Dean Winters living in pain after multiple amputations

“I’ve got neuropathy on, you know, on a whole different level where I can’t feel my hands and my feet,” he informed Page 6. “But if I stepped on a pebble, it’s like I go through the roof.”

The “Law & Order: SVU” and “Oz” star practically passed away in 2009 after contracting a bacterial infection and entering into heart attack.

After several operations and suffering gangrene, physicians cut off 2 of his toes and half of a thumb.

That’s left him with pain.

“It’s a very weird dichotomy. It’s like, it’s very hard to figure out. Nothing you can do about it,” he stated. “I’ve been sucking it up because, you know, the alternative is not a place where I want to be.”

He likewise stated he practically missed playing “Mayhem” in the Allstate commercials due to the fact that he believed he’d be hospitalized with another surgical treatment, however the insurer was “relentless” in signing him to play the character

“It’s crazy if you look in the Webster dictionary, the Old English definition of the word ‘mayhem’ is ‘one with amputations,'” Winters stated.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.