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Big toe fusion
Jun 14, 2014
... I'm having toe fusion surgery on June 25th on my left toe. The hemi implant put in just 6 months ago didn't work and the joint is more painful than before. ... (3 replies)
... I would find a sports med ortho who is foot and ankle board certified rather than a pod though. ... (16 replies)
... fusion is the last resort. the fusion i had wont let me bend the big toe. ... (22 replies)

... and developed what I thought was a small bunion. The L big toe didn't hurt until I was around 35. ... (8 replies)
... I took a selection of shoes with me for him to see. It will of course stick up a little higher but that is OK with me. I also talked with another woman whose toe he had fused last year. She was out shopping and walking around the second week. Hobbled around the house the first week. ... (13 replies)
... I took a selection of shoes with me for him to see. It will of course stick up a little higher but that is OK with me. I also talked with another woman whose toe he had fused last year. She was out shopping and walking around the second week. Hobbled around the house the first week. ... (13 replies)
... screw placement will be at an angle to allow sports and low heels. My questions surround the surgery and recovery. One ortho Dr. ... (11 replies)
... arthritis and toe fusion surgery has been recommended as the best solution to end my pain. ... (4 replies)
... There are different kinds of osteotomies so be sure to get more specific information about which one and why. I had a cheilectomy with osteotomy on the left big toe. The osteotomy was to remove the bump on the top of the toe that impeded the movement of the toe. So, that was needed. ... (5 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)
Toe Fusion
Nov 17, 2010
... There are lots of threads here about big toe fusions. they work wonderfully well. They fuse it at an angle so that you can still roll up. Do a search on here for big toe or 1st met fusions. ... (35 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 26, 2010
... te broke the first day I was out of the boot. Apparently the xray didn't show under the plate that it had not yet joined. They immediately wanted to do another fusion with a bone from my hip, but a lot of the posts on this board were not too positive about that procedure. ... (162 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)
... gidus also. I first went to Dr. day, who was a general ortho, at pinnacle orthopedics, But after reading on here, I actually got Titchous doctor to recommend 2 sports ortho doctors, and Titchous doctor is one of the best. Sameh Labib at Emory, who I went to. And he has done NBA players. ... (13 replies)
... I'm Darren from England i'm 39 years old and had problems with my big left toe for years after stumping in playing football. I have bone on bone which was hurting me afer walking for a few hundred yds. ... (7 replies)
... but no pain. My advice. Even if it's broken, don't fix it unless it's painful. I don't know why my toe didn't fuse. I'm sorry you had all the problems you did, but unless you are having pain, I wouldn't have more surgery. I play golf at least 3 times a week. ... (162 replies)
... Thanks. I made appt. with ortho surgeon for Monday, and will get another opinion from him. He does feet for Sports Meds. I hope I get a better option than the ones the podiatrist gave me. I will let you guys know what I find out. Thanks again, I didn't know what to do. ... (13 replies)
... The "stuff" on top of the joint is bone build up from loss of cartilege in the joint. As the two pieces of the toe rub together it pushes bone to the top and forms that bump. Removing the chips, spurs and cleaning out of the joint is called a cheilectomy. ... (13 replies)
... I am in Florida, USA. Absolutely need either a chilectomey or a fusion of the 1st metatarsal. Bad arthritis at that joint AND at the joint in mid of the toe. ... (10 replies)
... I severely jammed my big toe several years ago during sports which set in motion a degenerative condition. ... (17 replies)


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