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... op. Swelling and bruising has gone some but still some swelling near the big toe area. My incision is healing but I figured it would heal completely within 3 to 4 weeks. There's still a bit more healing to do right where the bunion was. ... (11 replies)
... ad skin. I continued to clean the wound daily with a saline solution and applying an antibacterial ointment. By the end of the fifth week I was happy to say the incision is almost healed. The coloring that we are all looking for is pink. ... (11 replies)
... t get any shoes on my foot, very frustrating, more so because I am allowed t wear shoes now. So, I have ordered some Mary Jane crocs! Not ideal with this type of weather, but it sure is better than a Velcro surgical sandal! ... (240 replies)

... OUCH! My incision is healing very nicely, thank goodness. It is sore when anything touches it, but at least it's closed. ... (37 replies)
... the hardware after the 4th surgery. The first was a bunionectomy about 8 to 10 years ago performed by a Podiatrist my primary care physician recommended. The bunion came back within 10 months. ... (14 replies)
... foot done, local would be fine. Since I would be able to walk immediately, my surgeon said I should just get them both done at the same time, and I would cut the healing time in half. It took 40 minutes to remove the screws. I had some bone overgrowth that he had to remove, so it took a little longer than expected. ... (8 replies)
... le sock which worked great for the first 2 days. By the third day of work my foot was swelling up before my shift was over and since the sock seam stopped on my incision it wasn't comfortable. ... (11 replies)
... I have not posted for awhile. I am still healing, swelling still. I continue to ice and keep feet up after work. ... (0 replies)
... I am new on here, I actually just Googled about things to help with flexibility after bunion surgery and found this thread. I currently am 22 years old and had my bunion surgery over a year ago to be exact June 16, 2010. It went TERRIBLE. ... (24 replies)
... done on both feet 21 yrs ago by a top podiatrist with minimal incision technique and the fact that bunions and foot problems which I told him about run on my mom's side of the family. ... (8 replies)
... stick your foot in cold water for one minute. I was to do this three times in a row once a day. It helped to push the stuff out that is coming to the surface. Not to mention the stitches also slowly came to the surface. I kept doing it for about a week. It really helped. ... (1 replies)
... I am 5 weeks out of bunion surgery on my left foot. ... (1 replies)
... I can sympathisize with your feeling that it's too soon to take a step, but my experience was that the healing curve is really steep! ... (10 replies)
... I had a very similar surgery like you. I'm 20 yrs old and I also had my bunion cut at the side with my big toes broken and realigned with a temporary screw. My surgery was done Oct. 2 and today marks my 6th week post. ... (14 replies)
... and they said it was just to hold it together until my bones heal and most of the time the hardware begins to bother people and cause pain and I will not need them after my bones heal. My swelling has improved and I have not had pain medicine for two days. The stitches are unlike any I have ever seen. ... (21 replies)
... No my doc didn't say anything about that. My feet have gause and an ace bandage on them. I'm probably not supposed to but i move my big toe around sometimes. I just can't help it, i cant let it be still the whole day. ... (14 replies)
... so i am surprised this week to see peeling next to the incision site, the size of a dime. i am surprised there is still healing nearly a year later. and later in day when feet are hotter, a bit of swelling, not really noticeable too much. ... (50 replies)
... I am assuming they either shaved or cut the bunions. Not sure about cutting the bone through. I had a bunion on the big toe towards the top of the toe and had a metatarsal bunion. ... (4 replies)
... a different foot on a different person, which are the bigger variables. You may have had trouble with the cortisol shot because of factors involving your foot, not the doctor. ... (20 replies)
... t. I had been walking on the side and heel only and had told her that it was very painful to walk FWB. The toe wasn't bending, it was horribly swollen, and the incision site was so very very painful. In fact, most of my post op pain has come from the incision and the remaining scar itself... ... (40 replies)

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