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... My bone growth stimulator is also made by EBI. I started using mine in September for an earlier surgery and then I used the same one for my surgery in February. ... (16 replies)
... I have read a lot of your previous postings and I know you have had one heck of a time with your foot surgeries as well. I didn't realize that you also used a bone growth stimulator. ... (16 replies)
... I've had 3 surgeries on my right foot in the last year. The first surgery was for a bunion and a Tailor's bunion. The podiatrist did bunionectomies with osteotomies on the 1st and 5th metatarsals. The 5th metatarsal healed beautifully with no issues. ... (2 replies)

... apparent right after that surgery although I did think there was more space between my 1st and 2nd toes than I expected there to be after that surgery. I was OK with that as long as it stayed put. It didn't stay put. ... (3 replies)
... I am sorry to hear about your recurrence. It sounds so similar to what happened to me. My 1st surgeon was also an orthopedic surgeon with a fellowship in foot and ankle reconstruction. I thought that was good enough. I guess I thought wrong. Both of my big toes returned to their original position. ... (8 replies)
... f my second toe. My great toe had been shortened so much by the second surgery that all of my weight was going to the second metatarsal base. I had to have the bone in my foot lengthened by 12 mm. ... (25 replies)
... I meant to get back to you sooner. I am not wearing a splint this time but I did with my 1st set of bunion surgeries. What I had was more like the Bort bunion regulator but you have a Darco splint, right? ... (17 replies)
... rays, then she may order a bone growth stimulator. She said insurance will not cover a bone growth stimulator until it has been 12 weeks. I think they are extremely expensive. I am trying to remain positive. ... (22 replies)
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... n the same bunion. First the screw didn't stay in place. After the second surgery 7 weeks later the bones didn't grow back together and I was in an aircast and bone growth stimulator for 3 month. ... (16 replies)
... After spending hours reading about bunion surgeries gone haywire, I finally got registered so that I could post. I've been a lurker for several weeks. ... (29 replies)
... I, too, have had a tough time following my bunion surgery. After my first surgery I was not on crutches. My doctor had me walking on the day of surgery. ... (26 replies)




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