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... That puts me back in the boot for 2 weeks or more. The second toe has nerve damage and sometimes brings me out of my chair from the pain. ... (85 replies)
... It will be 4 weeks tormorrow since by big toe bone fusion, right toe. I have been in a removeable post op shoe, not cast or knee boot. ... (0 replies)
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... Several months after the last of two failed foot surgeries to fix my Hallux Varus, I developed intense pain and swelling. It also was apparent that my big toe had shrunk. My podiatrist told me my toe "collapsed," and he'd never seen this before. He said the only recourse was to do a bone fusion. ... (2 replies)
... Hi! I had a fusion on my big toe in October. At 6 weeks, there was no sign of fusion yet. I just went back to the doctor recently and found out I have broken my hardware. I have a CT scan scheduled to see if there's any bone growth now. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for the reply, sorry if I wasn't clear but it wasn't a 'replacement' that followed the failed fusion it was arthroplasty which is from all I've read the last procedure that can be done and it indeed leaves the toe pretty much useless. ... (7 replies)
... about 10 years ago I had a fusion of my big toe with a bone graft from my hip. I was NWB for about 7 weeks and was in a hard cast most of that time. ... (2 replies)
... minutes, I decided it was time to do the surgery. The fusion your doctor may be suggesting is probably closer to your big toe. ... (3 replies)
... I'm hoping I can get some advice from you good people about the ideal timing of fusion for the big toe on my left foot. I had a cheilectomy Nov 21, 2014 done by a highly recommended orthopedist. ... (2 replies)
Big toe fusion
Mar 18, 2015
... Fusion is going to be above what a Pod can do for you. Even if they say they can, don't do it. Fusion is for an ortho, find a good one. Ask other people, get multiple opinions if you can afford and go with who you feel is the best. ... (3 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Dec 10, 2013
... correct height...short, shape and sudden like......believe me, you wont have to guess when your heels are too high. The two bones fused will become one straight bone eventually, you can't bend a straight bone....hence the pain if you push past a certain height. I don't miss heels anymore.... ... (3 replies)
... n in Baltimore the other day and he was very impressive. Just wondering if there is anyone that had success after a failed fusion. The screw has backed out of my big toe and the bone graft was basically gone. Dr Myerson was very detailed in telling me what his protocol would be. ... (1 replies)
... There are different kinds of osteotomies so be sure to get more specific information about which one and why. I had a cheilectomy with osteotomy on the left big toe. The osteotomy was to remove the bump on the top of the toe that impeded the movement of the toe. So, that was needed. ... (5 replies)
... I had a big toe fusion and bone graft in late April. On crutches for two and a half months etc. Started having more pain and swelling and redness at five months. ... (5 replies)
... hi im about to have a bone graft on big toe ,i had a fusion last year and it didnt work. has anyone else had this problem...what is involved in bone graft.how long in hospital...is it a day case..... ... (1 replies)
... Yes, it was arthrodesis where the joint cartilege is removed and the bone of the toe and the foot are put together and a metal plate with 8 screws hold it together until union takes place. ... (3 replies)
... Hello, this is my first post on your board after doing a good bit of reading on the forums concerning big toe surgeries. ... (3 replies)
Big toe fusion
Jun 25, 2012
... It's the same thing on a smaller scale. Basically they insert synthetic or cadaver cartilege or a metal cap in the joint to give it a new surface for the toe bone to move against. Do a search for big toe joint resurfacing and you'll find many articles on the various methods. ... (16 replies)
... I had a hemi implant done in May of 2010...podiatrist recommended this instead of fusion because I was active and would have more movement in the joint... BIG MISTAKE! It has given me nothing but trouble since I got it. ... (16 replies)
... I had an implant done in Dec 2009 and in March 2011 I had the implant removed and had my MTP joint fused, with a bone graft. ... (16 replies)


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