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... I am a senior, almost 70, with arthritis. Arthritis is in my large joint to the big toe, and painful. My Dr. said it is bone on bone, and scheduled me to have the joint replaced by a plastic joint. ... (7 replies)
... is when I am barefoot my foot doesnt contact the floor under the big toe. I have to make a concerted effort to make it happen. When I step with the crutches I hit heel and then outside edge of foot. ... (9 replies)
... The smartoe devices have been nothing but a nightmare for me. This Tuesday will mark 3 months since my surgery and my toes still hurt, and foot still swells all the time. I still cannot walk. ... (18 replies)

... CON JOB as you did and it is SO FREAKY..! I think they teach this Con Job poor me the Dr act in Med school in case a surgery goes south, so they can get us feeling sorry, friendly towards them so that there is a MORE of a connection then other patients JUST SO WE WON'T ATTEMPT TO SUE.! ... (31 replies)
... Hey there, I went to DSW shoe ware house and purchased some slip on velcro Easy Spirity brand sneakers. They had no heel, like a slip on shoe/mule. These worked perfectly. This was only after my pins were removed. I was only out of work 1 week. I had a cast on for 7 days, then they put me in a Aircast boot. I had the pins in for 5 weeks total. I had crutches at work, I... (18 replies)
... DEAR NORTHWIND!!! THANKS for that quick response!.... Glad to hear your major complaint seems to be crankiness and cabin fever - not major pain or complications etc.... may I recommend Project Runway? They have 4 seasons on DVD now.... Also - House - again, 5 seasons on DVD.... Hugh Laurie as the crankiest, rudest doctor in the world is somehow very refreshing.... And... (25 replies)
... I am searching for a doctor to perform surgery on my hammer toe. Today I saw Dr. Moy as suggested by a friend. He is the fourth doctor that I have seen regarding my surgery. ... (73 replies)
... free recuperation. While it is known that the recovery from bunion surgery can be very difficult and the pain excruciating, I had no need for any pain pills and was on my feet for limited periods the first week. ... (73 replies)
... dropped on my foot from about 15ft in the air. I had steal toe boots on it and made the toe part bend into the joint. ... (8 replies)
... Thank you for your reply, Debbie. I will research the procedure I mentioned but it seems like the fusion surgery is the most widely recommended of all the alternatives. I have a feeling that I may have to go for the fusion and that isn't so bad I suppose. ... (8 replies)
... i had big toe fusion. i first had an implant, but it didnt work. its been 2 years and i am fine without any pain. ... (8 replies)
Big Toe Surgery
Aug 9, 2008
... cellent results as well. They are people who play tennis, golf and run....One side effect of this procedure is that you lose your "push off" power in your large toe and thus put more pressure on your other toes. ... (8 replies)
... I had surgery this past Monday for Hallux Rigidus. Over the years I was on Advil, special orthotics, etc. I spend my time between the NE and Fla and had several opinions. ... (12 replies)
... procedure which removes a portion of the joint and cleans up the bone spurs, etc. It is called a Keller Bunionectomy and this is what I have chosen to have. My surgery is scheduled for Mon. June 23rd.... ... (5 replies)
Toe Fusion????
Jun 17, 2008
... Hello everyone i have not been here for a while. A little history, I am a very athletic 25 year old male, 2 years ago I dropped a 45lb dumbell on the joint of my big toe and crushed it. I was in a cast for 6 weeks. a year later went to the pod and he said the joint was almost fused together and it was killing me. ... (7 replies)
... No one knows their own body better than themself, and you need to feel confident that the surgery has gone correctly. ... (45 replies)
... I am really amazed at the speed of my recovery, after my 2nd surgery when I had an implant I was in so much pain for months following surgery and it was all I could do just to hobble around during the day. ... (3 replies)
... I finally felt good enough to update everyone. I had the titanium implant removed last Wednesday. ... (1 replies)
... I finally felt good enough to update everyone. I had the titanium implant removed last Wednesday. ... (11 replies)
... out a limp. That is pretty amazing since I also have a fused ankle. I don't have the normal range of motion in my ankle, and no ability yet to push off with my big toe, so I bought a pair of shoes with a rocker sole. They really do the work for me. I am amazed at how much better I walk in them. ... (10 replies)


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