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... I've had the bunion since I was a child, but it only began causing me issues in the year prior to my surgery. ... (3 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 the stitches out and the doc said it looked wonderful and that I had obviously followed instructions well. He's a real believer in the elevation to keep swelling at bay for the first two weeks. ... (2 replies)

... op instructions exactly. ... (17 replies)
... I had surgery on my left foot on Nov. 30th, 2010. I am in my 5th week of recovery. My surgery was similar to what they do for bunion surgeries, but I did not have large bunions. ... (15 replies)
... op instructions. Please get in touch with your doctor to get further instructions and pain medication. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I just had my surgery (single foot) 4 days ago. The doctor gave me absolutely no post-op instructions, other than come in and see me in 10 days. After 3 days of absolutely excrutiating pain, I decided to look online to see if the pain/swelling/discoloration was normal. After icing non-stop for the last day, the pain has started to subside, and the swelling has gone... (3 replies)
... Hi, I'm new to this particular board but having had surgery for my neuroma in 04' my surgeon also said what they all seem to be saying, "That's the biggest one I've seen!. ... (25 replies)
... Yeah, apparently the bandages were wrapped way too tight. It feels better now, with the re-wrap done, but it's still really sore...hurts more on the non-surgery side than the broken side! "Someone" was supposed to tell us that we could unwrap the Ace bandage if there was a problem...but no one ever said that, they only said we could check the boot and loosen it if it looked... (5 replies)
... Tomorrow will be the 4th Friday post surgery and as I previously posted Dr. ... (50 replies)
... op instructions to to the letter. Ask around and see if you can find a doctor who has experience, a good reputation and who you can communicate with. ... (14 replies)
... This upcoming Wednesday would have been seven weeks out for the original surgery and today I had to have surgery again to correct what I messed up. I am looking at at least another four weeks of NWB. ... (9 replies)
... op instructions over and over again and I just can't find any info. ... (4 replies)
... There are so many variations to the bunionectomy that it's difficult to give standard answers. Factors include type of bunion, severity of bunion, procedure performed, age, general health, post-op instructions, post-op footwear (shoe, boot, cast, etc.), and varying doctor philosophies to name a few. That said, I had a chevron bunionectomy 3 months ago. I dropped the... (5 replies)
... I know he mentioned in the recovery room that my bones went back into place "nicely" and surgery went well. I am in a plaster cast boot that comes up to just below the knee. I'm hoping tomorrow he will put me in something lighter. ... (3 replies)
... I think that you need to be able to follow your doctors advice about the post op period. If you don't have the time now to do that, I would pospone to a time when I could. ... (27 replies)
... I have been on these boards since my very first bunion surgery which was back in Nov 03 and I have found it very helpful.As stated in one of the previous posts these boards are for foot problems. ... (12 replies)
... Good grief are you ever lucky!!! My surgery was January 25th and I am nowhere near putting weight on my foot! I don't even know what a Austin is? ... (4 replies)
... op bilateral bunion surgery chevron procedure with permanent pins and tendon release of 2nd toes. I am feeling just about normal again. ... (5 replies)
... I was diagnosed with a bunion on my left foot around the first of the year. The bunion itself wasn't painful, but certain shoes were really uncomfortable to wear. My podiatrist said that I needed bunion surgery. ... (17 replies)


Associated Tags: bunion, bunion surgery, bunionectomy, bunionectomy post-op, crutches, foot issues, mortonís neuroma, physical therapy

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