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... Okay, went today to get Dr. C's version of CT Scan results. As already expected, there was no union of the 1st metatarsal and the straightening of my toe was over corrected. So his solution is to repair the nonunion 1st metatarsal, possible tendon transfer for hallux varus. ... (14 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Feb 26, 2009
... thanks for the encouragement on the bone stimulator. i do use it for only 20 minutes per day and my doc was all for me using it. i'm hoping for the best that the healing takes place as it should. ... (14 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Feb 26, 2009
... You need to look into it a little better before posting things like that. Most of the older bone stimulators used a magnetic field to induce the bone healing process to turn on in non unions. ... (14 replies)

Bone stimulators
Dec 22, 2007
... Hi, I had a bone graft on my metatarsal bone and it did not heal. So after 6 weeks, I was given a bone stimulator. The rep said that after 2 months I should see results. I was given an xray after 4 weeks, and it had almost healed. ... (8 replies)
... Thank you so much for the helpful tips. I will ask about the bone stimulators now that I know I have to have another surgery. ... (8 replies)
... whole area is painful and sensitive. I brought the Cat Scan films with me to my appointment and went to get the report on my own at a later date. ... (8 replies)
... did your dr go over the CAT scan results with you ? ... (8 replies)
... Both types of bone stimulators have had good results. Each company will give you research on how theirs is better. I don't think one is necessarily better than the other however. ... (10 replies)
... I am using a bone stimulator. My bone around the area where the bone graft was, was not healing so my doctor ordered one. I use it for 30 minutes a day. They want to use it around the same time each day. ... (99 replies)

Associated Tags: bone graft, first metatarsal, fracture, non-union

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