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... had a double bunionectomy done in 2004 by a Podiatrist, along with a 2nd toe being pinned on my right foot. After that surgery, I vowed I would never, ever have surgery again by a Podiatrist. Please be sure you have the best doctor for your surgery. If you haven't yet, please try to find an Ortho. ... (3 replies)
... I can only speak to the lapidus bunionectomy, I had one done on each foot. If I had three feet, I would have had to have three surgeries, I'm that lucky. Having surgery on your foot is a scary prospect for anyone, but you can help allay your fears by doing everything you can to prepare yourself and your house for surgery. ... (4 replies)
... Did you know right away that the first surgery didn't work? ... (1 replies)

... op for bunion surgery and also had my peroneal tendon repaired on the outside of the ankle. ... (37 replies)
... union. I go back to doctor tomorrow for my 8 week check up. I'm still totally NWB. It's been tough but hopefully the end is in sight. I'm glad your surgery went well! ... (17 replies)
... Hello Everyone! I wanted to write an update on my bunion surgery recovery since this forum was a huge resource for me the days and weeks following my surgery. I wanted to share my experiences in the hopes of maybe helping people that are going through what I went through. ... (4 replies)
... There are many types of bunionectomies and they all have different recoveries. Your doctor is the best source for this information. ... (21 replies)
... I had bunion and tailor bunion surgery on my right foot four years ago. I had external pins. My husband called it "Frankenfoot". ... (4 replies)
... I had the austin cut and had 1 pin in my foot for about 4 weeks. The doc decided to let me have the pin to secure the new cut instead of a screw. ... (18 replies)
... it takes a long time for the big toe to become flexible after a bunionectomy. ... (5 replies)
... That question is best addressed to your doctor. It mostly depends on the particular procedure you are having done, how long you will be NWB and what your job is. ... (9 replies)
... but am still numb, so I feel as if I am waiting for the other shoe to drop! I'm hoping the pain will be manageable... ... (87 replies)
... I could not agree with you more! I want the best doctor I can find. Again, thanks for your note. ... (19 replies)
... It all depends on how bad your bunion is. ... (1 replies)
... I think I may have made a big mistake. I may have allowed my podiatrist do simple bunion surgery on my feet when I should have had Decompression Osteotomy surgery. I would like to hear what people here have to say. ... (6 replies)
Bunion surgery
May 22, 2009
... We are in NH and want to go to the best doctor, but we don't know of anyone who has had foot surgery for recommendations. She has begun to complain of pain daily after being on her feet. ... (2 replies)
... Yeah, the cast cover for the shower was the best thing ever! I had to buy one myself because my doctor said not to waste the money and just to tape plastic grocery bags on my leg. Umm, no. Too tedious and wasteful for me. ... (13 replies)
... I've inherited my mother's bunions, and I've known for a long time that one day I would need to have the surgery. In the last few years the bunion on my left foot has gotten much worse. ... (9 replies)
... hours a day except for short trips around the house. Swelling at that point is very normal. ... (9 replies)
... Unless your doctor says you need to be in a cast or walking boot, you should not need a wheelchair unless you want it for getting around outside. ... (7 replies)


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