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... So you think the Austin procedure was correct for my bunion deformity. It was a 13 degree angle. ... (41 replies)
... Where does the pain seem to come from, the bunion site, great toe where the Akin was done, or 2nd metatarsal? ... (41 replies)
... Austin Bunionectomy with second metatarsal shortening because of pain in the ball of foot. I am going to Physical Therapy. I am really concerned. ... (13 replies)

... Akin procedure for a 13 degree bunion along with second metatarsal shortening done by a podiatrist on April 4 since I was having pain the ball of my foot. Here it is 10 months later, and I am still experiencing pain. ... (3 replies)
... I had an Austin Akin procedure with the 2nd metatarsal shortened. I was having pain in the ball of the foot and not the bunion. Didn't have anything done with 5th toe. I was wondering if he did the wrong procedure and I should have had the lapidus procedure. ... (41 replies)
... Akin bunionectomy and 2nd metatarsal shortening on April 4 and still am having pain. The bone has healed fine, MRI shows swelling in some muscles of the foot. ... (14 replies)
... and my big toe needs the Akin. He is going to shorten that second metatarsal also. All my pain is on the ball of the foot. None on the bunion. He is using screws as well. ... (8 replies)
... jcpelly, thanks for the response. The other podiatrist in my city just suggested the bunion fixed, but he couldn't guarantee the pain gone in the ball of my foot. The other podiatrist is better certified. I just want to have faith in that the procedure will work. ... (3 replies)
... if the bones are too long. In the average person the metatarsal heads are supposed to be lined up mostly even, if the bones extend much farther out you put a lot of pressure downwards on the sole of your foot because your bones are at an angle pointing to the ground. ... (3 replies)
... I have been having pain in the ball of the foot for quite some time. ... (3 replies)
... Well he corrected the bunion with an Austin Akin procedure and shortened the 2nd metatarsal because I was having pain on the ball of the foot - which is called capsulitis. Thanks, I am nervous. I just don't want to be "laid up" like before. I was finally getting my life back - somewhat. (36 replies)
... I looked at Walgreens and couldn't find any sleeve. I do wrap my foot at night and support my arch and cushion the ball of my foot, in a variety of ways. I just try different things. The menthol gels helps some, hot water therapy can help, ice can help.... ... (90 replies)




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