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Toe spacers
Dec 29, 2012
... I wear my toe spacers faithfully. Had my bunion surgery Dec 10th. ... (0 replies)
... Finally at my 12 week appt. my Dr. says I can drive and start wearing a shoe! But I have to wear a splint every PM to sleep and a toe spacer during the day! The Dr. gave me a Darco splint months ago. I hate it because the velcro feels like little needles poking my big toe. ... (0 replies)
... My podiatrist told me he left a slight angle to my big toe during surgery so my foot would appear more "natural" looking. ... (1 replies)

... I had bunion surgery on both feet in February. My left foot there is a big space between my big toe and second toe. My right foot there's not enough space. The right foot has been a pain because my second toe is damaged from the big toe pressing up under it. ... (7 replies)
... That sounds weird. I would use those toe spacers in between those toes and tape the second toe to the third. I'm having to do that for 2 more weeks because one of the bones dropped out of it's joint after the pin came out. ... (1 replies)
... The feet look great, toes are completely straight, no bunions, and I am currently wearing toe spacers unitl I see him next wk. ... (8 replies)
... I'm also wearing toe spacers for a month. My feet look great and the big toe is perfectly straight on both feet as well as bunions are gone. ... (0 replies)
... I had bilateral bunion surgery six weeks ago. My left bunion was alot worse than my right. Post surgery my left toe is very straight. However on right toe have notices that my big toe is rubbing against my middle toe and slightly curved. Im wondering if I should maybe try some toe spacers just for the right foot? ... (8 replies)
... He says the big lumps are "just swelling" but they feel hard, like the old bunions! Can it be swelling? ... (8 replies)
... Hi Silvia! Do theses toe spacers work? ... (32 replies)
... My hammertoe curled under, something like a clawtoe. It did not lap over unto the big toe. I have bunions also, but I am not having anymore foot surgery. They don't bother me as long as I wear wide enough shoes. ... (12 replies)
... good idea. I too shop at Footsmart and I've been using different orthotics, spacers, splints etc. for 10 years. I was lucky and I only needed 3 pins to fix my big toe. My second toes were crowded but they didn't need pins. I guess what I am saying is that bunions only get worse. ... (8 replies)
... g. on the 8th, doc did say NO PT yet. but i see him in 4 days, by then i should have my "legs back", so see what he says about exercises. i notice i cant curl my toe like the others. ... (5 replies)
... are you wearing a toe spacer so big toe doesnt overlap the next toe in? ... (5 replies)
... type toe spacers next to my big toes. They helped some, but I decided to investigate othodics. ... (15 replies)
... No, I didn't have any tingling in the toes. You may want to try one of those silicone spacers to go between the big toe and the second toe. I don't know if this would change the position of your toes and alleviate the nerve tingling. ... (35 replies)
... I plan to ask my surgeon if those are helpful in maintaining the big toe alignment. ... (1 replies)
... used crutches for 3 three weeks. All I had was gauze bandages and an ace bandage wrapped around my feet. When the incisions healed up, my doctor made me little toe spacers to wear between big toe and second toe. My big toes do lean slightly inward, but it is such an improvement from before surgery. ... (7 replies)
... Well, just lying around doing nothing, my foot feels great, but once up, the ball of my foot hurts as well as the big toe. The big toe hurts when I lift it in an upward motion, on it's own, with no help from my hands. ... (25 replies)
... I find that wearing my toe spacers when I know I will be walking an extended period of times REALLY helps with the pain. ... (25 replies)


Associated Tags: big toe crossing 2nd, bunion, foot pain, post -op

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