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... had this happened earlier in my recovery. I had a double bunionectomy on the right foot. No hammer toe problem, just the "traditional" bunion on the big toe side and a wicked bunionette on the little toe side. ... (40 replies)
... Altough my surgeon called it foot reconstruction surgery. My surgery lasted 6 hrs and I spent 2 nights in the hospital. He removed the joints and shortened the metatarsals in 4 of my toes and straightened and removed the bunion on both sides of my foot. ... (9 replies)
... ggerating, but not by much! I used it over the first freezer bag. End result was a huge puddle surrounding my still bandaged foot. We changed the the bandages and I thought, what the heck, so I turned the pins! Didn't hurt at all. Last week just looking at the pins could make me scream. Hope you have a speedy recovery. ... (40 replies)

... By the way, I'm a transplanted Michigander, born and reared in Ann Arbor. ... (40 replies)
... take it easy, slow down, recovery takes time. I feel like I can do more but don't want to push myself. ... (40 replies)
... Perhaps there is some exercise you can do to eleviate some of the discomfort. I have heard from others that the recovery often takes longer than you expected and some pain can continue for 1 year. I am only one week post op and long for my new balance sneakers. ... (40 replies)
... has not seemed to effected my foot. Just checking for other exercises to do. Also, any thoughts on how long it takes to get the pins out. and how do they remove them? ... (40 replies)
... have severe pain, but the shape is getting worse. i want to do surgery before i have more problems. any preop suggestions would be appreciated. i will post about recovery on this extensive surgery. ... (11 replies)
... I am a 62 yr old female, have put this off for yrs since I was a hairstylist and could not be off my feet long enough to have this done. I am retired now so I am taking the plunge. I have a severe bunion and hammertoes. ... (5 replies)
... First off, I want to comment on the "never a need for surgery" and point out that bunion and hammer toe are very different conditions than pttd. To each their own but a blanket statement like these are not accurate as everyone has different situations. ... (12 replies)
... See an orthopedic in a hospital DON"T go to a podiatrist in a clinic. Don't go alone to consultations and if the doctor does not tell you about the contraindications, risks, and pain. See someone else. ... (1 replies)
... I see the last post on this subject was in 2007, and it doesn't seem to have become any easier of an operation than everyone tells me it is, painful and long recovery. ... (1 replies)
... I am searching for a doctor to perform surgery on my hammer toe. Today I saw Dr. Moy as suggested by a friend. He is the fourth doctor that I have seen regarding my surgery. ... (73 replies)
... I just learned the news that I am going to have to have lapidus fusion, hammer toe surgery on all my toes and the removal of a tailor's bunion. ... (4 replies)
... So happy to hear you are having a smooth recovery. I totally respect all the input from everyone I have received for my particular situation and have finally come to a decision. ... (11 replies)
... Well, I had my surgery this morning. The surgery was a little more extensive than what the doctor had originally planned. In addition to the bunionectomy and hammer toe, he shortened the second metatarsal because of a deformity of my foot. This was all done under local with sedation. I felt like I was in a "twilight zone". ... (16 replies)
... My Dr has two board certifications, one in foot surgery and the other in ankle and foot reconstruction. So, he is certainly well qualified. ... (5 replies)
... I will tell you I had stitches in 3 different places, a decent amount of pain and a lot of swelling. This was not easy. ... (5 replies)
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... I had hammertoe and bunion surgery three weeks ago today. I had two hammertoes fused with an implant called "smart toe" which is suppose to be better than the pin sticking out. ... (18 replies)


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