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... it is painful at the suture point whenever I extend the big toe and secondarily, the little toes. My PT tells me that that pain may not go away and I may not be able to extend my big toe past a certain point anymore. ... (9 replies)
... Are you sure you didn't have your big toe fused? ... (5 replies)
... stiff big toe to walking again. ... (5 replies)

... I had bunion surgery and PT is not part of the process. I'm 6 weeks after surgery and allowed to put shoes on and drive again once I can. But I need to 'rehab' myself to get myself back into a shoe from the surgical/ non bending shoe now that the break is healed. But the bottom of my big toe kills when I try to bend/walk etc. What's the safest way to work myself back into... (5 replies)
... after just two weeks and said that if I didn't, I might never regain total flexibility and range of motion. ... (4 replies)
... that my big toe dislocated and later had to be fused. ... (23 replies)
... I am 10 days post op today and I too have a big gap between my big toe and the other toes. ... (5 replies)
... I'm one week post op after a bunionectomy, and everything is going great! No pain, walking around all day, etc. However, I have the sensation that my big toe sticks up just a little more than the other toes. ... (5 replies)
... My podiatrist is suggesting partial big toe joint replacemnt. I'm nervous about it, but don't want fusion. ... (29 replies)
... Hmmm....can't say as that would help much with flexibility but perhaps that's normal for the procedure you had. ... (6 replies)
... Hey Pearl, massaging them really helps. I used to massage my feet on the incision areas, toes and balls of my feet every 3 hours when they were ready to be massaged (2 weeks post op for me). The mechanical action creates "microtears" on the scar tissues so that the scars can break down faster as well as other suggestions of exercises and movement of the joints to improve... (12 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Aug 17, 2009
... my left great toe has had 2 surgeries. ... (162 replies)
... I hope it's okay to take a kind of poll on how those of you who had surgery for a problem similair to mine fared after surgery. About four years ago my right toe which always had a small bunion turned into a big bunion. The big toe then begin to move over toward the second toe. ... (14 replies)
... When I was 15, I completely destroyed the end knuckle of my big toe. I was kicking a soccer ball with my brother without shoes on, and when my foot was straight against the ball, he kicked and it shattered that knuckle. ... (17 replies)
... my great toe wont grasp the strap and my 2nd toe which also sticks up prevents me from walking at a normal pace. i slide out of the flip flop. ... (2 replies)
... Does anyone know if forced manipulation of the big toe joint (the first metatarso-phalangeal joint), along with a steroid injection, can increase flexibility, or if it might have negative side effects? I had a double bunionectomy three years ago (can't remember what type it's called, but both the first metatarsal and big toe bones have been cut diagonally and realigned with... (4 replies)
... I have a question. I have had osteoarthritis in my big toe for the last 30 years. There is no flexibility left and my second toe is lying on top of my big toe. I have no bunions but I do have arthritis in the other metatarsal joints of my feet. ... (9 replies)
... I would guess it could be the bandages holding your toe up. Regardless, one week is way too soon to be able to tell what your toes are going to end up like!!!! ... (5 replies)
... I agree with jdm, getting the opinion of an orthopedic surgeon would be a good idea. (8 replies)
... Thanks for the shoe suggestion. I have tried several different pairs of shoe and found that I am in less pain in certain ones. But the pain never total goes away. Podiatry is backed up so itmight be a few more weeks to get seen. (8 replies)


Associated Tags: arthritis, arthrodesis, calcaneal osteotomy, evan's procedure, fdl tendon transfer, flat foot reconstruction, foot problems, foot surgery, pttd

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