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... I been looking to have toe shortening Surgery on both of my feet. My 2nd toe on both are longer than my big toes. During the past few years I have gotten corns on both of toes. I got rid of the corns and now it's skin lesions on the toes. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for posting and sharing your experience. It sounds like your surgery turned out very well, congrats! ... (10 replies)
... you didn't undergo surgery for purely cosmetic reasons. ... (10 replies)

... I had bunion surgery over 18 months ago on my right foot for a severe bunion where my big toe was crossing over the second toe and pushing up through the top of my shoe. I had to have a Lapidus procedure where the bone further up in the foot was actually fused. ... (10 replies)
... onically, here I am again able to offer you a response to this question. I had bunion correction in order to relieve my discomfort, but at the same time I had my big toe shortened, not a lot as it doesn't look that much different. ... (10 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)
... Back in June 2011 I under went surgery to correct bone spurs on the main joint my big toe. The surgery consisted of removing the bone spurs and shortening of the connected metatarsal. The metatarsal was then reconnected using an angled screw. ... (0 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 big toe joint replaced in February. Prior to the surgical procedure I was supposed to have a bone chip removed from the big toe joint as the podiatrist indicated that the problem did not appear to be severe. ... (4 replies)
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Fusion of Big Toe
Apr 24, 2009
... ray. I'm despondent about the failure of this surgery and its effect on my life. I work as an attorney, and the wheelchair is not making my life easy to navigate. ... (162 replies)
... Guess it must be then. Just no way the 2nd toe was shortened in surgery unless the bone was cut in the 2nd toe or the 2nd metatarsal. Just can't happen. ... (10 replies)
... Jules3.........what I was told about shortening the second toe was clip an end off the one joint and fuse it....I'm not exactly sure how they will do mine because it has been fused twice already. ... (12 replies)
... There has to be the reason for your second metatarsal pain. Usually the pain in the second toe is connected to the big toe, as together they form metatarsal angle. You can ask about the relationship between them. How many mm shortening? ... (10 replies)
... doc about it last week and he mentioned that it is likely due to 'shortening' of 2nd and 3rd toes. I dont really know what to think at this point. In all my pre surgery reading I havent heard mention of this. ... (4 replies)
... first metatarsal, shortening of second and pin in the hammertoe.... ... (0 replies)
... I had my pre op visit with my surgeon today. I sure hope this is all worth it. He said I am not having bunion and hammertoe surgery I am having foot reconstruction. It will be about a 6 hr surgery. ... (15 replies)
... rays clearly showed the break, which has since started to heal but not in a straight line. I also have bad bunion issues, which may have stressed out the other toe bones and added to the fracture happening in the first place. ... (0 replies)
... Anyway, I havent had exactly the same as you may have, but I had fusion and straightening of the 1st IP joint on my big toe. This involved a pin going through the tip of my big toe all the way to the 2nd joint almost. ... (20 replies)
... My second toe did have the pin inserted for 7 weeks before it was pulled out. ... (18 replies)


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