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... I am wondering if all of you post bunionectomy patients out there experienced a REALLY stiff big toe. I am 2 weeks post op, and my toe feels like it is frozen in place ... as does the surgical site. I'm doing the exercises the doc gave me, but I'm having a hard time seeing how those are going to help. Is this normal? ... (6 replies)
... Hello chubstercat, I am about 1.5 hours away from Dr. Myerson office. He is really a great surgeon. I did see him on Monday morning and he agrees that my big toe is "frozen". He wants or is taking me back to the OR tomorrow morning and doing an ankle block. ... (22 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 29, 2009
... was feeling great until I did a little too much walking on it yesterday, and UGH, it let me know that was NOT a good idea. Back to the recliner with the bag of frozen peas. ... (162 replies)

... Before my surgery, I made sure my house was well cleaned, the laundery all done and made a few pre-cooked and frozen meals, (I know my family and as far as keeping up with the basic house work, it was not gonna happen...) So I got that as far ahead as possible. With pre-cooked meals it was easy for my hubs to just pop them into the oven or microwave ( he works construction so... (10 replies)
... dbgoalie......welcome to the board. Your years of frustration with the toe is understandable. Unless one goes through with the constant pain they can't understand. Wearing shoes and walking can be a challenge. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for all the advice!!! Its good to know that I'm not imagining this....I had a rough night last big toe was pretty sore all night, and again, I woke up 3-4 times after moving it....I guess, that's what the sensation feels like anyway. I'm up and icing it right away today...going to ice it more today than yesterday, and take it easy (was up and about in my... (10 replies)
... Someone else is on the board with a "frozen" toe. Could you have a similar situation? (4 replies)
... activity once the bone infection is gone but because of the bone loss I am at risk for stress fractures. Aargh! I think he's saying that if I try to force the toe to move I could easily break it. ... (5 replies)
... If you big toe is frozen, your activity will be based on what position it is frozen in. ... (5 replies)
... I have a quick question about what my doctor is calling a frozen toe. I had an Austin bunionectomy ten weeks ago and have since had two additional surgeries for both cellulitis and osteomyelitis. ... (5 replies)
Frozen toes
Jan 20, 2003
... As a kid, I used to play hockey on frozen ponds. I was notorious for my fingers and toes freezing and numbing regardless of precautions. ... (0 replies)
... emed to be finally subsiding. At 6 weeks post op I started feeling more like my normal self, although still NWB. I still get sharp shooting pains on occasion, my big toe is frozen and I have burning sensations on the bottom and sides of my foot. But a major improvement. ... (12 replies)
... I used to get ingrown nails on the left big toe and when I do feel pain, sometimes it's on that one spot that used to be troublesome. ... (4 replies)
... My Dr. believes in PT right away. I have also read that about other Dr.'s, but it does not seem to be the standard. My muscles and joints didn't like being frozen in the splint for 11 days. That's when my nerve pain started up again, on day 11. Up until that point I had been off of pain Meds for 2 days. ... (21 replies)
... Tenderfoot, I'm going to say this again...a BIG THANK YOU for starting this thread. It is so reassuring to know that we aren't alone. I'm actually starting to feel a bit better thanks to you all! ... (45 replies)
... made food, including frozen meals I cooked beforehand and canned food. ... (2 replies)
... I guess I should have been more specific in my post. Yes, he is talking about a fusion in my big toe with a plate to keep everything in place. ... (21 replies)
... months ago which she is very unhappy with because the doctor had never informed her that they would be putting in a permanent metal rod with two screws in her big toe. As a result she can no longer bend her toe at all, it is permanently frozen stiff in the same position and this is causing her pain when she tries to walk. ... (2 replies)
... I have an elastogel brand ankle wrap, I bought it from my chiropractor's office long before my surgery, but if you search the web you can find one to be delivered right to your door. It is also microwaveable if at sometime you need heat. There are also other brands available that work similarly. Another solution is that you can get a basic gel insert with neoprene or... (18 replies)
... the Chevron Osteotomy with a very common complimentary procedure to further correct the big toes, the Akin procedure. ... (0 replies)

Associated Tags: akin, bunion, chevron, foot surgery, hallux limitus, hallux limitus/rigidus, lapidus, recovery help, surgery

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