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... My doctor told me he would not know which would be best until the surgery. I am scared to death to do either! This will be the 3rd surgery my left foot has had in 4 years. ... (162 replies)
... I would be concerned that you havent tried anything for your flat feet since you were younger. At the very least, you should definitly get a second opinion. Most foot doctors do flat foot surgery. It doesnt mean that they are any good. ... (29 replies)
... A good pod should be able to go in from the top and visualize the nerve properly. Any surgery on the bottom of your foot is going to pose more risk to you in terms of healing time, scar tissue formation etc. ... (5 replies)

... Anyway, I've read the board for a while and seen the various horror stories about failed neuroma surgeries so I'm in a holding pattern. A painful holding pattern... ... (4 replies)
Toe Fused
Oct 2, 2004
... on my toe from a botched Keller bunionectomy that was performed on me when I was 18. ... (4 replies)
... jmullahy, It occurs to me that you might want to take a look at the Z-Coil. According to CNN it's a new kind of running shoe for people who've had fusions. Because of Board rules I can't give you the website address, but I can direct you to my original posting about it in the thread called "Great Toe Fusion Update"; it's post number 8. I'm thinking it would give you an... (6 replies)
... t he would arch my toe up slightly to help with push off. Though he did tell me the fusion would more than likely leave me with a slight limp. I've had several botched surgeries, so I'm cynical of any doctor who wants to do surgery. Most podiatrists view my foot as already reaching the salvage point. ... (6 replies)
... ray technician wasn't trying to tell you something when she said she's never seen so much hardware in a foot in her life. You've had to endure several surgeries, protracted recoveries and now, a second neuroma...? ... (10 replies)
... Some Orthopedics did not want to touch my foot cause they perceive I have been botched by a couple of incompetent podiatrists and they did not have any good news for me. Sadly I feel this way because I do not know which doctor to trust. ... (2 replies)
Bad bunion surgery
Oct 18, 2003
... the bunion surgeries at the time of the neuroma surgeries because the mistake he made on the left bunion was a very slowly progressive problem and with the right foot he basically covered up the problem by attributing the forefoot pain I am still having to the neuromas. ... (61 replies)
... ery flexible. As a matter of fact, I think it is the most flexible toe I have out of the ten. That toe has always been quite flexible and remains so even after 2 botched surgeries. Seems strange to me that mine is so flexible because a lot of people have posted about ending up with a very stiff big toe after surgery. ... (13 replies)
... I have had 3 surgeries on my right foot and have 5 plates and 25 screws in that foot. First surgery didn't work. ... (7 replies)
... I have had 3 surgeries on my right foot and have 5 plates and 25 screws in that foot. First surgery didn't work. ... (7 replies)




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