... I have had flat feet all my life, and bilateral bunions that give me pain. I chickened out of bunion surgery in my 20s. ... (26 replies)
... While I'm very sorry that Annie 7679 had a horrible experience with her surgery, I don't think it is wise to suggest that no one ever have bilateral bunion surgery. I had bilateral bunion surgery performed by a podiatrist with no complications. ... (23 replies)
... no range of motion. He also damaged my nerves. So I am in pain 1.5 years later. The most sad thing that he did it on my both feet. So, NEVER DO BILATERAL BUNION SURGERY. ... (23 replies)
... Need veterans of bilateral or unilateral op to offer details about recovery. ... (1 replies)
... I really appreciate the reply! Thank you!
I had a Lapidus Bunionectomy on both feet at the same time (bilateral) and it was suggested by my OS to do it this way (bilateral and a Lapidus). I waited over a year to get this procedure done and currently he has a 2 yr wait list.
He told me based on my past history (a failed osteotomy (sp?) ) done on both feet 21 yrs ago by a... (8 replies)
... There are a lot of variations of bunion surgery. These care vary from walking the day off surgery to not walking for 8 weeks. I will assume you had a typical head procedure with a screw. ... (8 replies)
... To jessigrl...reading your post...i think you said you had bilateral bunion surgery aged 19 and then again aged 41? ... (15 replies)
... hi there, iam 11 weeks post op bilateral bunion surgery. i walked for about 1.5 hours in a shopping centre day before yday. yesterday...i was in agony.. ... (12 replies)
... weeks post op for bilateral bunion surgery. I am not able to wear anything other than trainers which are a siz e and a half bigger than my normal shoe size. ... (24 replies)
... i had bilateral bunion surgery 6 weeks ago. Recovery is different for everyone but im struggling to walk in my trainers and currently confined to walking only around my house. ... (7 replies)
... i had bilateral bunion surgery 6 weeks ago i have noticed by big toe is now rubbing against the second toe. At 2 weeks post op there was a bit of a gap but not anymore. ... (3 replies)
... I never waited for driving approval. I had bilateral tailors bunion correction in summer 2008. ... (12 replies)
... I am glad I came across this site. I am an active 40 yr old.I am having bilateral foot surgery in a few weeks. ... (12 replies)
... Hi, I had a bilateral bunion removal surgery 5 weeks ago, but my feet look like I still have a mild bunion. ... (1 replies)
... help! i am having bilateral bunion surgery and hammer toe surgery on all 10 toes, bunions on big toes and pinky toes and hammer claw toes on all the rest! has anyone done all this? ... (11 replies)
... op bilateral bunion surgery chevron procedure with permanent pins and tendon release of 2nd toes. I am feeling just about normal again. ... (5 replies)
... Hi I recently had bilateral bunion surgery and am 5 days post op. I have both forefeet casted and wear cast boots when weight bearing. ... (10 replies)
... Hi Great!!! Thanks!!
That does not sound so bad... So about a week recovery...
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... My surgery history is long. In October 2001, I had bilateral bunion surgery performed by a podiatrist. The bunions came back within a year. ... (15 replies)
... on your own and additional pain medication to numb the foot is necessary. IV sedation is generally always used with a local block of some sort. I had it with my bilateral bunion surgery. My son had it recently when he had oral surgery. Neither of us had side effects afterward. No nausea! That is what is so great about it. ... (7 replies)