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... Hi! I had a fusion on my big toe in October. At 6 weeks, there was no sign of fusion yet. I just went back to the doctor recently and found out I have broken my hardware. I have a CT scan scheduled to see if there's any bone growth now. ... (2 replies)
... The plate and screws definitely scare me, a lot of hardware in a little space. Were you NWB for a long time. I think I can heel walk after a few weeks in an air cast. ... (7 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)

... e condition tends to get worse. Just before the surgery, I couldn't take any walks. Even a 10 min. walk was a problem. Also, once you are no longer flexible, the surgery becomes even more involved then it already is. There is all kinds of information on the internet about PTTD surgery. ... (14 replies)
... Your post has given me a lot of information. I had my big toe fused on 16th Sept. 2011 with a rod and six screws. I am in the 4th week now post surgery. Would you tell me how your feet is now and are you able to move around without any problem ? ... (12 replies)
... about why it is necessary to keep your foot elevated and stay off your feet as much as possible for such a long period of time. ... (12 replies)
... My surgery will be big toe fusion, bunionectomy and hammertoes, and am curious and hoping that you are pain free by now. ... (11 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Dec 10, 2013
... I can get away with a inch to inch and a half comfortably now but I don't want to push it no further. ... (3 replies)
... and am in more pain than before. I now need to have a fusion. I have researched this subject extensively and have met with several ortho surgeons. My main goal is to be pain free and be able to be very active again. ... (11 replies)
... I have been exercising nearly all my adult life...sports as a young girl and today still work out weekly at the gym, have a personal trainer twice a week, do speed walking, and did two marathons in my 50's. ... (4 replies)
... and found the information very helpful. I've now had basal joint surgery on both hands and am very satisfied. ... (6 replies)
... you know, the big sandal with a rocker sole and lots of Velcro straps. ... (11 replies)
... My apologies if you are looking for a quick get in and out post. This is a long item. It is a followup to an earlier post from 4 weeks ago. ... (0 replies)
... I think the balancing in yoga is a bit of trial and error. We are supposed to make sure our weight is spread on three points, the ball of the big toe, the ball of the little toe, and the heel. The toe itself is not as big a part of it, really. For me, it is as much about focus as anything! ... (21 replies)
... Hi Sausage, I am now about a year and a half post surgery. Yesterday I walked 10K with the dog. I am planning to walk in the Weekend to End Women's Cancers in Vancouver in August. ... (21 replies)
... I would also tell you not to do the replacement implant, they have a very high failure rate and a lot of doctors will not even do them because of the high failure rate. ... (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)
... I am happy to share my experience, and hope it is helpful to you. ... (12 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)
... op from having my big toe fused. I had the surgery on Oct 28, 2009. It has been a pretty smooth process. I can walk and stand for long periods of time now. I do need to elevate it after longer periods of time down, but it is pretty good. ... (21 replies)


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