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... I have had 5 combined surgeries over the past 2.5 years... ... (3 replies)
... Do not get "minimally invasive" bunion surgery. I say this for several reasons. ... (4 replies)
... hiya, urrghhh thats soo crap we can't apply for permit esp when you see others abusing it! I think i may just try anyway and see what they say How many weeks post-op are you Anj? I didnt see a surgeon until week 6 when I also had x-rays. They gave me the velcro type sandals..with a thick base and straps. They are not great for walking in but they do accommodate all the... (64 replies)

... My hospital didn't have any bunion surgery sandals left and I got those big blue velcro things they give elderly people with swollen feet! They are so impossible to do anything in!! ... (64 replies)
... or a continual action over time such as runner's toe, wearing pointy toed high heels, etc. ... (19 replies)
... eventually get rid of the crutches over the next couple of days. ... (9 replies)
... in fact mine were old enough to help take care of me during recovery. I had a double bunionectomy and hammertoe correction in May of 2006 and was fortunate to have a couple months free before starting a new teaching job in August 2006, by which point I was just fine. ... (11 replies)
... I am 56 and had significant pain from bunions for over 20 years. ... (4 replies)
... It is scary and nerve racking to think about the surgery and procedure, but before you know it, it will be all over with! ... (16 replies)
... experience much pain, I kept my foot up all the time so there really wasn't any swelling, and the toe looked great! WHen I had the fusion, I also had a hammertoe correction on the the 2nd toe. ... (0 replies)
... I had both feet done 5 weeks ago, also NHS. I waited just over a year from my initial referral from the GP. ... (4 replies)
... I would highly recommend having the minimally invasive cheilectomy because he performed the surgery through three 1 cm incisions over the top of my foot rather than through a larger incision. The incisions healed really quickly. ... (7 replies)
... I said that because, that was the only pain I felt as soon as waking from anesthesia and, over 2 months later, it hasn't stopped. ... (1 replies)
... Yes, I would do it all over again if I had to. ... (8 replies)
... Mine was a moderate/severe bunion, but I was told the angle was 17 degrees (they mesaured it at the base of the first and second metatarsal) and the only reasonalbe correction was a lapidus procedure (involves fusion down by the ankle). I was assured with this technique it will never return (woo!) but it is a harder one to get over. I was walking as tolerated imediatly after,... (4 replies)
... I originally had bunion correction to both feet about 21 years ago and have been told that this operation over corrected my bunions, which is probably why I have these bone spurs now, along with arthritis. ... (49 replies)
... I've always disliked my feet, but bunion pain is making me consider surgery. From there, it's easy to think, 'while I'm at it...I could use a little extra fixing. ... (10 replies)
... I responded to your first post and ironically, here I am again able to offer you a response to this question. I had bunion correction in order to relieve my discomfort, but at the same time I had my big toe shortened, not a lot as it doesn't look that much different. ... (10 replies)
... i had bunion surgery over 2 years ago along with a hammertoe correction. they both failed. i had an implant put in my big toe and that failed. almost 6 months ago ihad big toe fusion. ... (8 replies)
... has definitely moved back the way it was when I had a bunion. Yes, the bunion is gone and I have a small bump still but it's more the angle of my toe that is a concern. ... (5 replies)

Associated Tags: arthodesis, arthrodesis, bilateral, bunionectomy post-op, foot, foot arthritis, hallux limitus/rigidus, hammertoe, interpositional arthroplasty, lapidus, metatarsal, orthopedic surgeon

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