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... After many years of pain from my bunions decided to get them fixed. I was terrified after reading all the posts. I found a Dr. who does minimally invasive surgery which will get me back to dancing . Yes, get a second opinion. ... (8 replies)
... Has anyone else developed a lump like this after bunionette surgery? ... (4 replies)
... Hello, I wonder what procedure you had. I am nine weeks after a bilateral scarf akin bunion op and I don't know if acupuncture would help, but I have had great results in reducing the swelling, which hasten the healing, with acupuncture. ... (4 replies)

... I had bunion surgery 10 months ago and still in the recovery mode. grr. I wanted to let you know that my foot was bruised a lot, too. ... (7 replies)
... My chevron bunion surgery was May 28th and I had the exact same thing as you describe. The first five days were bad, pain, tingling, weird painful muscle spasms. ... (3 replies)
... ated. I did not take any pain medication prior to having them removed. My foot was in pain later on that evening from the removal, I took Advil and it was fine after that. Try not to stress! ... (20 replies)
... an osteotomy with a screw to hold the bone together. I've been in a surgical shoe the entire time, and was able to walk out after the surgery with a cane. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, I had my Austin 10/2 and have been amazed at how quickly I am gaining mobility. I used crutches for like 2-4 days before feeling comfortable enough to start putting pressure on air boot. Every day foot feels a bit more stable. I had absolutely zero pain at surgical center. Even the IV was painless as they used a bit of lidocaine before inserting. I did use the... (87 replies)
... I had this surgery done on Jan. 24, I was amazed at how much improvement there was in one week, even more comfortable in two and gradual improvement since then. ... (19 replies)
... Just wondering how many of you experienced bruising after your bunion surgery? ... (0 replies)
... Hey everyone. I had bunion surgery 5 months ago. My foot is still tender, swelled where the bunion was, and badly bruised. Is this normal considering that the surgery was 5 months ago? ... (2 replies)
Bunion surgery
Oct 30, 2002
... My problem has not been with surgery itself, it's the side effects. ... (2 replies)
Still bruising
Aug 23, 2013
... Haven't been here awhile. Here's quick recap. Had bunion surgery Dec 1st2012 both feet. March 1st had revision on right foot for hallux rigidus ... Was a big deal. Plate and screws etc. ... (0 replies)
... Hi jodew71. I'm a little over 9-weeks post op and my toe is getting better. There is still a bit of bruising and swelling around the big toe area (where the bunion was). I'm an active person and currently I am in the process of moving so I've been really putting some stress on my foot. NO PAIN! though and that is great. However, at the end of the day, my foot is like a... (11 replies)
... op this friday. Jane, I can't believe you're on surgery 6! I need to quit my whining and consider myself lucky. ... (11 replies)
... Tingling is normal. Make sure to ice your foot every other 30 minutes - ice for 30 minutes, take the ice off for 30 minutes. Keep your foot elevated on two pillows at ALL times, except for going to the bathroom. This is extremely important the first 5-7 days. Your bandage may be too tight due to swelling of your foot as well and might need to be cut and retaped. Did your... (3 replies)
... Hi, I just had my surgery (single foot) 4 days ago. The doctor gave me absolutely no post-op instructions, other than come in and see me in 10 days. After 3 days of absolutely excrutiating pain, I decided to look online to see if the pain/swelling/discoloration was normal. After icing non-stop for the last day, the pain has started to subside, and the swelling has gone... (3 replies)
... Stay off the foot! I had the same experience after getting my stitches out. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, I had the same type of bunionectomy as you on Dec. 17th and my foot was very bruised & swollen. I wondered what the heck they had done to my foot, but it's really normal. I'm actually still bruised, & swell a bit now, too, at day 22 post-surgery. It's much less than it was, thank goodness! :) I started physical therapy yesterday & asked the therapist how come my whole... (6 replies)
... trainers after all that toe pulling! I was so happy, plus it is a bit easier to walk in sneaker. ... (240 replies)

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