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... it looked like it would be sort of popping up when I was just standing on it and the rest of the toes and foot were down.... I really really like sandals..... ... (25 replies)
... I think that based on my personal extensive research I would rule out the joint replacement. I had "Keller" procedures on both feet with great success. It was done by a Podiatrist following 2 earlier unsuccessful surgeries. ... (5 replies)
... I've had very bad bunions for as long as I can remember, as well as hammer toes on both second toes. My big toe was bent probably towards 2pm on my right foot! ... (0 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)
... hammertoe surgery 3 years ago. It was complicated by joint damage and bone loss in the 2nd toe. My big toe was made too short and there was tendon damage after the bunion surgery. ... (9 replies)
... correct my foot and joint because I was so young and he didn't want me to have to repeat that surgery in another 10 or 15 years. Well, since then my big toe has been "floating" above the rest of my toes so I need to grip very hard with every step I take. This has now led to end stage arthritis in that joint. ... (9 replies)
... In 1989 I had a bunyonectomy. I was 32 years old, my foot was fine for 8 years and then my big toe turned in towards my other toes. This started to bother my other toes. I also have arthristis in this foot and ankle badly. ... (9 replies)
... recovery time, the healing time and most important I am no longer in pain, after all this is my third surgery, the first surgery with pins that went wakko in my toes and fusion. ... (5 replies)
... joint replacement 5 years ago. ... (0 replies)
... I also had a pretty bad bunion repaired. I needed a joint replacement under my big toe but the doctor said its not necessary and that this surgery would take care of that issue. ... (4 replies)
... op visit to the foot doctor and she told me that the surgery did not work and that I would need to go ahead and do the full joint replacement. ... (3 replies)
... I had the surgery in November I dance alot and was told by the doctor I would be up on my toes in 12 weeks well sorry to say I am not My big toe joint does not bend!!!The PT says it bends 2 degrees when she bends it!!!I cannot make it bend by thinking on it!!! ... (1 replies)
... As for other options, I've had cheilectomies on both big toes. First one, I was 56 and the latest one I was 65. So your age shouldn't have anything to do with it. ... (2 replies)
Hallux rigidus
Mar 12, 2012
... First of all, forget the joint replacement. It has a very low success rate. Find a sports med ortho who is foot and ankle board certified. ... (5 replies)
... from the North Jersey Orthopedic Institute. He said that he doesn't do joint replacments for this condition as the results are not reliable enough. He also said that my condition was to far along and that all he would do is fusion. ... (6 replies)
... I was just reading your message thread, very interesting. I had capsular arthroplasty on my big toe for HR on Nov. 5, as well as a hammer toe repair on second toe and shaving of a bunionette on the little toe. ... (37 replies)
Hallux rigidus
Sep 10, 2010
... Hello all. new here and looking for some experienced info. I have been having lots of pain in the big toe joint of both feet. Podiatrist says it is hallux rigidus. ... (4 replies)
... I had my surgery in May. I was in a wheelechair the first month. The big toe and second toe were done at the same time. In August POD told me the toes were healed and said I could walk gently. ... (85 replies)
... Thank you! I have never worn pointy toes or high heels in my life, so no loss there. I just don't want to limp. ... (9 replies)


Associated Tags: anaesthesia, big toe, bunionectomy, cheilectomy, foot surgery, fusion, hallux rigidus, implant, recovery time, scared, steroid injections, stiff big toe

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