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... displaced fracture. Sometime I worry it will make extra bone grow too much on top of the hardware. Did you saw you surgeon thought infection risk goes up with more scar tissue? ... (3 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)
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)

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)
... I had it done and it was kind of a big deal. My foot looks good but movement is really limited. In hindsight, I should have waited longer. ... (3 replies)
... How long did you use pain killers after big toe fusion? ... (5 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Jun 5, 2007
... There are quite a few of us on this forum that has had their big toe fused. ... (10 replies)
... I had my big toe fused with graft, plate and screws in May '06. ... (8 replies)
... I have a plate and 4 screws and also a pin sticking out of the big toe. The surgery took pretty long. I did not get to see the doctor afterwards. I have my first post op appointment next Tuesday the 6th. ... (12 replies)
... I am having my big toe fused with graft from freeze dried sources because the Keller bunionectomy in November failed. ... (12 replies)
... I had big toe fusion with plate and 7 screws from smashing my foot. ... (9 replies)
... for big toe fusion surgery. ... (6 replies)
... i had big toe fusion almost 6 years ago, but i had 7 screws and a metal plate. after a year, the hardware was removed because it was so painful. did your toe fuse? ... (5 replies)
... A year ago I was anxiously awaiting my surgery to fuse my big toe joint. I went through different stages of anxiety. ... (2 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. ... (21 replies)
Big toe fusion
Aug 5, 2009
... I had my big toe fused on 24th June this year, due to arthritis and no cartilege left. I have a metal plate and 5 screws in my foot, which will stay there. ... (3 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jun 28, 2009
... I had a big toe fusion 4 days ago, with screws and a metal plate. It was very painful the moment I came round, but by the 3rd day it wasn't so bad. ... (162 replies)
... It looks like a tendon has moved on top of the plate and is literally sawing on the edge when my foot is overworked! yuck. ... (21 replies)
... I had an 8 week check today. The doctor said it seems to be healing well. There is a plate and six screws. He said the tingling I've been feeling on the top of my foot is normal healing. It should eventually go away. ... (1 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)




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