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... 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". I can share more details. ... (17 replies)
... feet done. Please read previous threads starting about January, very good info as you can see the experiences as the weeks past during everyones post op period. For me bilateral was the right choice, however it is NOT for everyone. ... (6 replies)
... Just thought I would give an update in case anyone would wonder how I turned out! After months of searching and appointment after appointment looking for a good Dr. I finally found someone who made sense and I felt like I could trust. ... (7 replies)

... woman with a husband and 11 year old daughter. I have been having bunion pain for over 6 years and it has gotten progressively worse. ... (2 replies)
... woman with a husband and 11 year old daughter. I have been having bunion pain for over 6 years and it has gotten progressively worse. ... (0 replies)
... My primary care doctor from my HMO gave me a referral to a podiatrist. He immediately agreed with the need for surgery and we scheduled it to fit my circumstances. ... (11 replies)
... They carry cast protectors in all sizes. Until I found out that there was such a thing, I used garbage bags to prevent my bandaged foot from getting wet when I showered. Garbage bags worked, but the cast protector works TONS better. ... (10 replies)
... ons and one hammertoe and probably should have only needed to go to the operating room twice but because of some lousy surgeons, I recently went to the operating for the 6th time for these poor feet and I need to get the left one operated on again when my right foot is healed enough. ... (19 replies)
... if you count removing the hardware after the 4th surgery. The first was a bunionectomy about 8 to 10 years ago performed by a Podiatrist my primary care physician recommended. The bunion came back within 10 months. ... (14 replies)
... In seeking treatment for and OCD of the talus I was specifically warned against using a podiatric surgeon. When I started asking around as to why, I was told that podiatrists are not medical doctors. ... (21 replies)
... cysts in the bone. Contributing issues are that I have a long first metatarsal and my joint is elevated. Much of the pain also comes from my sesamoids. ... (3 replies)
... Hi Edge, it's a good thing that it's only one of your feet, but I can't imagine how you place your foot when you sleep. Walking since day one? ... (35 replies)
Foot Surgery
Dec 4, 2008
... op from a fibular sesamoidectomy.... ... (10 replies)
... who recommend I have an implant. Not metal. She claims she has never had a bad result and has been in practice for 11 years....I really liked her approach. Claims recovery is quick and I would be in sneakers within 10 days. ... (5 replies)
... iencing helped me get out of myself. Monster Bunion, I think you give good advice here and it must make you feel good to be able to impact other's lives in such a positive way. ... (21 replies)
... Please don't assume that orthopedic surgeons are better. My first surgery disaster was with an orthopod who specialized in foot and ankle. I thought that was enough and was an "MD snob. ... (7 replies)
Bad bunion surgery
Oct 19, 2003
... WOW! How difficult is it to get around at college with a nonweight bearing cast? ... (61 replies)
... Two for the price of one. ... (8 replies)


Associated Tags: bunionectomy, bunionectomy post-op, complications, double bunionectomy, foot arthritis, foot pain, hallux limitus, nerve pain, pain, questions to ask surgeon, surgery

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