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... m 35 male I suffer from big toe Arthritis and I have almost bone to bone contact in my big toe joint ,doctors advise me to have a fusion on my big toe joints but I am not sure about that how my walking would be after fusion. can I walk? ... (0 replies)
... urgeon who specializes in sports medicine and feet. Absolutely NOT a podiatrist. The basic procedure to clean out the joint is a cheilectomy. Straightening the toe with the pin could be any of several. ... (1 replies)
... I'm sorry you've gone thru all this. I've never heard of the tendon issue happening so I can't help you there. I've had cheilectomies in both big toe joints and last year had the right one fused. ... (7 replies)

... the other night just as I turned over in bed as I was dropping off to sleep I felt a TREMENDOUS snap like an huge rubber band had snapped inside the side of the toe where the tendon had been used for the surgery. I have to believe the tendon tore and I'm wondering if anyone else has had such a thing occur? ... (7 replies)
... I can walk, but have pain with every step. Had arthritis in big toe joints both feet. Can't image doing this all over on the second foot. Any ideas? ... (2 replies)
... I've had both big toe joints done and highly recommend that you see a sports med ortho who is Foot and Ankle Board certified. ... (5 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)
... 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 have never heard of 2 at the same time. what did your dr say. i had big toe fusion, but every case is different. i was nwb in a cast for 12 weeks with crutches. then went into a walking boot for 4 more weeks. ... (3 replies)
... I was told that both toe joints had major bone spur formations and needed surgery two years ago.... ... (25 replies)
... he gym daily, and playing tennis, with no pain at all. So, for me he is the best. I am in my 40's had never had surgery of any kind before, just bad arthritis in big toe joints, after 20 years on the hard tennis courts. May 22nd, I had my other foot done, same procedure, same Dr. ... (22 replies)
... d out that the problem with my feet is severe pronation. At every step, my arches collapse and my feet flatten almost completely, resulting in extra strain on my big toe joints...I'm only 28 and have moderate bunions on both feet, and these have been more and more painful over the last two years. ... (10 replies)
... Hello, I had both big toe joints fused a few years ago (on the advise of 3 different orthopedic surgeons). Those healed OK (after having both pins removed) but now I have pain in both ankles. After having ankle pain for maybe 6 months my doc (that did my surgeries) finally sent to to approx. 10 physical therapy visits. That seemed to help and I finished PT in January. ... (3 replies)
... I'm interested in hearing from anyone who went through a fusion of their big toe joint... ... (4 replies)
... everywhere for a solution to my problem or at least an indication of what it actually is. I have round circles of hardened skin over the bone where I assume the big toe joint is. This is on top of my foot not at the side so I don't think I have bunions. ... (0 replies)
... in my big left toe. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I'm 15 weeks post bilateral bunionectomy. I still have some swelling, not in my big toe but in the joints where the bunions were. I still have some numbness in the one foot that was worse. ... (9 replies)
... and he recommends a 5 toe amputation on my left foot vs, the more invasive bone graft in my big toe. ... (5 replies)
... I bend my toe back gently and push on the tendons that pop out under that lower big toe joint in the arch of my foot and hold it. ... (3 replies)
... Unfortunately, it didn't help much. I've gone to another doctor to see why I still have so much pain and he has said I have absolutely no catilege between my big joints in both feet, and that if I was his sister he would "demand" I have them both fused. ... (3 replies)

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