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... I am so grateful I had them both done. I had 6 weeks zero weight bearing for both surgeries. The second one with the big toe fusion had a longer recovery time. I was not into shoes of any kind for 3 months. I was in tennies after 10 on the Triple A. I do still have some issues. ... (162 replies)
... fusion is the last resort. the fusion i had wont let me bend the big toe. ... (22 replies)
... I am 8 months big toe fusion and doing pretty well. I still have pain too but nothing like before. It isnt everyday and usually only if I have been on it alot or done alot of walking. ... (9 replies)

... The pin in my toe is straight. If you want to wear heels, you can get a pin that is slightly bent to accomodate higher heels. ... (21 replies)
... e sure is qualified. He does surgeries 3 days a week. I like him alot. We discussed my options and like you all are saying he said to get rid of the pain the fusion is the best way to go. ... (8 replies)
... off mostly but the throbbing definitely happens when I am standing still. I've had PT to loosen the joint of scar tissue but it seems that my toe gets worse after. I am really at a loss too. I try to carry on with my activities of daily life, but do notice that many are limited. ... (28 replies)
... Thanks so much for responding to me. Sounds like you had alot done to your foot. Now at over 4 months after your operation, has your doctor recommended Physical Therapy? ... (162 replies)
... but ask me again after I've had a chance to walk on it and can see how successful the surgery was. ... (102 replies)
... I have had rhumatoid arthritis for several years and am due to have a forefoot reconstrucition in the next few weeks. Fusion plus metetarsal head surgery. I am interested to know how you are doing now? ... (2 replies)
... I am scared to death to try a fusion because I am a "shoe woman", not a sporty one, and my possible change of my gait, or not wearing a pair of normal nice shoes will be the end of my life... ... (9 replies)
... I am 10 weeks post op from a big toe fusion and also had a bone graft from the hip. Doc wanted me nwb for 12 weeks total so i'v got 2 more to go. I will then be in a walking boot for 4 weeks. ... (1 replies)
Big Toe Surgery
Aug 9, 2008
... ibing. I put up with it for years trying to control it with NSAIDS, orthotics, etc. I also had 6 different opinions. Some recommend the Hemi Implant, others a fusion but the majority recommended the Keller Bunionectmy where they remove a portion of the affected joint and fill in the space with tendons. ... (8 replies)
... of my big toe, the one furthest from your foot. ... (99 replies)
... I had my big toe joint fused in Dec 04. ... (13 replies)
... My big toe only bends at the little joint up by the toenail. ... (13 replies)
... I had two pins in my big toe after a fusion removed. It was not bad at all when they were removed, the best part I could now at least try putting my foot into a shoe and having to worry about the pins anymore. Just don't watch and your pin will be out before you know it. ... (11 replies)
... My right big toe was fused in March 2003. As far as footwear goes, it has been trial and error. ... (4 replies)
... After I registered, they sent me down to xray, which surprised me as I didn't think I would have xrays at this appointment. After Xray I proceeded to the exam room using my crutches in my boot. ... (23 replies)
... rays the other week for both feet. He said that the fusion he did in Oct 2010 is fine and well healed. Then he tells me he has to fuse my subtalar joint on left foot and do a big toe osteotomy. ... (7 replies)
Hammertoe Surgery
Sep 15, 2008
... I had hammertoe surgery done on my right foot nearly 4 months ago. My toe was rigid so they did a fusion procedure where they remove some of the bone, straighten the toe and then it is held together with a pin for several weeks. ... (10 replies)

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