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... I think Ive had it lucky not having the removal pins!! Im 7.5 weeks post op, fully weight bearing but still sleeping with it elevated coz of the swelling and I elevate it to hip level whenever I sit down. ... (26 replies)
... I am six weeks out today....I had my pins removed from both feet yesterday and when I woke up my toes and feet, almost to the arch in my feet were really swollen. One of my big toes is a lot more swollen than the other and seems to be more black and blue today. ... (26 replies)
... Wow, you are right to call the Dr. and find out why you are in so much pain. ... (41 replies)

... Its 4 weeks tomorrow since my op and Im still not walking. The heel bearing sandal they gave me is too big although an adult small. ... (41 replies)
... I had "twilight" anesthesia and an ankle block. I did wake up towards the end of the procedure, but it wasn't a bad thing by any means. ... (14 replies)
... made sure to elevate and ice at every chance so my feet never really got swollen or painful. ... (72 replies)
... is now almost 3 months post op. It is still swollen, and a little stiff during the day, and I understand it is normal at this point. My question is in regards to getting first thing in the morning or a midnight bathroom visit. ... (3 replies)
... I am new to the boards and have never posted before. I am 6 weeks post right foot bunionectomy and 2 weeks post left foot bunionectomy. I had a small cast for 1 week and thick wrap bandage for 2 weeks. ... (6 replies)
... I'm 4 weeks post op McBride Bunionectomy this Monday. I still have pain... Not very cool. ... (0 replies)
... k this website is wonderful!! I am really enjoying it! It helps pass the time! My family is doing a great job for the most part. I have a 5 year old daughter and a 8 year old son and they are very worried about me, so they are being extremely helpful. ... (15 replies)
... I wanted to give a belated update of my surgery. Would have done it sooner, but I've been staying at my boyfriend's since the surgery and I couldn't access this site from his computer....didn't have my password. ... (2 replies)
... assistedly. is it normal for my second toe to feel almost floppy and uncontrolable? ... (1 replies)
... unions decided to get them fixed. A podiatrist friend said my bunions were moderate to severe and planned was cutting three of the bones in my foot with screws and a wire to realign, cutting the tendons between the first and second toe and shaving off the bunion. ... (0 replies)
... Well, I am not out 4 weeks and 4 days from a lapidus procedure plus work on 3 of my 5 toes. I finally have begun to feel better. I went on the 7th and they removed the stitches and the three external pins. ... (9 replies)
... Anyway, fast forward to surgery day. Shaking and crying as I register at the surgery center. I get taken back to get prepped and the nurse took my vitals and asked me what I was having done etc etc. Probably the worst part was sitting alone on that bed waiting for someone, anyone to come and be with me. ... (0 replies)
... up with the nurse and at first found myself barely able to squint at the damage as the original dressings were removed. However very pleased to say that my feet didn't look half bad. ... (41 replies)
... I too was told by the nurse contradicting stuff. She said I would be in my own shoes after two week and back at work in four! YEAH RIGHT! ... (8 replies)
... The bruising around my heel and ankle surprised me too. I guess our blood drains towards our heel and ankle because we're keeping our foot up. ... (8 replies)
... Nov 29, walked out of outpatient surgery with HUGE bandages and surgical walking shoes on both toes. ... (41 replies)
... I had both feet done at once this past November 29th. Bunionectomy on the great toes and Hammertoe surgery with pins in the second toes. I was in a wheelchair for two weeks even though the Dr said I 'could' walk on them in my surgical shoes. ... (41 replies)


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