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... Can I please ask the earliest someone has gone back to work after bunion surgery ? ... (4 replies)
... I'm a newbe here but am enjoying reading the posts. In March or April of 2013, I will be having bunion surgery. Why am I waiting so long? ... (5 replies)
... I have a scheduled bunion surgery on Oct. 1st. I want to try to go back to work after 2 weeks. I will be able to sit at my desk with my foot proped and I plan to ice it as well. Think this will be possible? ... (11 replies)

... I am 10 weeks after surgery for a bunion and a bunionette. I have screws in the bunion area and a pin at the bunionette site, which are permanent. Yes, recovery has been a breeze. I have followed my doctor's instructions to the letter. ... (4 replies)
... e having done and I think that will make a big difference. I had 1st metatarsal osteotomies with 2 permanent screws inserted. I was in post op shoes and was able to walk immediately using crutches. However, I wasn't really able to use the crutches and keep my balance with the pain meds. ... (5 replies)
... I went back to work after ONE WEEK. ... (21 replies)
... In addition to the obvious difficulty in getting around and the need to continue to elevate and ice, etc., I was surprised by how fatigued I was. The experience really sapped my body of energy. ... (19 replies)
... I had my surgery June 9th to repair the tendons and ligaments in my ankle. ... (6 replies)
... Rub, i had a bunionectomy in feb..and went back to work about 2 weeks later..3 days a week on my feet for 5 hrs straight..it was ok while doing it..but i paid for it at night.. ... (6 replies)
... Hi! First, I want to welcome you to this board, it is a great place for support and encouragement. So, do you know what type of surgery you are going to be having? ... (6 replies)
... OK, I have my bunion surgery scheduled for aug. ... (6 replies)
... right foot 7/23/04, left foot 11/22/04....My experience has been 7-10 days is a good breaking point. I came back to work after 7 days on the left foot & that was too soon. 10 was much better...but if you can elevate between 'legs' of your flight. (hehehe play on words) go for it. the excitement of the trip will keep you going. (5 replies)
... Typical recovery time is about 6 to 8 weeks. ... (1 replies)
... but after that, it was just tender. The problem now is, my doctor said that I should start using the crutches and my little surgical boot to start walking. Just standing on it brings a lot of pain and I am too afraid to walk on it. ... (0 replies)
... Hi..please I need someone to help me out!! I had bunion surgery 5 months ago, i was NWB for 2 mnths, after that the doc said to start walking with sneakers. ... (1 replies)
... I'm not sure if your question is for me or kasey10, but I'll answer. I was off of my feet for several days and then started hobbling around keeping surgical sandals on at all times. I was into tennis shoes at week 4 and could've gone back to work then for at least a few hours anyway (though I don't work). The key for me was ice and constant elevation. (3 replies)
... I think you should be able to go back to work after 6 weeks. Who knows, you may be fine after 4 weeks. ... (17 replies)
... Hi all...I am 5 weeks post op for bunion surgery. ... (3 replies)
... op on left toe and doing very well. I am back to work and walking fine. I also walk for exercise and work out at the gym. My foot does get sore after a long workout or work day. I still elevate when I get home in bed. ... (21 replies)
... I just had bunion surgery in March on my right foot and I officially took off for a week. Fortunately my job allows me to work at home so I worked at home for the next week and then went back to work. ... (9 replies)


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