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... I've been lurking these boards for the last few months but none of them seem to address my exact condition so I finally made my own account. I started having pain and numbness in my left big toe several years ago in my early twenties. It continued to get worse and I noticed a while ago that my toe joint seemed deformed dvd my toe had gone crooked. I assumed it was a bunion... (1 replies)
... I've been using custom made orthotics for 4 years and I can't go without them. ... (1 replies)
... About 25 years ago I had bunion surgery. ... (4 replies)

... along with basketball, cycling and hiking. In December of 2013 I had my first foot surgery. I was diagnosed at Kaiser with a bunion, and had a bunionectomy on my right foot. They cut a v shape and inserted several screws. ... (2 replies)
... Any doctor who recommends all that surgery, I would run away from as fast as possible!! Years ago, I was fitted to orthotics because my feet were so flat and all they did was make the muscles much, much weaker. ... (6 replies)
... Maybe you can describe more specifically the exercises you do for the benefit of the poster and others. I do stretching every day which helps a little. (13 replies)
... had to work hard at it as well with exercises he has given me. I now have a beautiful arch and lots of strength in my feet, ankles, and all of the leg. I wore orthotics for years and they did nothing but make the feet and ankles more weak! ... (13 replies)
... I have a bunion that decided to grow back... ... (0 replies)
... advice to you to to stay clear of any podiatrist because they do not have the education that the ortho men have and they are very quick to cut. Get rid of those orthotics because they just make the feet and ankles more weak and I speak from experience. ... (8 replies)
... Morton's neuroma in both of my feet. I have had cortisone injections and wear custom orthotics. They are still painful and cause numbing in my toes. My right foot also has a bunion and hammertoe. I have been told that I should have all three fixed at once. ... (8 replies)
... I had a longterm habit of intentional eversion before my surgery, trying to prevent my foot from being "flat". Is a difficult habit to break now that I have a reconstructed foot and my doc wants me to walk "normallly". ... (3 replies)
... Yes, get custom orthotics. Also buy wider toe shoes. Pointed or too narrow toe shoes cramp your toes and cause bunions. You can also try big toe separators but I don't think they help. (3 replies)
... I am 7 months out from foot reconstruction. I had been noticing an area on the outside of my foot which was sore and a bit "pointy". The word "bunion" crossed my mind, but I didn't even want to think about it! ... (3 replies)
... I had very flat feet for years and then after bunion surgery was referred to a man who made inserts. They were the worst things for me because orthotics do nothing but make the muscles in your legs and feet and hips weaker. ... (5 replies)
... haven't heard from me for months but I have been reading many of your posts over the last months. I am 66 years old and am having surgery next month on my right foot to basically reconstruct it. The only pain I have is in my big toe joint and that has been getting worse by the day. I cannot wear reg. ... (5 replies)
... It's unlikely that bunion surgeries were a major contributing factor to flat feet. ... (14 replies)
Bunion recurrence
Mar 31, 2014
... this route and how I am now being helped with NO surgery or orthotics. My feet were as crooked as a politician's at one time and I now have nice arches. Yes, my bunion on one foot was coming back as you will read. Stay clear of podiatrists and any foot surgery that is not necessary!!!!!!! ... (5 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on both feet as well as hammer toes fixed a a good twenty years ago and a couple of years ago, I noticed one foot was going back to where it was before the surgery. I also thought I had been born with flat feet and weak ankles because good feet do not run in my family. ... (11 replies)
... s to my doctor being conservative keeping me non weight bearing longer than most. You will look back at this in less than a year and realize how much better your foot is. ... (12 replies)
... e at age 11. My family nor my doctors have never noticed my flat feet which I have had every since I was about 9 or 10. Last march 2013 I've experienced a lot of foot pain when trying out for the high school lacrosse Team. I would wake up and not be able to walk my feet were so stiff. ... (12 replies)

Associated Tags: bunion surgery, bunion surgery post op care, bunionectomy, calcaneal osteotomy, flat foot arch reconstruction surgery, flat foot reconstruction, foot pain, hammer toe surgery, lump, neuromas, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis

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