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... 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. ... (12 replies)
... I am concerned about this because earlier this week my husband ended up at hospital emergency with extremely painful kidney stones which will need surgery as soon as the specialist can book him in. ... (12 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Dec 10, 2013
... I am 9 month post-op from the same surgery. 56 yr old female with arthritis.... The doctor can answer you question about heel height when you have fused the bone. I can get away with a inch to inch and a half comfortably now but I don't want to push it no further. Your foot will tell you right quick like what it will stand and when you go past the comfort height. It hurts... (3 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... weeks most definitely. Not driving is also a big deal. But I can tell this will work out in the long term. ... (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)
... 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)
Big toes fusion
Sep 26, 2009
... What is the recovery time for big toe fusion surgery (7 replies)
... I am so very sorry for everything you have been through. I can relate to the questions you are asking about toe fusion because I myself was extremely nervous as well. I will give you some background on what I went through. ... (22 replies)
... In aug 2007 I had my first surgery for a bunion. I did not have pain but was recommended by my doctor to have it done now, if I let it go much longer my recovery will be worse. Well my recovery was horrible anyway. I had the lapidus procedure done. ... (22 replies)
... OP never responded to her post so wonder what happened. I am 6 weeks post op. Great toe fusion with three hammer toes fused and metatarsals shortened. ... (6 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)
... I just had the right foot big toe fusion with a graft from my heel ... ... (14 replies)
... I am going for the same surgery on my big toe on Friday, would u mind telling my it went? ... (12 replies)
... worse and more frequent. By July of this year, I had had enough of the increasing pain, and new xrays and the very limited range of motion remaining in my right big toe indicated fusion surgery was necessary. ... (12 replies)
... I am so grateful I had them both done. I had 6 weeks zero weight bearing for both surgeries. The second one with the big toe fusion had a longer recovery time. I was not into shoes of any kind for 3 months. I was in tennies after 10 on the Triple A. I do still have some issues. ... (162 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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