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... I had bunion surgeries on both feet about 10 years ago. Both big toes started to shift direction towards the second toe few years ago. ... (1 replies)
... I found a gel toe separator at the drugstore and it really does the trick. ... (4 replies)
Toe Separators
Oct 26, 2009
... Happened about 6 weeks ago. Just woke up one evening and my foot was swollen at my big toe. Went to the Dr. and they thought it was gout, but all tests showed it was not, also no infections. ... (2 replies)

Toe Separators
Oct 26, 2009
... The effectiveness of the separator would depend upon what is really wrong with your toe. Could the swelling in the big toe be from infection? ... (2 replies)
Toe Separators
Oct 25, 2009
... I am currently working temporarily in Kuwait and was referred to a Foot specialist for pain and swelling in my big toe for the past 2 months. She did some tests and said I needed insoles and to wear a toe separator. ... (2 replies)
... no diabetes. Over the years, I had a corn on the inside of the second toe on my right foot. Me or a podiatrist would trim and trim. About 3 months ago, I went to a podiatrist and she trimmed REALLY deep. ... (4 replies)
... I have flat feet and I have bunions on both my feet. My right foot has it worse though. I am too young to have surgery on it. My mom bought me these gel toe separators to put in between my big toe thinking that since I am still growing it will straighten out if I keep wearing them. ... (12 replies)
... sandals and get a soft bunion splint that you can wear inside your shoes, as well as a soft gel toe separator to put between your big toe and 2nd toe.. ... (6 replies)
... I sure wish toes could be trained, too! Glad to hear the gel separator is helping. Best wishes with your back treatment. ... (4 replies)
... months ago. I wore a boot and an ace bandage with a toe separator. I removed the boot and the bandage at the end of the 2 month period. I have been wearing athletic shoes and a shoe with a good arch support. ... (0 replies)
... Hi Elaine. So i understand that your 2 toe overlaps your big toe just a little. i mean it doesn't look that obvious. You may try using a toe separator but i do believe it's not necessary. It's important to feel confortable. ... (32 replies)
... Before the surgery the big toe was 'pushing' the remainder toes to the right. ... (0 replies)
... Well, what kind(s) of anesthesia did you have, and does your foot look good? TIA. I'm just starting to research this. (15 replies)
... Some of you are lucky to have felt less pain than I did! I have a below zero pain threshold and I am a big baby! ... (240 replies)
... I only dance occasionally now and only do it for fun. I have had trouble with my range of motion in my big toe. Because of this I am not able to releve on my surgery foot as well as I am on my good foot. ... (17 replies)
... a small piece of loose bone like a debris from when he cut it during the surgery. He told me not to walk on it too much and it will dissolve in time. As for the toe angling a bit to the other toes and the second toe slighting overlapping onto the big toe, he said to wear a toe separator long term when I go out! ... (240 replies)
... weightbearing for 4 weeks, then moved to one crutch, then at about 7 weeks, moved from my big black boot to sneakers. I was in physical therapy twice a week for 5 weeks after I got into sneakers. ... (15 replies)
... I had surgery two years ago for arthritis and hammer toes, and had constant pain which was getting worse. Recently I went back to my GP to ask for a referral to an orthopedic surgeon, to get an MRI and to get a scrpt for pain killers. He said it would be best to try pain management for nerve damage. So that's what I'm doing. I've been on medication for about 2 and a half... (32 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy on my right foot 13 years ago and lost my range of motion in the big toe. And though I lost the bunion my big toe now goes inward and under my second toe creating much pain and an ingrown toenail on the big toe. ... (32 replies)
... For what its worth my doc said the big toe naturally gravitates inward a bit post op. My first surgery did and I want my second one to do it but its staying very straight. ... (15 replies)




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