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... I also had both 1st and 5th MTP done at the same time. I have two permanent screws in the little toe bone which resulted in being nwb for 6 weeks initially. ... (10 replies)
... took LONGER to heal than the Taylor bunion. The bone by the pinkie toe is smaller and heals quicker. When I had mine done I didn't have screws, my pod just put a removable pin in. ... (10 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Dec 10, 2013
... I am 9 month post-op from the same surgery. 56 yr old female with arthritis.... The doctor can answer you question about heel height when you have fused the bone. I can get away with a inch to inch and a half comfortably now but I don't want to push it no further. Your foot will tell you right quick like what it will stand and when you go past the comfort height. It hurts... (3 replies)

... arthritis and toe fusion surgery has been recommended as the best solution to end my pain. ... (4 replies)
... Hello, this is my first post on your board after doing a good bit of reading on the forums concerning big toe surgeries. ... (3 replies)
... n and out post. This is a long item. It is a followup to an earlier post from 4 weeks ago. This long post is intended to help readers considering or planning toe fusion surgery. I looked for this sort of information before my own surgery and couldn't find it. ... (0 replies)
... I am booked for surgery on both feet in two weeks. I have limited motion in the big toes already because of arthritis. In addition, I have bunions on both feet, although the bunion on the left foot is more severe. ... (18 replies)
... weeks most definitely. Not driving is also a big deal. But I can tell this will work out in the long term. ... (16 replies)
... I have certainly learned alot from reading other posts on this board, but I would also like to get feedback on my question of whether to have big toe fusion or the implant. ... (16 replies)
... OK, in that case, yes, I would wait till full recovery of other procedure. And I did great after the first cheilectomy. That's why I'm not concerned about the second one. ... (4 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! For so many of us, we worry that something isn't quite right with our "new foot" after surgery due to how long it takes for normalcy to return. ... (63 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Feb 20, 2010
... week mark of having my left big toe fused. These message boards have helped me understand some of the things I experienced, so I thought I'd share my experiences too. ... (162 replies)
... I am searching for a doctor to perform surgery on my hammer toe. Today I saw Dr. Moy as suggested by a friend. He is the fourth doctor that I have seen regarding my surgery. ... (73 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Aug 17, 2009
... I am 24 yrs old and when I was 17 I had bunion surgery on both feet. ... (162 replies)
... free recuperation. While it is known that the recovery from bunion surgery can be very difficult and the pain excruciating, I had no need for any pain pills and was on my feet for limited periods the first week. ... (73 replies)
... In aug 2007 I had my first surgery for a bunion. I did not have pain but was recommended by my doctor to have it done now, if I let it go much longer my recovery will be worse. Well my recovery was horrible anyway. I had the lapidus procedure done. ... (22 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)
... Didn't think to ask my pod. Glad to know your recovery time wasn't too long. Any discomfort from it now? ... (10 replies)
... Evidently, my sesamoids are arthritic and cheilectomy made it progress. Met with 3 orthos. One wanted to take both sesamoids out and fuse toe as it still has arthritis. Second wanted to take one sesamoid out and fuse. Third said fusion should stop movement of sesamoids, so no movement, no pain. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, I had a midfoot fusion in February 2015. According to my surgeon, the bones fused successfully. Surgery was due to arthritis. My foot remains swollen, although it has been close to 9 months. ... (1 replies)


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