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... Has anyone ever heard of the implants in the big toe popping out of place? ... (2 replies)
... The right toe had a SILASTIC implant inserted in 2009. The surgeons I have seen have all maintained that implants are failing all over the world and the procedure is not longer done in England. ... (8 replies)
... When I had my big toe fused, my OS took the bone graft from my ankle, and as the big toe area was painful, I never felt any pain in the ankle. ... (8 replies)

... this implant has now failed. ... (8 replies)
... If there is not adequate cartilage in the joint, then an implant is needed. That is true for hip joint and knee joints...not just the big toe joint. ... (11 replies)
... and am facing more so I have done a great deal of research on it. Don't short change yourself in something this important. Your whole body is balanced by your big toes. Fusion isn't bad from what I understand. There are several posters here who have had them. Hopefully one will see this and respond. ... (11 replies)
... I had a titamium implant in the big toe joint as the cartiledge has goneabout a year ago. Had problems with my balance when I wuld lean off on that foot. ... (11 replies)
... n in Baltimore the other day and he was very impressive. Just wondering if there is anyone that had success after a failed fusion. The screw has backed out of my big toe and the bone graft was basically gone. Dr Myerson was very detailed in telling me what his protocol would be. ... (1 replies)
... Izzy, I too suffer from longtime Ra and big time damage to my feet. Right now I have a rigid plate in one of my big toes, done 9 months ago. ... (8 replies)
... My big worry is that I have been told by the first surgeon that bone grafts are notoriously unpredictable and often fail! ... (8 replies)
... My big worry is that I have been told by the first surgeon that bone grafts are notoriously unpredictable and often fail! ... (8 replies)
... You had the primus implant put in? ... (11 replies)
... I am having primus implant soon. ... (11 replies)
... There are different kinds of osteotomies so be sure to get more specific information about which one and why. I had a cheilectomy with osteotomy on the left big toe. The osteotomy was to remove the bump on the top of the toe that impeded the movement of the toe. So, that was needed. ... (5 replies)
... They fuse the joint if they have to remove the implant. There is no other option as I understand it. (11 replies)
... I know this type of joint resurfacing is the up and coming thing. You can also have cadaver cartilege impanted or use the capsule material in your own toe. My ortho wants to do the resurfacing next one me (both my big toe joints have had cheilectomies). I would find a sports med ortho who is foot and ankle board certified rather than a pod though. (16 replies)
... I had a joint implant done in 1992, so it has been almost 20 years. ... (16 replies)
... Hi Randy, I just read your post. I'm going through the same thing with my toe replacement of right big toe. I had a joint replacement in June 2010 Podiatrist in Naples...I have had nothing but trouble with it. Second opinion by orthopedic specialist MD. ... (4 replies)
... I had a hemi implant done in May of 2010...podiatrist recommended this instead of fusion because I was active and would have more movement in the joint... BIG MISTAKE! It has given me nothing but trouble since I got it. ... (16 replies)
... I had an implant done in Dec 2009 and in March 2011 I had the implant removed and had my MTP joint fused, with a bone graft. ... (16 replies)


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