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... and he recommends a 5 toe amputation on my left foot vs, the more invasive bone graft in my big toe. ... (5 replies)
... Sorry to hear all about your problems. I had a bone graft for a fusion of the big toe. I imagine that yours will be a bit more extensive. My graft was taken from the illiac crest in my hip. To be honest, the graft site hurt worse than the fusion. I couldn't sit or stand by myself for three or so days. ... (2 replies)
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... Didn't have the bunionectomy and bone graft, but did have the tendon transfer. Also had my heel bone cut so they could realign my foot, and then lengthening of my calf muscle. Find out if you will be receiving a nerve block before surgery. ... (7 replies)
... I am facing PTTD foot reconstruction surgery. They will be doing tibial tendon transfer, two bone fusions, achilles lengthening, bunionectomy and bone graft from my bone on the same leg. ... (7 replies)
... pidurals have their own risks, and if you move around because you're awake, that makes it harder for the surgeon. My anesthesiologist told me if I were getting a bone graft, he would have also given me a lower leg nerve block in addition to the general. ... (12 replies)
... Option three was what the first doc said. Option two was to remove one of the pieces of hardware, notch the bone, maybe do a bone graft, put in a plate on the side to support the big toe. Fix toes 2 and 3 with a notch and pin the big toe and those together for 6 weeks so they would heal straigth. ... (21 replies)
... Hey Chubstercat, I had a totally different surgery than yours - a bone graft from my knee to foot - but I understand your pain. I was NWB for 12 weeks and didn't get off crutches until 14 weeks. The next 4 - 6 weeks were very painful, just trying to get my ROM, strength etc back. I couldn't have made it through the day at that time without lots of Ibuprofen (Advil). It... (90 replies)
... ay. On Wednesday I will have a bunionectomy, Flatfoot reconstruction and achillies tendon lengthining. From what I understand 2 screws at the base of the big toe bone by the ankle to hold that bone in place. A plate with screws to hold the bone graft in place on the small toe side by my ankle. ... (16 replies)
... I have found in both cases that the more your foot swells, the more it hurts. ... (3 replies)
... I was in my mid 40's then and my research afterwards says that it is usually performed on somebody elderly. ... (5 replies)
... rlsteinm....I am in Seattle too! You probably can not do better than Nancy Kadel. I have done quite a bit of research and I think she is just fantastic! ... (8 replies)
... Just wondering if anyone knows the difference between a lapidus and chevron bunionectomy? I went in 2 weeks ago today for a chevron bunionectomy and cyst removal/bone graft but when I woke up they said they had to do a Lapidus procedure with K-wires rather than what they originally planned? I don't know the difference but go to my 1st follow up appointment tomorrow. ... (1 replies)
... the MTP "metatarsophalangeal" joint. That is the large joint at the base of the big toe.This is the next joint down toward the toe. There is also one more joint in the big toe. In the lesser toes, there is the "PIP" proximal interphalangeal joint and the "DIP" distal interphalangeal joint. ... (5 replies)
... I had a Keller in Jan '03, when I was 42. My joint was still painful and my toe was quite short and stuck up so I had an implant in Sep '03, the implant didn't seat properly so I had a bone graft from my hip and a fusion 13 weeks ago. ... (1 replies)
... botu that! My dr mentioned fusing teh bone, but i dont know what any of this means! Any help would be greatly appreciated. I'm glad to know that I'm not alone in this stuff! ... (2 replies)
... I think you are refering to me. I had a fusion in Feb. About three months after surgery, I woke up with what I thought was an infected ingrown toenail. ... (3 replies)
... Pheslie, I am almost 6 was post op...on Weds it will be 6 was. I'm doing great! I had everything done that you described you needed to have. And a bunionectomy too. I have 2 screws in my big toe and an "anchor" to hold tendons tight that were very floppy I guess..,like cooked spaghetti noodles. ... (24 replies)
... if you count removing the hardware after the 4th surgery. The first was a bunionectomy about 8 to 10 years ago performed by a Podiatrist my primary care physician recommended. The bunion came back within 10 months. ... (14 replies)
... I am 11 weeks post op from, accessory navicular removal, ptt repair and reattachment, removal of accessory navicular, bunionectomy, first met bone graft, and calcaneal osteotomy. I saw my surgeon today and I was just cleared to begin bearing weight. ... (8 replies)

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