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... my surgeon has suggested having the bones of my foot fused because of arthritis and a bunion removed. I just want the bunion removed. Has any one had the bones in their feet fused and would you recommend it? ... (3 replies)
... My orthopedist told me that in 10 years I will be in a wheelchair if I do not have my joint fused in my ankle. ... (1 replies)
... I'm a "young" 63. I have never been a couch potato so the last year has been the most depressing year of my life. I was in a different boot for 2 months before the surgery. Because the big toe had dislocated the second toe, walking was impossible. ... (85 replies)

... Your story sounds like mine. I had my first surgery in Dec. 99 to remove a bone spur a repair an old fracture in the joint. That surgey didn't work, so a year later I had a joint replacement in the big toe. ... (10 replies)
... I had a bone fusion in my right big toe for hallux rigidus 4 days ago, 1st MTP. ... (23 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. I then went to a walking hard cast for about 3 weeks, and then finally a boot for another 4 weeks. ... (2 replies)
... Your recovery sounds very frustrating to say the least. I had a subtler fusion 5 yrs ago as a result of dislocating my heel when I fell in a gopher hole while walking my new puppy in my backyard. ... (3 replies)
... I had a subtalar fusion in November 2014 for pain due to Osteoarthritis and poor alignment of heel which caused pain with walking. ... (3 replies)
... up onto concrete in November, 2014. ... (16 replies)
... Bossemom, your situation sounds identical to mine! I had fusion surgery Dec. ... (20 replies)
... him how much arthritis there was from the ct scan . He said arthritis was subjective. You can have alt ot and it wont bother you or you can have a little and be in alot of pain. I am assuming they cant leave it a nonunion . Was your fusion surgery difficult ? ... (20 replies)
... Thanks for reply .... Just about everything about this is tough. ...I absolutely hate the cast as I can't sleep and now my other foot hurts in the big toe joint. I also do not want another cast next week for any reason ... ... (14 replies)
... No cast for the toe because no bone graft in the fusion. Last time yes, so I understand...can't remember how long, but weeks. If you're in a cast a long time I can only hope it's for a good reason, like to keep everything immobile while bone fuses? ... (14 replies)
... I am going too see uk surgeon Tuesday as i called today and explained i am in a lot of pain and cant wait til after Christmas too be seen like he wanted. So he urgently wants to see me regaurding this pain. ... (6 replies)
... op. I had severe degenerative arthritic changes, numerous large bone spurs in both great toe joints and free floating fragments in the right toe joint before the surgery. ... (29 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 30, 2009
... I'm going in next Friday to have a nerve removed from the 2nd toe. My big toe did not fuse properly but I'm having more pain with the nerve in the 2nd toe than the big toe. I just finished playing 9 holes of golf with my husband and had no pain in the big toe. I usually have night nerve pain. ... (162 replies)
... I am having a problem with arthriris and my arch is falling. My Dr. is really trying to talk me out of surgery but my foot is getting worse as time goes on. If I were to have surgery it is called Talonavicular fusion, is that what you had? Since it has been 7 months since your surgery how is your recovery going? Do you still have pain? (13 replies)
... apprehensive before getting right toe fused. Bottom line.....just do it. Mine has been very successful and I should've done it long ago. I had it done with a bone graft from my hip to lengthen the toe to match the left big toe on Feb 4, 09. I have absolutely no pain or swelling and couldn't be happier. ... (162 replies)
... I went forth to seek another opinion. This time by an orthopedic surgeron specializing in feet and ankles. Well she recommended more surgery. So I went ahead and had it done. ... (22 replies)
Big Toe Fusion
Apr 21, 2009
... about people that had them removed and it doesn't sound good, i completely shyed away from that. I finally fired the pod and went to an Ortho Surg specializing in feet. He said clearly there was no cartilege left and fusion was the only answer. I trusted him and am hoping this will be the start of pain free living. ... (37 replies)


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