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... Hi, I am having a big toe fusion in a week's time. Can you please let me know how you are getting on now? ... (3 replies)
... Let's just say I'm looking forward to the day when it doesn't even cross my mind that I had toe fusion surgery performed! ... (63 replies)
... 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)
Big Toe Fusion
Apr 21, 2009
... isn't as bad as the other one was so I am holding off. I think it's slowed down some since I started wearing better running shoes, rotate them and get new ones after 350 miles. ... (37 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Jun 5, 2007
... I am being referred for a fusion of my big toe joint. The joint is full of arthritis to the point that the joint is totally destroyed with no other options available. ... (10 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)
... I had hallux limitus or hallux rigidus treated conservatively for years but finally had to opt for surgery. A lot of research went into my decision making. Fusion of a joint essentially eliminates the joint. Pain in the joint is relieved as the joint is not there. ... (11 replies)
... I wear ASICS walking shoes for hiking. ... (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)
... Information on toe fusion. I had my big toe fused October 2nd. I was in a large cast for 3 months and then in a large boot for 3 months. After physical therapy........ I am walking and exercising and living without pain. I listened to every word my wonderful doctor said. ... (162 replies)
... I had my right big toe fused on Oct 28, 2009. It was a really hard decision to make. I got new orthotics the year before, and spent a ton of money on comfy shoes. ... (28 replies)
... Since then, I have been experiencing a jamming feeling in the toe, be it in shoes or barefoot. ... (28 replies)
... I had a bone graft from my hip fused with the joint due to an osteotomy done 2 years ago which left my toe alot shorter, so to lengthen it back to normal size the doc said that would work best. That was no big deal, the hip healed without complications. ... (2 replies)
... recovery from having their toe fused. ... (28 replies)
Big Toe Surgery
Aug 9, 2008
... You need to take a deep breath and then put this guy on hold. From what you are saying you have hallux rigidus. You probably have a bump on top of the toe joint. This condition is commonly called runner's toe, tennis toe, turf toe, etc. ... (8 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Jun 8, 2007
... My toe almost totally fused but it has fused crooked. It is over to the side underneath the second toe. After reading all of your responses I am thinking that perhaps I might ask the surgeon about a joint replacement. I am 63 years old and disabled. ... (10 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)
Big toe fusion
Jul 27, 2004
... Dodgytoe, Greetings, it has been a long time since you've been around. I had my toe fused March 3, '04 and it has healed well although I am still sensative at the point of the fusion. ... (3 replies)
... et worse over time. And, I had already learned how to run and play tennis with my joint stiff anyway due to the severe arthritis, and didn't even realize it. So after the fusion my big toe joint is exactly the same mobility wise as it was before, but I have no pain and can finally wear nice shoes again. ... (12 replies)


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