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... I am scheduled to get an Austin bunionectomy and a tailor bunionectomy on my right foot next Tuesday. I am 21 and have a "moderate" bunion. My bunion has been causing me years of pain and has been progressively getting worse. After trying special shoes and cortisone shots I decided it was time. ... (0 replies)
... se, I suggest getting a second opinion. X rays will show how much cartilege is left and whether that could be causing your pain. It doesn't matter how well the bunion surgery went if you don't have enough cartilege left. ... (6 replies)
... ho specializes in foot surgery. Unlike the last pod I was seeing who advised me to have the nerve decompression. I did everything else to avoid surgery including cortisone shots, PT, orthotics. She opted for this surgery over the removal of the neuroma because it was less invasive. ... (10 replies)

... week mark once i started wearing regular shoes is when my foot went to hell. As the rest of the foot deflated the bunion areas remained hard and swollen. It looked 5x worse in size then my foot looked prior to surgery. ... (4 replies)
... d pain when I don't wear my shoes or Merrill sandals...I can't walk barefoot EVER without having severe pain. I've been back to the doctor so many times and had cortisone shots and had several rounds of PT... ... (8 replies)
... I am new here and am looking for info on sesamoid surgery and bunion surgery. ... (0 replies)
... I just had surgery for my Tailor's Bunion last Thursday. Mine was small enough that my doctor just shaved the bone and removed the bursa that had formed under the skin. ... (7 replies)
... slight heal spur in the foot I had surgery had and was wondering how that would effect my recovery. The doctor said the inserts would help ease the pain, I had cortisone shots in the past and was wondering how often I should have them. ... (4 replies)
... f "the lesser of the two evils". I had gone to one doctor who just wouldn't talk about surgery. He gave me metatarsal pads to put in my shoes, toe spacers, and cortisone shots. When he told me I could no longer get the coritisone shots he started handing me pills which never actually did anything for the pain.... ... (28 replies)
... r but that was about five or six months ago and it has started puffing back up and is very uncomfortable after wearing a bra all day. He had told me that if the cortisone didn't work, he would go back in and correct it. I guess once my foot gets better and I can walk I will go back and have him check it again. ... (28 replies)
... I went on to grow up, get married, have 2 great kids, run a lot and play competitive tennis and just ignore my bunion pain. ... (35 replies)
... and then finally gave me a cortisone shot just before my wedding. My foot felt so nice for about a month. He refused to give me any more cortisone shots, and said to consider surgery. I finally scheduled it for April. ... (1 replies)
... Finally, when the doctor said he would try cortisone shots, I went for a second opinion. ... (10 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Mar 3, 2007
... Five months after my bunionectomy I got tired of the pain and the angle of my toe hadn't changed. My Dr. told me "it takes time...maybe we'll give you cortisone shots." That's all I needed to see another Dr. ... (5 replies)
... My advice to you is to do everything possible to delay surgery as long as possible. I had bunion surgery last week and the recovery is NOT FUN, despite how "minor" the podiatrist indicated it would be. ... (2 replies)
... and they finally did an MRI. Apparently I have a Tailor's bunion and sesemoiditis. ... (2 replies)
... as been gradually increasing, until it was bothering me even if I was sitting in a chair. I'd been told by a podiatrist tht I had arthritis, and had a couple of cortisone shots a few years ago, with very limited benefit. The bunion was causing my big toe to force toes two and three to the outside of my foot. ... (16 replies)
... is was definetly the last resort I have worn orthotics since I was 12. I had ESWT because they thought it was plantar fasciitis and it made the pain worse. Had 6 cortisone shots all extremely painful. Did physical therapy for 2 months. The surgery is not a quick and easy solution but worth it if it gets rid of the pain. ... (5 replies)
... Hi! I have had 2 cortisone shots - one on the side of my foot before surgery and one on my toe after surgery. They both helped a lot, but they only lasted about a week or two. They hurt a lot when they are doing it, but the Dr. goes slow. ~Good luck. (2 replies)
... I have tried the cortisone shots in the past but was not successful. I have since had surgeries and was told and have read that the shots are not good for you. ... (2 replies)

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