Anyon, whose treatment includes acupuncture, will hope to start jogging within the next fortnight before building up to more vigorous impact work over the following five weeks.
"I'm 50-50 over it, but we'll see how it goes over the next couple of weeks," Bower told the Stoke Sentinel.
"If the injury responds how I want it to, then he should be OK. If it doesn't, he may miss the first couple of weeks.
"We are in unchartered waters and we don't know how the leg is going to respond when he starts running and doing more functional stuff."