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... dn't be undone and now I'm stuck with this horrible recovery. I have a bad back, bum shoulder and two knee replacements. I have my other foot that has the same problems and would need to be done also. All things combined I am discouraged, disappointed, and depressed. ... (31 replies)
... sorry to hear this. i did hear replacements do fail quite often. i had big toe fusion due to a failed bunionectomy. thank goodness it worked. i was non weight bearing on crutches for 12 weeks and then a walking boot for 4 more weeks. ... (2 replies)
... I had a big toe joint replaced as part of a bunionectomy in 2005. Soon after the surgery, the joint failed and now my big toe is a hammertoe, the bottom of which is more than 10mm off the floor. ... (2 replies)

Big Toe Problem
Jan 2, 2012
... I'm glad you have gotten it checked. My big toe problems were related to arthritis, so a little different from yours. Not being able to tolerate bedding on that toe propelled me to get it looked at. You might want to check out turf toe to see if that is what is happening. Your doctor will have a better idea on the 9th. ... (4 replies)
... In June I had surgery to fuse my right big toe joint and a 3 inch metal plate along with 6 screws placed. Just within the past few weeks the top of my big toe has begun to turn inward. I have been seeing a Chiropractor for the immense left hip pain I have been having due to the limping and gait issues I have developed. ... (7 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)
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)
... My first suggestion is that you find out a whole lot more about this than you evidently know now from your post. You might go over to the Foot Problems board as lot's of people over there have had this procedure. It is called a cheilectomy. ... (5 replies)
... The right toe had a SILASTIC implant inserted in 2009. ... (8 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)
... Hmm...I had tendinitis problems in my big toe after my surgery, but no burning. ... (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)
... 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. I have almost constant "ache" on the outside of the toe, feels like pinching a muscle. Went back to dr. ... (11 replies)
... issues on a regular basis, so I can assure you that you will not be judged. Also, remember that doctors are there to help you, not judge you, and these kinds of problems are very common. ... (2 replies)
... Hello, this is my first post on your board after doing a good bit of reading on the forums concerning big toe surgeries. ... (3 replies)
... it goes over my big toe and then straps around the foot. ... (1 replies)
... It's likely that if you get a fusion it will work. I have some other medical problems that probably allowed mine not to heal. ... (2 replies)
... i have had my big toe fused nearly 2 years ago and i am still having problems now i am wondering if having the screw removed would help? ... (3 replies)


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