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... sports injury alternately known as turf toe, tennis toe or runner's toe. These kinds of doctors have a great deal of experience in these conditions. The basic surgery for this is known as a cheilectomy. I've had one in borth great toes. They clean out the spurs and chips. ... (27 replies)
... weeks out and am not using the crutches at all. Still wear the boot if I'm walking any distance or outside. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, I had both feet done Chevron Akin procedure and was able to walk like a pingouin the same day but feet up 95% of the time, used crutches 2 or 3 days, i had no pain at all and had bandages only, K wires was used for holding the bones for 6 weeks, because i work in an aircraft hangar i was off work for 3 months, going back the 26 of january, wire removal was painless, ( like... (4 replies)

... Okay so I am having bunion surgery 4 weeks this thursday on valentines day! How romantic! ... (4 replies)
... procedure your having as well. Be sure to speak to your surgeon and ask him what you can expect for the Post Op recovery time. As everyone is different, I had my surgery in March and still having issues and still on crutches but I had three procedures done on the same foot! ... (9 replies)
... Hi Steve, Six weeks ago, 1st December 2008, I had surgery to remove bone spurs on both big toes and also the removal of bunionettes on my little toes, on both feet. ... (49 replies)
... I am having surgery on Tuesday for a tailor's bunion on my right foot. I am extremely nervous about this surgery. ... (1 replies)
... Walking around on a foot that hurts is going to be miserable. Perhaps it's time to take time out for yourself and get the bunion fixed. There is never an ideal time to have foot surgery because you always need to use your feet. If you want to wait, you may want to get crutches for work. ... (3 replies)
... I took 8 weeks off work, I was in a bandage and on crutches for six weeks, heel walking. It was impossible for me to get around for long periods, plus, the city is a busy place, so I knew my foot would be trod on. ... (3 replies)
... or was for me. I was off work only that day. Drove 350 miles by myself on the 3rd day. No crutches but slow walking as getting the weight shifted to dissipate the swelling takes some time to accomplish. ... (5 replies)
... Hi there! After following these boards for 4 months (since my surgery - one toe, chevron bunionectomy), I'll try to tell you what I've seen as average. Everyone is different, though! I've been happy w/my outcome. I was off work for four days - one for the surgery, then 3 days of recovery. By the end of that time I was totally stir-crazy. I was allowed to be weight... (9 replies)
... op. Everyone's body is different and, as such, everyone's surgery will be different. So while, we can tell you our experiences, yours may or may not be similar. ... (39 replies)
... hammertoe surgery on both of my feet at the same time. I have absolutely no regrets about having it all done at once. ... (17 replies)
... Barefoot is not comfortable at all. I just don't know what I'm going to do. I can't take 8 weeks off work again this year so I'm not doing anything until next year. ... (9 replies)
... My surgery is over! ... (10 replies)
... and there was some cartilidge damage they are trying to grow back. i was two weeks with crutches and the "ski boot". now i have a canvas shoe with a rigid sole and velcro straps. ... (1 replies)
Bunion Be Gone!
Nov 28, 2003
... Hi all, I'm new to this board, too. I had surgery this past Monday, a bunionectomy and fixing a bone spur, both in my left foot. ... (5 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on September 27th and so far I feel great. I had the bunion shaved off my left foot and a screw inserted to hold the bone together. It wasn't a major problem for me, I mainly did it for cosmetic reasons. ... (12 replies)
Bunion surgery
Jan 22, 2016
... Ouch, what a lot of work you had done on your foot. I was wondering how well you were able to get around. I am off my foot for at least another 4 weeks and am using crutches and a walker. ... (5 replies)
... weeks post op to my bunion surgery on my left foot. ... (0 replies)




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