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... I am at the end of a 10 week post op recovery from an austin bunionectomy and screw fix. After wearing a boot and ace bandage for eight weeks, I have been trying to wear athletic shoes. ... (0 replies)
... op visit was 6 days later and I just didn't want to deal with it. He said he'd give me a big nerve block that would numb foot for 3 days...seemed to work out ok. ... (0 replies)
... Your posting said you had a bunion removal 2 years ago for your left foot, was this operation for your R foot a lot different in operation procedure than the L foot? ... (41 replies)

... two week ago today. Went for post op earlier during the week. I had lots of leakage from area where the pins are but was told to shower the next day. What a disaster! While I was told to bear wt. ... (41 replies)
... I didn't even attempt to wear regular shoes at 7 weeks! I wore the boot for a month, then I had a surgical shoe for the second month. At 8 weeks I slowly began wearing slip on shoes for an hour or so each day until the swelling really went down. ... (8 replies)
... op from a bunionectomy and 2nd metatarsal break on my left foot. ... (1 replies)
... week post op appointment on Tuesday. This is supposed to be the big day when I get out of the boot. I, like some of you, am a bit apprehensive about this. ... (14 replies)
... weeks post op and just started walking in my air boot without crutches and even that can be exhausting! Please have your doctor check the height of your crutches when you go in tomorrow. ... (3 replies)
... Well Guys, I'm feeling a little down. I had my 4 week appt. today and was told I will be out of work another 2 weeks! As I mentioned earlier, I am NWB on left side of my right foot. When the doctor unwrapped my bandage, the entire big toe area, above and below is swollen and that's why it's been too painful to bear any weight on it. The doctor took 4 X-Rays because... (3 replies)
... I've worn toe spacers for the last year or so leading up to my surgery. ... (29 replies)
... I wore a walking boot for 6 weeks, after 4 weeks in a cast and then 2 weeks with a walking cast. ... (4 replies)
... I know my doc said I'd be in the boot for at least 6 weeks. So I would think at least that long for all you had done. How is it walking with the boot? ... (4 replies)
... op experiences, so I wanted to share my own story as well for others who are researching. ... (3 replies)
Almost 3mo post op
Aug 25, 2014
... I had a gastronomic recession but I didn't have a lump. I have 4 hammer toes fixed and they all are straight now. I also had a lapidus bunionectomy and you can barely tell that I had a bunion. I think I would go for a second opinion. ... (3 replies)
Almost 3mo post op
Aug 24, 2014
... I had a gastrocnemius recession on my left calf along with lapidus bunionectomy with screws and a plate/fusion and two "hammer toe" surgeries on the next two toes, shortening them and straightening them with pins. I've been out of the boot for awhile now - perhaps about 5 or six weeks out (had surgery on May 30th - today is August 24th). My calf still has a good sized lump... (3 replies)
... as much as you can. The swelling can be super intense early in the recovery and the more you are up, the more swelling you'll have. This is a long recovery but for the bunionectomy you've had 6 months until you start hiking might be possible if you move into healing properly. 6 weeks for the bone to heal. 12 weeks fully. ... (2 replies)
... Hello, this is my first post after having read some threads about bunion surgery here. I'm 36 and have had a bunion problem on my left foot for years, but this past summer, after some intense hiking and when I found I couldn't wear running shoes without some pain, I decided now was the time for surgery. ... (2 replies)
... Hi. I had an austin bunionectomy 11 days ago. I had a bandage change one week ago. They gave me an air cast much too large for me. I stated i wanted a smaller boot. They said that was all they had. I wore it for 2 days before i felt my stitches felt reipped open. So i took it off. ... (0 replies)
... Just some encouragement for those going through, about to go through, or have gone through this VERY long process! ... (6 replies)
... Well, things have been progressing well, but slower for me as I had both feet done at the same time! Bunions also run in my family... ... (12 replies)

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