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... Beginning to think I haven't planned the timing as well as I had thought with xmas at the end of my 6 week recovery! Requested the beginning of november so kids were in school for a clear 6 weeks and the NHS have been incredibly obliging! ... (18 replies)
... The bunionette area is actually more painful than the main bunion. I was also given a 6 week recovery, and have been in a boot thus far, and likely will for another 10 days or so, making 4 weeks. This stuff is all case by case though.... ... (6 replies)
... month recovery period. I also feel like I should be in a lot more pain that I am. I went out shopping on Good Friday and everyday since. Maybe I have a huge pain tolerance? ... (0 replies)

... and getting good care is a GREAT PART of the healing process. As I mentioned the high dosages of antibiotics had grave side effects for me ...that bordered last week end on an emotional crisis. So I am off of them and I am healing. I am wearing an Aircast boot up to my knees and can walk with the aid of crutches on my heel. ... (11 replies)
... I went from limping along in my surgical shoe to pretty much normal walking in regular shoes over about a 2 week period. Now I'm able to even go up on my tip toes, which I couldn't have imagined doing even a month ago. ... (10 replies)
... she tape it during the first 6 weeks? ... (3 replies)
... Don't be subjected to the negative influences of other people when deciding to have the surgery or not. People were telling me how aweful, terrible, how long the recovery was, how I would not walk for months, how this and how that....I knew a friend who, they said goes on and on. ... (0 replies)
... I had a very similar surgery like you. I'm 20 yrs old and I also had my bunion cut at the side with my big toes broken and realigned with a temporary screw. My surgery was done Oct. 2 and today marks my 6th week post. ... (14 replies)
... marks 6 weeks since my bunion surgery. Im in my late 30's.They cut off the bunion, and broke the big toe to straighten it, putting in a permanent screw below the joint in the big toe. ... (14 replies)
... unless your doctor told you to do this, i wouldnt this early. my doc told me not to, then at 6 week visit he said i didnt even need it. but everyone heal,s different. even my family doc suggested moving it or it would freeze up, but surgeon said no. ... (4 replies)
... Darklight, how are you doing? I had my bunionectomy, on my left foot, on Dec. 27th, so, I'm about 6-7 weeks behind you. I'm almost at the 6 week mark, post-op. I've mirrored all you toe symptoms and concerns. It's very stiff. I'm at the early PT part of recovery, afraid to bend the toe too much... My incision area feels very tight, a pulling sensation over the incision... (240 replies)
... My surgeon would like to use the Keller Method to correct my extremely crooked big toe. My bunion was actually caused by my ankle arthrodeses last year. ... (4 replies)
... osteotomy and 2 hammertoe corrections. I was on crutches for 6 weeks. First 2 weeks I had a plaster type cast and last 4 i had an air cast. After x rays at the 6 week mark my Pod said I was okay to bear weight. ... (12 replies)
... I guess I'm just a bit frustrated here and do realize that the recovery is long road. I never was a patient person!! ... (2 replies)
... Nonetheless, I have my 6 week post op appointment Sept. 13th and we'll see how I do! ... (8 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Jun 15, 2003
... Well I had surgery a little over 6 weeks ago and let me tell you it has been a long road back to recovery. I wish I would have seen this message board before I had the surgery done. ... (9 replies)
... Hey Devkid! Just wanted to say great advice, which applies to whether you're 27 or 77! I can totally relate to all your points. I'm 2nd week now & the time has draggggged, even tho I have books, mags, laptop, & various hand projects @ my elbow. The most exciting things that happen all day is getting up & down to bathroom....puhleeze! But what can we say...we must all... (2 replies)
... Anyone else out there at the first week mark!? ... (2 replies)
... bout missing work etc... I have co workers to carpool with ..I'm hoping only for the first week... I am definitely getting anxious with the thought of a cast for 6 weeks... But I'm in so much pain now and really unable to walk barefoot at all.. I can sit at work with my leg elevated ... ... (10 replies)
... hink that this neuroma callous at the bottom of my foot is actually the metatarsal bones. I am having osteotomy surgery on the 2nd and 3rd toes as well as tailor bunion surgery. I will be placed in a non weight bearing cast for 6 weeks, due to the 4 screws that I will have in my foot. ... (10 replies)

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