Members do not see these Ads. Sign Up. I am 16 and had surgery on Feb 3rd, two weeks ago. I am in a splint right now, and dealing with crutches. I detest crutches. My high school is very un-crutch/wheelchair friendly and its a struggle an pain to deal with moving around there. What do you think my chances are of getting a walking cast boot? Educated responses, please. Thank you.