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... in each foot caused by too much weight bearing on the smaller toes and eventual loosening of the second toe joint. HAS ANYONE HAD EXPERIENCE WITH THIS SURGERY? ... (0 replies)
... I had bilateral bunion and hummertoe surgeries after which I have pain between 1st and second toes in both feet. I had a big toe fusion and capsulotomy on the right foot that did not reduce my pain. The MRI showed that I have 2 nd interspace neuromas in both feet. ... (21 replies)
... rays and did not see any fracture. They diagnosed Plantar Fasciitis and gave me prednisone, naproxen and some exercises for after the pain subsided. A month and a half later, I got tired of the pain and was not experiencing Plantar Fasciitis symptoms at all. I picked a Dr. ... (0 replies)

... He also inserted a plate with 2 screws. ... (0 replies)
... but my toe was also very twisted so they had to do more to the soft tissue of the toe itself and my doc said something about some dislocation of the toe.. so it was a bit more involved so I am thinking that my healing might be taking a bit longer. ... (23 replies)
... it sounds a little weird. i am glad you got a second opinion and I pray that it will work out for you this time. ... (11 replies)
... Hi Liz, Lapidus is when the bunion is removed and a portion of the first toe bone is removed to straighten out the foot. ... (11 replies)
... Well, to recap and for newbies... ... (8 replies)
... You mentioned that your surgeon doesn't seem overly confident. Is he not overly confident that it will fix the problem? I'd be really hesitant is he's not even sure it will really help. (3 replies)
... I was diagnosed with a hyperflexible big toe via a weight bearing scan. Two years ago now, my surgeon fused the first and second metatarsals and removed a mild bunion in the hopes that this would sort out pain and swelling in that area. ... (3 replies)
... motion and for protection of your foot. You can google a Jones compression cast for an example. ... (3 replies)
... on assured me at every appointment this past year that the fusion was successful. Yet, in April, the pain began to worsen. I finally went for a second opinion, and this orthopedic surgeon told me that the joint did NOT fuse!! And so, he is going to do surgery in 2 days. ... (3 replies)
Almost 3mo post op
Aug 24, 2014
... chief at a different hospital, HSS. The second surgeon did an MRI and found my tendon intact and the osteotomy was healed well. ... (4 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 26, 2010
... and I'm having another one on Thursday to try and correct the problem. My surgery was in April 2008 and I was out of the boot the last week of August. Roughly 5 months. These surgeries take a long time to heal. ... (162 replies)
... June 2009. They cut the section out and one screw. ... (11 replies)
... I have one of the best doctors in Central Texas. I think he agonizes more on the outcome of the first surgery than I do. I'm 63 and have been a very active person all my life. I'm not sure what happened. I don't have osteoporosis, but I'm sure my bones are getting old. ... (162 replies)
Implant Removal
May 27, 2008
... I had a R MTP fusion on January 23rd for a bunion repair. A titanium plate and screws were implanted. ... (16 replies)
... Well, I went in yesterday for a calcaenal osteotmy, FDL transfer and Achilles lengthening. ... (1 replies)
... My story started 20 yrs ago with a bunion...... I was a teen and had it removed. My toe pain continued and now i have had 1 operation to try to correct that which was unsuccsessful and then in March 2007 a toe fusion. ... (1 replies)
... hi dawn, i would like to hear your story. i am having alot of work done on both feet at once. please share your experiences. my big toes have to be straightened and hammer toes corrected with arthreodesis and tailor bunion surgery. ... (119 replies)


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