It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Foot & Ankle Problems Board Index
Pages: 1Showing 1 - 14 of 14 for bandage too tight after surgery bunion. (0.099 seconds)


... hobble after them. ... (2 replies)
... and to visit the doc every week. Even the potty breaks were hard on the foot. I'm betting the Ace bandage is putting a lot of pressure on your foot because it's too tight. ... (9 replies)
... days. Your bandage may be too tight due to swelling of your foot as well and might need to be cut and retaped. Did your doctor describe you any pain medication? ... (3 replies)

... Hi Pammie, welcome to this board. To be honest, I was taken aback to hear that your doctor told you to go take a shower on day 5 and let the water run over your stitches. Most of us was advised against having our feet wet until the stitches were removed (after the examination of doctor to make sure the wounds had closed nicely). So most of us had to get creative trying... (21 replies)
... for 20 min, my boyfriend took me out to breakfast, then we went home. This whole time I was putting light weight on the "shoe" they sent me home in, my foot in a bandage and ace bandage. ... (13 replies)
... Stitcher..i had an extra 10 days with bandaging. at 3 weeks the doc went to take out the pin, but my family doc who took out the stitches bound it too tight, so curved part the doc is supposed to use to pull out the pin had been pushed back into the foot and healed over. ... (5 replies)
... weeks ago. My doctor told me he was going to numb my foot with novacaine after the surgery so I could get 8 hours of relief and then I should start the meds. ... (18 replies)
... Yes it's expensive but after a month of recuperating, there is no amount of money worth risking any problems wearing a too tight shoe! ... (11 replies)
... arch are under gauze, tape and a tight ace type of bandage but those finally get cut off tomorrow and I dont believe I'll need to have any put back on. ... (14 replies)
... thanks to both of u. I have been on my feet way too much. i am a mom of 2 and my hubby works 12 hour days and kids are in school. so mom has to clean and take care of things at home. ... (5 replies)
... on a stiff surgical shoe and am bearing the weight on my heel and outer side of my foot. I was also bearing part of the weight on a cane. Nevertheless, I feel, after talking to my doctor this morning, that I did too much and I should be more careful. ... (7 replies)
Exercise
Nov 17, 2003
... ur favorite exercises, I recommend you focus first on foot exercises. Here are some I did at home and others that were done at physical therapy. I did pt 8 weeks after surgery. Highly recommend pt. ... (7 replies)
... My surgery was 2 days before yours on April 9. ... (114 replies)
... Hubby has been wonderful and loving to me. He took some days off to care for me right after the surgery. My 15 years old daughter has also been at home the past week as her mid term break, so I was lucky to time my surgery this way. ... (41 replies)


Associated Tags: advice, bunion, lapidus, pain, post-op, surgery, tips, week

Pages: 1

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:50 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2017 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!