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... Thank you, Debbie. I'm happy to hear that your gait is unaffected. When I splinted my big toe joint, it reduced the ankle flexion, so I assumed I would walk with a limp or a rigid gait after surgery. And you can wear normal shoes again. ... (9 replies)
... i had an implant put in my big toe after a failed bunion surgery. the implant did not work. the only alternative was toe fusion. it will be a year in novemember. the pain went away, but i had to change what shoes to wear, exercise and my outlook on life. ... (9 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 would also tell you not to do the replacement implant, they have a very high failure rate and a lot of doctors will not even do them because of the high failure rate. ... (16 replies)
... I have certainly learned alot from reading other posts on this board, but I would also like to get feedback on my question of whether to have big toe fusion or the implant. ... (16 replies)
Big toe issues
Apr 30, 2011
... derstand your apprehension about the spur but seriously, it wasn't a problem when I had it done. In fact, while it was a little longer down time right after the surgery than the neuroma, long term it healed faster. ... (13 replies)
... I had a big toe joint replacement done almost three years ago. ... (25 replies)
... I'm a 56 year old very active woman who had silicone joint replacement surgery in 1988. The pain I had that caused me to have the surgery never went away. Twenty years later, the joints are breaking down and affecting the surrounding tissue and bones and are now more painfull than ever. ... (3 replies)
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Fusion of Big Toe
Dec 21, 2009
... it then comes back with a vengeance. I described mine as a numb tingling pain and so my POD removed the nerve in October. Low and behold about the 5th day after surgery there was that pain again. I would love to try and pin this down. I'm considering acupuncture if I don't get some relief. You sound astute in medical things. ... (162 replies)
... hi i had my joints in my left and right big toe replaced 2 years ago.i was still having pain even after year. ... (18 replies)
... Hi shortnsweetnky, I had that surgery on Oct 28th. I get my stitches out tomorrow. YAY. There are lots of threads that talk about this, usually with the title of big toe fusion, or similar. I have heard good reports, and am hoping for good results for myself. ... (18 replies)
... of a big toe joint fusion. Well that is what he had to do. ... (18 replies)
... Hope your surgery has gone well, Northwind.... Would really appreciate any input you'd care to share if and when you feel up to it.... ... (25 replies)
... big toe threads in here for more information. ... (25 replies)
... I had bunion surgery and it didn't take. Cartlidge is pretty much gone. Walking with pain... Anything new out there for a joint replacement. My doctor wants to do a fusion. ... (25 replies)
... Hi, I don't know if anyone on this Thread is still communicating or not, but if anyone is, I need some advice. I have been told I need to have my big toe fused or joint replacement. Does anyone have an opinion on joint replacement vs. fusion? ... (162 replies)
... Getting my fusion was the BEST thing I did! Quick history....in August 96 tripped over baby gate and fracture toe and joint although never picked up. Had surgery in Dec 99 to try and repait joiont and was totally unsuccessful. In Dec 00 I had a joint replacement of big toe. ... (28 replies)
... I am facing surgery on the joint of my Rt. big toe. Which is best, joint replacement or fusion? ... (13 replies)
... om survirors. I'm a healthy 61 years young housing inspector who is on his feet many hours per day. For several months now I have had serious pain in my my right big toe joint. Being a Vet I recently went to the VA Hospital in Baltimore for an evaluation. ... (33 replies)


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