It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Foot & Ankle Problems Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 21Showing 1 - 20 of 422 for big toe fusion walking. (0.022 seconds)


... caused by walking to compensate for the pain in the big toe. However I did have to have the hardware taken out a year later as two screws were causing pain. ... (5 replies)
... (2 replies)
... Several months after the last of two failed foot surgeries to fix my Hallux Varus, I developed intense pain and swelling. It also was apparent that my big toe had shrunk. My podiatrist told me my toe "collapsed," and he'd never seen this before. He said the only recourse was to do a bone fusion. ... (2 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)
Big Toe Fusion
Dec 9, 2013
... i am scheduled to have Big Toe Fusion on Friday. I'm 62, in extremely good health. I have had problems with my right foot for about 6 years after falling out of a SUV and landing on my toes. ... (3 replies)
Big toe fusion
Oct 18, 2013
... Hi, any input would be very helpful. I had right foot big toe fusion 6 months ago, I was religious about no weight bearing for 6 weeks, went back with x rays and I left the office walking, it was all good. ... (3 replies)
Big toe fusion
Feb 10, 2012
... I had big toe fusion with three screws and a plate done at USC here in LA and I was walking in wide athletic shoes within three weeks of surgery (no crutches needed). It is now week 20 and all the sensativity in my toe is almost gone, things are 97 % normal. I'm back on the cross trainer at the gym (did the bike for weeks 4-12) and can wear almost all my shoes. The whole... (9 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. ... (12 replies)
... I am six weeks (nearly seven) post big toe fusion surgery, and have been trying to find information (without success) 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. Is it simply to alleviate pain and swelling (as one source told me), or does 'excessive' walking or standing contribute towards... (12 replies)
... Hi Chubster. I had a left big toe fusion in Dec 09 and wore a boot for 6 weeks then moved into trainers. Toe x rayed in March and still a fair gap between bones but my surgeon unconcerned and said he would look at it again in 6 months! ... (63 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)
... 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. After this my big toe was much shorter than my second, I could not bend my big toe very well at all. It did not bend down at all and up only a few degrees. ... (22 replies)
... I had a big toe fusion about 6.5 weeks ago. A few days ago, my dr. gave me the ok to go ahead and wear regular shoes and be full weight bearing. ... (1 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Apr 8, 2009
... I had my right big toe fusion done jan 3rd 09. Small amout of bone was taken from my heel and two screws put in. Arthritis had damaged my joint and also a big bone spur. ... (37 replies)
... I just have had bone fusion of my big toe on both feet. I had arthritis that had eaten up the cartlidge and the bone was rubbing together causing severe pain. ... (10 replies)
... i dont think i can answer you because i didnt have the same thing as you. i had big toe fusion on the joint. my toe sticks up about 10 degrees. i was in a hard cast for 10 weeks and then went into a walking boot for 4 weeks. ... (10 replies)
... Doglover, welcome to the boards. Sorry to hear about your big toe fusion, I just went through the same thing. If you search by my username, you will find the string that I started detailing what I am going through. ... (10 replies)
... months post op big toe fusion, walking well, but discovering some unexpected annoyances. One problem, for me, is that my now shorter big toe does not properly fit over the Birkenstock toe bar, so I'm getting some unusual and bothersome wear on the bottom of that toe. ... (1 replies)
... op after a big toe fusion. He took out the stitches, and put me in a walking boot. ... (23 replies)
... I'm hoping I can get some advice from you good people about the ideal timing of fusion for the big toe on my left foot. I had a cheilectomy Nov 21, 2014 done by a highly recommended orthopedist. ... (2 replies)


Associated Tags: big toe fusion, toe fusion, toe pain

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 21

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:26 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2017 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!