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... The best thing you can do is get yourself into an exercise program of some sort where you stretch your muscles or else use a slant board or buy some yoga toes. ... (4 replies)
... he is a fine podiatrist." When I added that he wanted to cut into me, he said, "I retract my statement about him being a fine podiatrist." This surgeon was not for cutting, if not necessary. ... (16 replies)
... Hi! Thanks for your questions and I'm glad that some of what I had to say has helped! You actually sound like you have worse foot pain than I did. ... (15 replies)

... Thanks for sharing your experiences. I do hear that it's common practice to have a person wear orthotics after surgery. ... (5 replies)
Jan 8, 2006
... I agree that's the best. One of the things they will probably do for you is see about getting orthotic inserts. You can wear them in your shoes and this will help out a lot if you are on your feet all day. ... (7 replies)
... I recently read about another technique for treating morton's neuroma on another website called RF ablation. I'm sorry I don't know anything about it but you could do a search. ... (4 replies)
... Unfortunately, Time off the foot is the best healer. ... (7 replies)
To TPalmer
Jul 23, 2004
... Hi, CLC. I'll do my best to answer all your questions. ... (5 replies)
... I have a pretty high tolerance for pain, but I guess I opted for surgery on foot when the deformity was very noticable and I was having difficulty finding shoes that fit and did not hurt. ... (6 replies)
... I just saw your post and I wanted to share my experience with foot surgeries with you. I do wish you the best of luck with resolving your foot problems. It sounds to me like you have severe problems with your feet as have I. ... (6 replies)
... I agree with your doctor who said to ditch the orthotics and get into some strengthening exercises. I had orthotics years ago and all they did was make my feet very, very weak, which, in turn, made my leg muscles weak. ... (11 replies)
... questions for recovery. ... (6 replies)
... acia, the elastic band under your foot, is too tight, it can easily make your feet cold because tight muscles effect the blood flow to your feet and ankles. The best thing to do is to walk barefooted on hardwood floor, if you have hardwood floor. ... (10 replies)
... Btw orthotics did not work for me infact caused me more pain in lower heels,, just wear what feels best good luck. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Chubstercat, that is where I was last year. My foot has given me problems for many years, but I had made accomodations and managed okay. I had orthotics and good shoes and could still go for walks and such. Of course dress shoes were out of the question as were even lighter sensible shoes. ... (20 replies)
... here I was at 3 months out...... Actually just what you're saying about thinking you should be further along seems just where I was. It's going to swell on you for awhile. I'd say in retrospect mine swelled to some extent for a good 9 months or so even. Nothing like yours is doing now though. ... (7 replies)
... PLEASE!!! Use an OS for this operation. Mark Myerson at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore is probably one of the best. I had both bunions removed by a podiatrist and the second operation was a disaster. I have to wear special orthotics to compensate for the poor "carpentry". ... (17 replies)
... It might not get worse for you if they aren't that bad right now. ... (39 replies)
... Okay guys, heres my story. Without knowing all the medical terms involved I'll do my best to describe what my feet were like and what they are like now. I was born with no arches. ... (7 replies)
... I sought and found an orthopedic surgeon in Orrville Ohio who told me that he would have to fix the problem in order for me to be bunion free. I had arches built in both feet. It sounds simular to what TPB had done but they never took bone from my hip. ... (5 replies)

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