look better with your rehab and physical therapy.

Nothing but the best vibes your way brother!
neebee

Social climber
calif/texas
Nov 24, 2013 - 09:20pm PT
hey there say, ammon....

wow... and wow, again...

what a wonderful good heal... they did amazing work...

feels to good to see such a success for someone...
oh my...


thanks for sharing and may this adventure, be used to help others, too,
as to encouragement along their hard ways, if need be...


very happy for you!!!!
god bless!!
Gene

climber
Dec 4, 2013 - 07:55pm PT
Ammmon,

How's the recovery coming along?

Best,
g
ElCapPirate

Big Wall climber
Reno, Nevada
Dec 5, 2013 - 12:01pm PT
How's the recovery coming along?

Hi Gene, my recovery is going very well, thank you.

I can put full weight on my leg, although I only tried once because it still needs time for the screws to bind with the bone. I was supposed to be at the doctors today to get the staples out. But, we had to postpone it until Tuesday because of the weather.

I'll post a pic when I get the staples out.

Cheers!
jammer

climber
Dec 5, 2013 - 12:16pm PT
topo cred...
Bad Climber

climber
Dec 5, 2013 - 01:09pm PT
Mr. Pirate: You are looking great! Although the pic kinda makes yer leg look like a manikin's!

Carry on.

BAd
Captain...or Skully

climber
Dec 5, 2013 - 01:44pm PT
Hope your recovery is going well bro.
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