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... and tore all of my lateral ligaments and peroneal tendons many years ago and we have played "Humpty Dumpty" with my ankle. I see a very well respected ankle and foot surgeon. ... (2 replies)
... sometime last year 2016 i went to the doctor and he said i had to get an MRI done before he could do anything to help me so i did. He said i had plantar fibroma in my right big toe so we decided on surgery to take the shredded tissue out. ... (3 replies)
... First of all I would talk to your Dr about the ibuprofen because I've been told not to take it as it delays bone healing. sounds like you have nerve pain probably from the nerve block during surgery. ... (3 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 had my talus and navicular bones fused for different reasons than yours. It is a major surgery and a difficult recovery, but it could lead to a lot less pain or potentially being "relatively pain free" as my doctor says. ... (3 replies)
... At least by doing one foot at a time, you get to see the results before doing the other. ... (1 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)
Foot surgery
Jul 23, 2008
... I am scheduled to be operated on for a bone fusion in my foot (ankle is not involved) due to years of running and arthritis. I have used antii-inflammatories, orthos, and cortisone shots with little or no relief. My understanding is that the fusion will be done in the "cuneiform joints and the recovery period is long, but generally speaking, for someone like me who is in... (17 replies)
... I really feel for you, ACOhio. Don't apologize for "focusing on yourself." This board is for that very reason... for us to support each other, and that includes our stories. As you've read, I too have lupus and even though it's a mild case, it sure does change things, doesn't it? Keep reading and searching for answers... you never know where it will lead you. (17 replies)
... or new bone should be stabilizing. ... (17 replies)
... Rays which were taken at The Hospital for Special Surgery by an Orthopedic Dr. who specializes in the foot and ankle. The Orthos recommendation was to have a bone fusion in the great toe using bone from below my knee. My Podiatrist concurred that bone fusion would be the final surgery. ... (1 replies)
... e condition tends to get worse. Just before the surgery, I couldn't take any walks. Even a 10 min. walk was a problem. Also, once you are no longer flexible, the surgery becomes even more involved then it already is. There is all kinds of information on the internet about PTTD surgery. ... (13 replies)
... able that without strong pain meds i cant take it im not the type of person who hurts himself but there have been many times I've thought about either cutting my foot off or just shooting myself in the foot just so that pain would stop and another less intense pain would start. ... (13 replies)
... Left foot is horribly flat, tendons are gone. It pancakes when I walk, and I need to wear shoes all the time. No barefoot for me. Ankle has turned in a lot, I am selfconscious of my ankel and try to hide it . ... (13 replies)
... I had bone fusion of the talus and navicular back In July 2014. This is a very challeging and difficult recovery. ... (20 replies)
... I had to have a bone fusion because of severe arthritis. ... (20 replies)
... I had very flat feet for years and then after bunion surgery was referred to a man who made inserts. ... (5 replies)
... navicular fusion in a week and a half. Has anyone had a similar procedure? ... (5 replies)
... I feel your dilemma! I had flat foot pain as a kid too. ... (5 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)


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