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... I've been lurking and reading through past posts of others' experiences and am here to post with my question. So hello fellow bunion surgery survivors! ... (1 replies)
... hammertoe surgery and have been doing the big toe exercises for a week. I was told not to be afraid to force the toe to the maximum range of motion. It hurts! ... (2 replies)
... I had bunion surgery 9 weeks ago. Although I think I'm healing well, I've had issues with swelling and numbness around the big toe and right side of my foot. ... (9 replies)

... The coldness may be due to the clotting of the blood due to less activity. Exercises can be done only after the foot gets healed. You can start with the manipulation exercises which will help in the movement of the toes. ... (19 replies)
... I had bunion surgery and PT is not part of the process. I'm 6 weeks after surgery and allowed to put shoes on and drive again once I can. ... (5 replies)
... Yep, it's gone .... but I do have this tough swelling on top of my foot which I didn't have before. ... (27 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Jan 16, 2008
... I had my first surgery done in DC, having the second one here. ... (11 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Mar 20, 2013
... I totally agree with what danabarb said in that you should try the strengthening and loosening exercises first. It pains me to think of someone your age going through the trauma of foot surgery. ... (6 replies)
... d, the ligament has contracted pulling my big toe back over to the second toe. I have seen the doctor, who admitted that the ligament "contracted." I asked for physical therapy, but have not been diligent about doing the exercises on my own. ... (8 replies)
... Hiya..i had bilateral bunion surgery around 6 weeks ago. I have ben told i can wear normal shoes but im still in my surgical shoes. ... (1 replies)
... Don't be subjected to the negative influences of other people when deciding to have the surgery or not. People were telling me how aweful, terrible, how long the recovery was, how I would not walk for months, how this and how that.... ... (0 replies)
... Last August I had 4 surgeries on my right foot, including bunion surgery, and all were unsuccessful. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, yes, I had my surgery in Dec 2008. ... (18 replies)
... mobility. Part of your limited mobility is due to the swelling and because of that you may have to wait a few more weeks until it goes down before you can begin physical therapy. But, I think PT is really important after bunion surgery. If I hadn't gone to physical therapy I would still have limited mobility in my foot. ... (5 replies)
... what type of surgery did you have? ... (17 replies)
... mpression stockings did help alot although the first ones I had didn't seem to have enough compression so I had to get heavier ones. Also if you can elevate the foot of your bed that helps tremendously at night. You can get 6" bed risers and put them under the legs at the foot of the bed. ... (4 replies)
... weeks ago. I have been dilligent with the exercises they gave me to do. I know that is very important to speeding up the healing process. To date, not able to get foot into a sneaker. ... (5 replies)
... curve to the upside!YEAH!!! It really helps being able to see the progress from the physical therapy. I have something tangible and don't have to think...well, uhmmmm...maybe better but it doesn't feel like it? ... (27 replies)
... I had pretty extensive bunion surgery 6 weeks ago. I was told no weight bearing on foot for 3 weeks. At 3 weeks, I had the pin and stitches taken out and was told to start walking and going to PT. ... (32 replies)
... Sorry it has taken me so long to get back. I'm not sure if I used up all my energy the other day telling HIM what I thought about his actions/lack of actions or what but I've just been dragging ....well, too much other stuff going on and I'm not used to much yet!....even normally though I seem to work on "spurts" of energy...(other health issues)....but won't go into all that... (32 replies)


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