... I just had the medial slide calcaneal osteotomy, bunion correction and achilles lengthening, etc. done on November 2nd. ... (2 replies)
... I had a medial slide calcaneal osteotomy, lapidus bunionectomy, akin procedure and gastrocnemius recession on Wednesday morning to correct my flat foot and bunion issues. I had a nerve block immediately prior to surgery and it wore off last night. ... (2 replies)
... I have the exactly the same thing on my left foot. EXACTLY! I had surgery on the foot four months ago to correct a severe bunion and three hammer toes. I only feel it when I move my foot when barefoot. I asked the physical therapist about it and she said it would go away over time. ... (5 replies)
... ust do stuff. Everything! I'm keeping it elevated as much as possible while sitting at my desk and icing but if I stay in the same position for to long it goes numb so I have to move around. ... (11 replies)
... it is still numb on the outside, and not very maleable, but really no pain to speak of. ... (13 replies)
... so I don't know its state. It's Sunday, so I guess I wait until Monday to call my doctor, but wanted to check if anyone had this happen for a bunion surgery? ... (10 replies)
... I had bunion removal surgery 19 days ago. ... (2 replies)
... Hello, brand new here..26 yrs old..5 days ago I had foot surgery. Chevron, and tailors bunions both removed. My 2nd metatarsal was shortened, it was about 5mm too long, 2 neuromas removed, and my pinky was turned so it wouldn't go sideways. Needless to say I had a lot done in one foot, and now have 3 incisions, and 3 screws. My doctor wasn't going to give me crutches but I... (2 replies)
... of the time. I am in the recliner and my butt is going numb and just about bored to tears. ... (15 replies)
... HI -
I am six weeks post-surgery - Lapidus procedure for the bunion/first metatarsal, shortening of second and pin in the hammertoe....
Start Phys therapy this week. Foot is still very stiff and the big toe and hammertoe are on the numb side - doc said I had a strong nerve block and it will take a few months for all effects to subside. At the 5/2 doc visit he wanted me... (0 replies)
... Hi, I'm 15 weeks post bilateral bunionectomy. I still have some swelling, not in my big toe but in the joints where the bunions were. I still have some numbness in the one foot that was worse. My incisions are on top of my feet but I'm numb more towards the side of my foot (where the bunion was). My understanding is that it can take up to a year to fully heal as well.... (9 replies)
... Do you know which procedure you are getting ?
I was put in a light sleep for 1.5 hours and local anesthesia at the toe area they were numb for 24 to 72 hours, a pain killer and anti inflamatory protocal was prescribed for 4 days, i only did 2 days, if you have a similar procedure as i did with a good orthopedic surgeon than you should be good at the 3rd week to move around a... (4 replies)
... Iwa, how are things going for you with your foot and the swelling? Still wearing the compression sock?
I went back to work on June 20th and worked for 5 days straight. My shifts were 5 - 6.5 hours but it's retail so add another 30 minutes on each day. I was ready to cut my feet off on day 5 but after a few days off things went back to "normal".
I'm in southern Ontario... (11 replies)
... Hi, I am new to this group.... Looking for some advise :)
Wow 4 days after surgery ?? My Dr. told me at least 3wks. My Surgery is scheduled for Sept 24th I have waited this long, so why not a bit longer ) after all I want to enjoy the rest of the SUMMER TIME !
I am VERY NERVOUS about this. But I Do Like And TRUST The Podiatrist who will be doing my surgery. ... (2 replies)
... I had a bunion surgery back in March which also required 2 screws. When I was about 8 weeks post op I also had similar complaints. ... (2 replies)
... days after surgery. Job requires lots of walking. Wore a soft boot for 6 weeks. Doc says bones have healed. 2 screws were installed. 8 wks post op scar and bunion site still very tender. ... (2 replies)
... My main concerns now are that my big toe is still numb and I cant bend it on my own. ... (11 replies)
... Unlike many others I found my bunion surgery to be relatively painless. My mom went home yesterday so its just me and my 15 year old son again. ... (11 replies)
... Thanks. Both my surgeon and Physical Therapist now think I may have posterior tibia tendonitis. I had an MRI today. I am seeing a Pain Management doctor next week as a percaution for CRPS but my surgeon thinks I would have pain throughout the entire foot making it impossible to touch and not just in the ankle and leg along shin bone. (which is where the tendon is). The... (6 replies)
... At about 4 weeks this burning, stabbing pain started in my leg running up the shin bone. Both my foot and inside of my leg are still numb and tingling. ... (6 replies)