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... Hello, I have some really problem feet that have only gotten a LOT worse after surgery and I'd like to ask specifically if anyone has experienced something that occurred to me recently? ... (7 replies)
... The big toe will be anchored with screws and a plate. ... (4 replies)
... for the fusion to fully "knit" together. I'm able to tolerate the stiffness, soreness and pain in my big toe if take Aleve or Advil on a regular basis which I know is not good to do for the long run. Do you do that to control your pain? ... (4 replies)

... Every case and every surgeon are different. You need to talk with him about how he does it and what he's post op instructions are. The surgeon I plan to use IF I do the fusion has said I'd only be off it for two weeks and then I could drive (right foot big toe) and go back to work. He'll use a plate. Some don't. Be sure to query your surgeon with all your questions. ... (4 replies)
... arthritis and toe fusion surgery has been recommended as the best solution to end my pain. ... (4 replies)
... Dear Bella, I see that titchou has given you good info. I just wanted to send you a hug and tell you that I had the same surgery with a plate and a flat toe, and the same emotional reaction. It feels like a terrible loss. ... (2 replies)
... rsal bones, and had a severe ankle dislocation. Had it set, then in Dec, had a external fixator for 7 weeks, then a boot cast. When I finally started walking, my big toe was lower, and my heal is a lot higher, making a high arch. As a result, my foot rolls to the outside. ... (0 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 had triple arthrodesis ion aug 31st. My fiberglass casts did not loosen up a whole lot either. ... (2 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 20, 2010
... I had my big toe fused using cadaver bone in Oct of '09. At the same time I had other work done on the hind foot. You can check past posts if you like, it is all there. ... (162 replies)
... My cast goes just beyond my toes. I can barely see the tip of the big toe. Don't know what they will give me tomorrow. Probably it is long as they shortened the 2nd and 3rd toe. ... (59 replies)
... I had my big toe fused on August 11, 2006. I have a plate and six screws as well as a pin. I wore a surgical wedge shoe for six weeks. ... (8 replies)
... and I had a clicking noise but dr had no idea where it was coming from but he told me he would find it and do whatever he had to do to fix whatever he found. So surgery day comes and what he found was that my ankle was extremely unstable, the aftl was completely tore so he reconstructed that. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, to all those who have had, or are contemplating surgery on an arthritic toe. ... (2 replies)
... Yes, it was arthrodesis where the joint cartilege is removed and the bone of the toe and the foot are put together and a metal plate with 8 screws hold it together until union takes place. ... (3 replies)
... BTW, the name of the surgery that is scheduled is Arthrodesis of the first MTP joint. ... (18 replies)
... ORIf, Mid foot fusion x2, hardware removal, and toe nail matrix removal. So now, I'm 9 days post op and having some odd things going on. ... (1 replies)
... ordination, to have some movement in the big toe. Also because my L foot is weak and suffering badly. ... (9 replies)
... knee, big toe, maybe the other leg. ... (10 replies)
... We all heal at different rates. I had an osteotomy of big toe and triple arthrodesis on Oct. 12th 2010 and am still not back to work properly because of some wound healing problems. I think my bones healed fine. Don't be disheartened. ... (6 replies)

Associated Tags: akin osteotomy, bone fusion, bunion surgery post op care, bunion surgery recovery, bunions, dorsal bunion, pain, recovery, surgery, toe fusion, triple arthrodesis

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